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LaSalle Plant Celebrates 3 Year Safety Milestone

Safety is critically important in manufacturing, and it remains a top priority at Carus. We are proud to share the CAIROX and Maintenance Teams have just achieved three years without a recordable injury. This is a significant safety milestone
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Meet our 2022 Summer Interns!

We are excited to introduce the six individuals who all hail from the Illinois Valley area to our 2022 Intern group to Carus! Each summer, we are proud to invest in a group of interns and summer students to
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Local Student Wins T-Shirt Design Contest

2022 marks the 20th Anniversary of Carus Summer Science Camp. To celebrate this special milestone, Carus hosted a commemorative t-shirt design contest for camper-aged students in the area.  Congratulations to the winner of the 2022 t-shirt design contest –
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Pay it Forward

In April, Carus employees around the world participated in our first global Pay it Forward initiative. Each of our locations – LaSalle, Illinois; Peru, Illinois; Belmont, North Carolina; and Oviedo, Spain – selected a local charity and collected items
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Summer Science Camp 2022 Registration & T-Shirt Design Contest

PERU, IL – Many parents are choosing science camps to keep their kids engaged during the summer break and to give them a head start with in-demand STEM skills. Starting May 23, Illinois Valley parents will have a chance
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IVCC Summer Ed’Venture Camp

Summer camps are an exciting opportunity for children to expand their horizons and explore new interests. Illinois Valley Community College offers a variety of in-person and online summer camp courses for students in LaSalle, Peru, Oglesby, and the surrounding
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Blended Phosphate Solves Lead Issue

Background:A city located in the United States was investigating high lead levels in their system with lead levels of 17 ppb which is over the U.S. EPA (United States Environmental Protection Agency) action level of 15 ppb. During the
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Sulfide and Corrosion Control Case Study

BACKGROUND Kootenai-Ponderay Sewar District located near Sandpoint, Idaho, was trying to control hydrogen sulfide corrosion and odor at two lift stations and several manholes. The source of the problems was from a pressure sewer line that was being discharged
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Carus Introduces Holiday Giving Fence

PERU, IL – Carus unveils the Giving Fence, a new community initiative providing new and gently used winter apparel to those in need. The Giving Fence is available to the public, with an invitation to take what you need
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