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  • Kristin Thompson

6 Eco-Friendly Products & Services

In honor of Earth Day 2015, we present 6 eco-friendly products and services from across our industry!

1. ESAB Environmentally-Friendly Copper Finish For OXWELD® Series Cutting Tips

ESAB’ s Global Center of Excellence for Gas Apparatus in Florence, South Carolina announced a new copper finish for its OXWELD® Series of high-performance acetylene, alternate fuel, specialty cutting and Steel Industry Products tips included in its gas apparatus product line. In support of its commitment to environmental responsibility, ESAB will no longer chrome plate OXWELD cutting tips as of October 1, 2014.


2. CM Lodestar Electric Chain Hoists

Lifetime grease-lubricated Gear Box means no changing and disposing of hazardous oil. The Lodestar is documented RoHS compliant (Restriction of Hazardous Substance) and shipped in boxes made of recycled material.


3. Big Blue® 500X Eco Pro Diesel Engine-Driven Welder/AC Generator

Designed to be up to 25 percent more fuel-efficient during typical welding operations than other models. Output of the engine matches the power required, saving operating cost and the environment. The fuel savings really add up when running day-after-day, while producing fewer carbon emissions. Meets tough EPA Tier 4i compliance standards.


4. DEMAG DC-Wind Chain Hoist

Designed specifically for the maintenance and service of wind turbines. Its high lifting speeds enable it to cut maintenance and downtimes to a minimum – making a valuable contribution towards high availability and efficient operation.