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Drilling plan may restrict sensitive Arctic Ocean areas
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The federal Department of the Interior will make additional areas of Arctic Ocean waters off-limits to drilling when it announces a new five-year offshore drilling plan, a member of the Alaska congressional delegation saidMonday. U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, said she was briefed last week by federal officials who told her the Obama administration will permanently remove from consideration ...

New Additions to IONICON Trace Gas Analyzer Series to be showcased at Pittcon 2015
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IONICON, the Austrian based leading manufacturer of PTR-MS real-time trace VOC analyzers presents the new PTR-QiTOF and the PTR-TOF 1000, complementing its PTR-TOF trace gas analyzer series. Both instruments can optionally be equipped the new fast GC add-on, combining Gas Chromatographic separation with real-time trace VOC analysis. PTR-QiTOF Featuring a Quadrupole ion guide (Qi), the new ...

Latest news from Geovariances Environment consulting corner
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Geovariances consultants have been quite busy during the last quarter, with various projects related to soil pollution, nuclear decommissioning and air quality monotoring. They had, among others, radiological characterization projects and geostatistical projects on a former oil storage site to handle... 2014 marked a significant shift with several radiological characterisation projects occurring ...

NPL gives evidence to the Environmental Audit Committee
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he Environmental Audit Committee examines how government policies and programmes will affect the environment and sustainable development. It is made up of prominent MPs from each of the major political parties. Jane was joined by Tony Grayling and Mark Ellis Jones of the Environment Agency. The session aimed to address the following points: The risk from fracking operations in the UK, ...

Brewed using the best Czech water
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The heat and the strong odour of barley malt hit you like a wave the second you step inside. In the heart of the brewery, the brewer and his assistants move around the hall containing huge copper tanks and monitor every detail of the brewing process. "For us, brewing beer is primarily about keeping the traditions and the old craftsmanship alive. We use only locally produced ingredients, and ...

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