July 2019 Vol. 3

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Upcoming Court Case: Geofabrics Limited v Fiberweb Geosynthetics Limited

Geosynthetic Lining Installer Reports “Substantial Losses” in Difficult Year

Geomembrane Resin Producer Formosa Plastics Being Sued for $162 million for Plastic Pollution

Formosa Formolene® HL3812 Resin Developed for Geomembrane Production
Formolene® HL3812 is a high-molecular weight hexene copolymer resin that is tailored specifically for geomembrane applications

Watershed Geo’s ClosureTurf™ Geomembrane Selected as Closure Method for EPA Superfund Site (Press Release)

Concrete Cloth™ GCCM Used as a Preventative Measure for New Culvert Lining 

Geosynthetics for Coal Combustion Residues (CCR) Applications Presentation [PDF]

Download Webinar – Geosynthetics for Coal Combustion Residues (CCR) Applications [mp4]

Strata Earns GAI-LAP Accreditation for its New Plant Laboratory (Press Release)

Ineos Introduces LLDPE Grades Specifically for Geomembrane Production

Geosynthetic Technology Has Changed How You Should Be Building Your Roads – Here’s Why

Geofabrics has extended the use of its Australian made geotextiles to a problem that beat Norway’s King Canute – Protecting Beaches from Wave Erosion

Effect of Separating Layers to Reduce Material Interactions between PVC and EPDM Geomembranes Under Load

Formolene® HL3721 is a high molecular weight hexene copolymer resin tailored specifically for cast extrusion production of geomembrane films

How Polyethylene Resin Properties Affect Geomembrane Performance by Dr. Scheirs

(Jobs) TENSAR Currently Recruiting for a Geosynthetic Application Technology Manager, Asphalt Interlayer Systems EMEA 

Geogrid Reinforced Soil Walls with Marginal Backfills With and Without Geocomposite Layers

Use of Particle Image Velocimetry (PIV) Technique to Measure Strains in Geogrids

Measuring Mechanical Anisotropy of Geogrid Reinforced Soil using a Cubical Triaxial Apparatus

Capping the estimated 400,000 cubic metres of mercury-contaminated pulp fibre with clean material and a specialized geotextile fabric barrier 

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