2014 Mid-Year Meeting
June 18-20, 2014
2014 Conference & Trade Show
November 5-8, 2014
Fajardo, Puerto Rico
TSCA Reform Effort
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Welcome to NORA eNews, providing association, member and industry news for companies involved in the responsible recycling of used oil and related materials. To submit information for NORA eNews, please contact NORA at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-753-4277.
2014 NORA Winter Meeting
Over 185 industry leaders attended the 2014 NORA Winter Meeting in Dallas, Texas. Drafts of the meetings minutes are now available on the NORA website.
VeroLube Enters Into Agreement to Acquire Thermo Fluids For $175 Million
On March 10, 2014, NORA Member VeroLube, Inc. announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire NORA Member Thermo Fluids, Inc. through its wholly owned subsidiary VeroLube USA, Inc. Thermo Fluids is the largest western used oil collector and the third-largest collector of used motor oil in the U.S. Thermo Fluids collects approximately 50 million gallons of used motor oil annually from a diverse base of more than 20,000 locations. Click here to view the full press release.
NORA's First Environmental, Health & Safety Forum
The First NORA EH&S Forum in Dallas, Texas was a great success. Over 55 NORA Members participated in a full day of programming tailored to environmental, health & safety professionals.
Gladstone Home to Queensland's First Oil Recycling Facility
On March 13, 2014, Southern Oil, a company that has opened the first oil recycling plant in Queensland, Australia, said their plant will boost the economy as well as enabling waste oil to be reused. Click here to read more about this facility.
Registration Available for the 2014 NORA Mid-Year Meeting in Milwaukee
The 2014 NORA Mid-Year Meeting will be held June 18-20 at The Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Registration forms are now available on the NORA Website. Use the links below for more information about the event.
Oilmen's Truck Tanks Offers Aftermarket Safety Rail System
On January 30, 2014, NORA Member Oilmen's Truck Tanks released a video to demonstrate its user-friendly Safety Rail System. This safety rail can be raised and lowered from the ground with the push of a button and is custom cut to fit the length of your truck tank or trailer. Click here to view the full press release.
Exhibit Space for the 2014 NORA Annual Conference Now AvailableThe 2014 NORA Annual Conference & Trade Show will be held November 5-8, 2014 in Fajardo, Puerto Rico. Registration for Trade Show Exhibitors is now open. Registration for attendees will be available soon. Use the link below for more information about becoming an Exhibitor in the 2014 Trade Show:
The NORA Marketplace is the liquid recycling industry's destination for companies looking to buy, sell or find items or materials. Companies that would like to place a listing in the NORA Marketplace should contact NORA at email@example.com or 703-753-4277.
7 New Members Join NORA
Welcome to NORA's newest members listed below. NORA relies heavily on word of mouth marketing. If you know a company that should be a NORA member, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here to view a current list of NORA member companies.
Classic Used Oil Generator: 1973 Mercury Cougar XR-7
- Certified Recycling (Wills Point, Texas)
- Diversified Recycling, Inc. (Rock Hill, South Carolina)
- Eco Services DBR Inc. (Sunrise, Florida)
- Geophia, LLC (Atlanta, Georgia)
- Matthew D. Gudorf (Whiteright, Texas)
- Republic Services National Accounts (Scottsdale, Arizona)
- Tensile Capital Management (San Francisco, California)
Click here to read about the latest car in NORA's series of Classic Used Oil Generators: the 1973 Mercury Cougar XR-7.