Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

NEC Directive Status Report 2014

NEC Directive Status Report 2014

Reporting by Member States under Directive 2001/81/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October 2001 on national emission ceilings for certain atmospheric pollutants This report describes the most recent emission ...


Energy & Renewables

CH4E 25m3 DIY Biogas Holder - Case Study

CH4E 25m3 DIY Biogas Holder - Case Study

CH4e have a simple mantra; they are “singularly devoted to creating energy independence and increased wealth for farmers”. Being one of a very few UK companies offering an entirely British designed and built AD system to the ...


Environmental Management

G7 Climate Vision requires Gargantuan Economic Shift

G7 Climate Vision requires Gargantuan Economic Shift

When leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy countries pledge to "decarbonize" the global economy, they're talking about a shift so dramatic that one analyst described it as a new Apollo mission. Like putting a man on the moon, it would ...


Health & Safety

Collecting Data from the Field? Follow this Formula for Success!

Collecting Data from the Field? Follow this Formula for Success!

A drill operator at an oil rig is looking tired and “out of it.” He’s yawning, his movements are slow, and he doesn’t appear to be paying much attention to detail. Immediately, the supervisor relieves the drill ...


Monitoring & Testing

Comparison of Directional WaveGuide Radar with Directional WaveRider Buoy

Comparison of Directional WaveGuide Radar with Directional WaveRider Buoy

Abstract Down looking FMCW radars for measuring water level, tides and wave height have been in use for 25 years. A combination of three down looking FMCW radars, mounted on an o↵ shore location, can be used to accurately measure ...


Soil & Groundwater

Soil degradation, a deepening problem

Soil degradation, a deepening problem

Land is increasingly encountering problems which cause soil degradation. Erosion, desiccation and salinisation are just a few examples. The result is that fertile top layers of the soil disappear, water infiltration deteriorates and ...


Waste & Recycling

Landfill Leachate Sources and Treatment Options

Landfill Leachate Sources and Treatment Options

What is leachate? In a lab, it is any liquid that extracts solids as it passes through matter. In a landfill, it is the water that enters the facility in a number of ways, passes through waste material on contact, contains a wide range of ...


Water & Wastewater

A Layman`s Guide to Inorganic and Organic Contaminant Removal by Standard Filtration Methods

A Layman`s Guide to Inorganic and Organic Contaminant Removal by Standard Filtration Methods

Plant operators, maintenance engineers and mechanics, specifying engineers, installation technicians, and others involved in inorganic and organic contaminant removal are oftentimes called upon to choose and apply filtration solutions. To ...


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