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GoviesEnvironmental Protection 2012 New Product of the Year Award Winners Announced


DALLAS, Nov. 15, 2012 — Environmental Protection (www.eponline.com), part of the 1105 Media Inc. Security, Safety and Environmental Protection Group, today announced 10 companies have won first-place awards in the 2012 Environmental Protection New Product of the Year contest. The contest attracted a record number of entries in categories ranging from Air Quality and Climate to Wastewater.

"We heartily congratulate all of the companies that entered the contest and made it so competitive, particularly in the Health and Safety/Cleanup and New Technology-Industry categories," said Jerry Laws, editorial director of eponline.com. "The judges' scores in every category were extremely close, which testifies to the quality and innovation in each product that was entered this year."

The winning products will be featured on the website, and Environmental Protection will present a trophy for each of them to the winning company. All of the contest entries were products that were introduced to the market between Oct. 1, 2011, and Oct 1, 2012. Two veterans of the environmental industry served as judges -- Paul S. Farber, PE DEE, of Sargent & Lundy, LLC in Chicago, IL and Angela Neville, JD, of Carrollton, TX. Ms. Neville served for many years as the editor of Environmental Protection magazine.


Winners were awarded in the following categories:

Air Quality and Climate

  • Novinda Corp. – Amended Silicates


  • EXAIR Corporation – USB Data Logger for Digital Flowmeter

Environmental Management

  • ParkUSA - FracMAG

Health & Safety/Cleanup

  • New Pig Corporation – PIG© Well Pad Liner 130

New Technology - Consumer

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. – Dionex ICS-4000 Capillary HPIC Ion Chromatography System

New Technology – Industrial

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. – TRACE 1300 Series Gas Chromatograph


  • ERA Environmental Management Solutions – Sustainability Management Dashboard & Virtual Manager

Soil and Groundwater

  • ParkUSA – StormTrooper AQ


  • YSI, a Xylem Brand - EXO Sonde Platform


  • ParkUSA - EleVader™


For more information, please contact

Susan May
Group Marketing Manager, 1105 Media – Environmental Protection
Security, Safety, and Environmental Protection Group
14901 Quorum Drive, Suite 425
Dallas, TX 75254
Phone: 972-687-6744
E-mail: smay@1105media.com