Latest News on Environment

Oil in Water Monitors at the Offshore Technology Conference 2015!
calendar 06/03/2015 ·

It's that time of the year again! OTC 2015 is almost here! Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments, Inc., is pleased to announce their attendance at OTC 2015, to be held May 4 – 7, 2015, at NRG Park, Houston, Texas. Please stop by Booth #5309 to learn about some exciting new technology in the oil in water monitor industry. We are giving away complimentary 1-Day passes to the conference to ...

Fishing boat wastewater shown to be potentially harmful
calendar 06/03/2015 · 0 Comments

Wastewater emptied from commercial fishing boats is an overlooked source of marine pollution, a new US study shows. The researchers suggest that this type of pollution should be given further consideration when assessing the overall environmental impact of fishing, as it may pose a risk to human health and marine life. Life-cycle assessments that analyse the environmental impacts of fishing may ...

Wind Power Beats Nuclear Again in China
calendar 05/03/2015 · 0 Comments

China, the country that is building more nuclear reactors than any other, continued to get more electricity from the wind than from nuclear power plants in 2014. This came despite below-average wind speeds for the year. The electricity generated by China’s wind farms in 2014—-16 percent more than the year before—-could power more than 110 million Chinese homes. China added a ...

Top European companies and organisations get credit for managing workplace stress
calendar 06/03/2015 · 0 Comments

EU-OSHA, the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work, has paid tribute to over one hundred European companies and federations that joined forces with the Agency to combat workplace stress.  By volunteering to become Official Campaign Partners of the “Healthy Workplaces Manage Stress” campaign, these organisations make a great contribution to making Europe’s workplaces ...

Carbon footprint of food waste not necessarily related to its weight
calendar 06/03/2015 · 0 Comments

The carbon footprint of food waste should be taken into account alongside the the weight of food wasted, says a new study. The research examined three years of food waste data from six branches of a Swedish supermarket and calculated the waste’s carbon footprint. On the basis of their footprint, key products that could be targeted for waste reduction include beef mince, meatballs and cream, ...

More News

Environmental Industry Channels


Upcoming Events

  • AMTA/AWWA Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition
    Mar 02

    Join AMTA and AWWA in Orlando to explore how the latest developments in membrane technology can enhance water reliability and quality. Each year the conference reveals new directions in water and wastewater treatment technologies, desalting, and membrane bioreactor applications.

  • Symposium 2015 - Managing Sustainability for the Breakthrough Decade
    Mar 10

    Think 2015 - Managing Sustainability for the breakthrough decade. Best Practices in Corporate & Product Sustainability. PE INTERNATIONAL is hosting its 6th annual Best Practices Symposium under the title “Think 2015 - Managing Sustainability for the breakthrough decade” – a high-profile knowledge-sharing 3-day event that brings together thought leaders, sustainability managers and business pr

  • 2015 Sustainable Water Management Conference
    Mar 15

    The 2015 Sustainable Water Management Conference is a unique, holistic event that brings together water sector or-ganizations to develop relevant, current sessions that water professionals need to be efficient now. Sustainable water management encompasses a multitude of interrelated topics and requires a broad and inclusive approach. This confer-ence seeks to combine technical presentations with in-depth discussio

  • The Original Environmental Compliance Bootcamp Vegas 2015
    Mar 17
    The Original Environmental Compliance Bootcamp focuses on foundational skills and knowledge of EH&S professionals, current environmental laws and requirements, proven compliance strategies, and emerging management approaches:
  • Clean Air Compliance Manager March 2015
    Mar 17
    This is a 3-day course providing a comprehensive look at the Federal Clean Air Act (CAA), its history and drivers, each of the Titles of the 1990 CAA Amendments, and the permitting process.
  • AST/UST Compliance Manager March 2015
    Mar 17

    The course covers recent and upcoming changes to the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), Subpart I, underground storage tank regulations (40 CFR 280); spill prevention control and countermeasures (SPCC) tank requirements (40 CFR 112); effects of the 2005 Energy Bill; enforcement policy changes; and other developments.

  • The Original Environmental Compliance Bootcamp Annapolis March 2015
    Mar 24
    The Original Environmental Compliance Bootcamp focuses on foundational skills and knowledge of EH&S professionals, current environmental laws and requirements, proven compliance strategies, and emerging management approaches.
  • Raman Spectroscopy Adds Chemical ID to Particle Analysis
    Mar 24

    This webinar will discuss the growing interest in combining Raman spectroscopy to image-based particle analysis techniques, in order to provide fast, non-destructive chemical identification of the particles.  Such particle characterization is currently being applied in a wide range of fields, including pharmaceuticals, geology and mining exploration, and environmental analysis.  Introductory material wil

  • Macao International Environmental Co-operation Forum & Exhibition (MIECF)
    Mar 26

    The Macao International Environmental Co-operation Forum & Exhibition (MIECF) is a high-powered annual platform to promote solutions for a low carbon future, and sustainable urban development for cities. Initiated and actively led by the government of the Macao Special Administrative Region (Macao SAR), the exhibition and conference is strategically positioned to nurture business, technology and information ex

  • Financial Management: Cost of Service Rate-Making Seminar
    Apr 20
    This three-day course uses time-honored strategies to teach attendees how to set cost-based and defendable rates. Utilities are faced with escalating costs of operational and infrastructure improvements, expanding regulatory and environmental forces from government and public interest groups and public demand for clean and affordable water.
  • AWWA Annual Conference & Exposition (ACE 2015)
    Jun 07

    AWWA will host the Annual Conference (ACE) in Anaheim, California from June 7-10, 2015 to address and present solutions to water utility challenges. The four-day professional program will cover key topic categories and will include new categories on emerging issues in biological treatments, water reuse, stormwater, and wastewater.

  • 10th IWA International Conference on Water Reclamation and Reuse
    Jul 05

    Water resources crisis is one of the top obstacles restricting the world’s sustainable development. Water reclamation and reuse has been considered as a promising way to mitigate the global water resources risks. Known as ‘world factory’, China has been dealing with problems like water resource shortage and water pollution control for over decades. Holding the IWA Water Reuse Specialist Group con

  • World Water Week 2015
    Aug 23

    World Water Week is organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place in Stockholm, Sweden. It has been the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues since 1991. It is a platform for over 200 collaborating organisations to convene events about water and development issues. Individuals from around the globe also present their findings at the scientific workshops.

  • Pittcon 2015
    Mar 08

    Having grown beyond its roots in analytical chemistry and spectroscopy, Pittcon has evolved into a conference & expo that now also serves a diverse constituency encompassing life sciences, pharmaceutical discovery and QA, food safety, environmental and bioterrorism markets.

    Pittcon’s target audience is not just “analytical chemists”, but all laboratory scientists – anyone who

  • 19th Middle East Oil & Gas Show and Conference (SPE-MEOS) 2015
    Mar 08

    MEOS is the most established exhibition of oil and gas products and services in the Middle East, attracting NOCs, IOCs and major operating companies. The conference, organised by the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), is the largest and best attended technical event of its kind in the region. At MEOS 2015 they combine to offer exceptional networking, business and educational opportunities to all professionals w

Environmental XPRT is part of XPRT Media All Rights Reserved
Subscribe