Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Purification of Biogas in EDAR Mapocho

Purification of Biogas in EDAR Mapocho

BIOCONSERVACION: Integral solution for biogas purification in WWTPs Biogas is mainly composed by methane and carbon dioxide as a result of organic matter fermentation in the absence of air by the action of a microbial consortium ...


Energy & Renewables

If we quit oil, then what?

If we quit oil, then what?

Ditching oil would hugely increase electricity demand. Here’s why that’s a good thing for the environment. The recent oil pipeline spill in Santa Barbara has been an unfortunate case of déjà vu, bringing ...


Environmental Management

Achieving a cleaner, more sustainable and healthier future

Achieving a cleaner, more sustainable and healthier future

In 2009, as countries prepared to negotiate a global climate treaty in Copenhagen, Denmark, the front cover of the first Lancet Commission on health and climate change issued a stark warning: “Climate change is the greatest ...


Health & Safety

Healthcare Organizations And HIPAA – The Cost Of Non-Compliance

Healthcare Organizations And HIPAA – The Cost Of Non-Compliance

When stories break in the media of medical files with patient information found in dumpsters, or laptops with unencrypted data left in cabs or stolen from offices, one element that is often overlooked is that the medical offices in ...


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

Geotextile Gravel Pavers keep lake clean in Denver - Case Study

Geotextile Gravel Pavers keep lake clean in Denver - Case Study

Denver’s City Park is an iconic symbol of the Mile High City. The oft-photographed park is home to the city’s zoo and the Denver Nature and Science Museum, as well as sports and recreational areas. In 2014, the asphalt parking ...


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

Waste Water Treatment Plant sees Economic and Environmental Return on Investment with Biosolids Drying System from Therma-Flite

Waste Water Treatment Plant sees Economic and Environmental Return on Investment with Biosolids Drying System from Therma-Flite

Therma-Flite, a resource recovery technology company, releases a new case study that provides municipalities with a look at how one mid-sized city has achieved its goals of eliminating transportation and landfill costs associated with ...


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