June 15th, 2017

President and CEO Ron Potter was pleasantly surprised while opening his mail at his desk on 5/31. Tucked inside an envelope was a letter from Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. praising MXI for a successful event and for the company’s efforts to raise environmental awareness. Inside was also a picture taken at the event of Mr. Potter with Mr. DiVincenzo and other key county employees. “It was a wonderful gesture from Mr. DiVincenzo. He doesn’t have to do that. It’s very…

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May 31st, 2017

Corrosive Liquids can be acids and caustics. They are determined by pH, which is a measure of the hydorgen ion concentration of a solution. Acids have a low pH and the caustics we are discussing have a high PH. Although most cleaners are slightly caustic, some are extremely dangerous and can cause severe chemical burns. Most cleaners in the store are weak bases. They should still be handled with gloves, safety glasses, and extreme care. If you get some on you clean with soap and water….

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May 31st, 2017

The chalk paint developed from MXI’s recycled latex paint has been a real hit with the projects its been used on. Check out website dedicated to latex paint recycling to read more about it!

Successful New Project With Recycled Chalk Paint!

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May 12th, 2017

MXI was honored to receive the Green Giving Award from Matthew 25 Ministries (M25) for the company’s contribution to the M25’s paint recycling program. M25 provides humanitarian aide and disaster relief to some of the most poverty stricken areas in the world. M25 has an incredible reputation for providing assistance directly to the people and bypassing the corrupt elements that infect relief industry. You can read more about ministry on their website at M25M.org. To see our full award and…

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April 25th, 2017

Pool chemicals are corrosives, like sodium bisulfate, and oxidizers, like calcium hypochlorite, that are put into the pool to control algae growth. These chemicals are very dangerous and injure nearly 5,000 people yearly. It’s important to use proper personal protective equipment, like gloves and safety glasses, when handling the material. The chemicals, solid or liquid, can cause chemical burns and must not be ingested in any quantities. If you inadvertently touch pool chemicals…

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