Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Modeling Tip: How to Set Up Variable Density Receptor Grid in AERMOD

Modeling Tip: How to Set Up Variable Density Receptor Grid in AERMOD

BREEZE is the market-leading air dispersion modeling software used by environmental professionals around the world Receptors are specific locations, set up in air quality dispersion models, where ambient concentration estimates or ...


Energy & Renewables

Record 13bn euro invested in offshore wind in 2015: 3GW new capacity

Record 13bn euro invested in offshore wind in 2015: 3GW new capacity

Offshore wind investments in Europe doubled in 2015 to €13.3 billion in a record year for financing and grid-connected installations.   A total of 3,019 MW in new offshore wind capacity came online in European waters in 2015, ...


Environmental Management

A Guide to Oil in Water Monitoring for Environmental Compliance

A Guide to Oil in Water Monitoring for Environmental Compliance

Applications for industrial oil in water monitoring can vary greatly. In upstream and midstream oil and gas production applications, monitoring separation efficiencies is key to optimize production rates, preventative maintenance, ...


Health & Safety

Governance of new technologies: recommendations for responsible innovation in nanotechnology

Governance of new technologies: recommendations for responsible innovation in nanotechnology

Effective risk governance is important when developing new technologies. This study assessed the approaches to governance of nanotechnology in Europe, based on a comprehensive review of literature and practices, complemented by discussions ...


Monitoring & Testing

First Ax60 installed in McDonalds in China and they’re lovin’ it

First Ax60 installed in McDonalds in China and they’re lovin’ it

Analox is breaking into new markets after the first Ax60 carbon dioxide detector was installed in McDonalds in China. Analox have a global agreement with McDonalds to distribute Ax60’s to their restaurants all over the world, and ...


Soil & Groundwater

Flood risks and environmental vulnerability — Exploring the synergies between floodplain restoration, water policies and thematic policies

Flood risks and environmental vulnerability — Exploring the synergies between floodplain restoration, water policies and thematic policies

Nowadays floodplain areas are reduced in size or no longer function as active floodplains, thereby impacting on the delivery of environmental services to local and regional communities and economies. These services include regulating ...


Waste & Recycling

Circular economy in Europe — Developing the knowledge base

Circular economy in Europe — Developing the knowledge base

Europe is bound to the rest of the world through multiple systems that enable two-way flows of materials, financial resources, ideas and innovation. As a result, Europe's economic, ecological and societal resilience is and will continue to ...


Water & Wastewater

Biomarble from Warden Biomedia range selected by WPL for their largest tertiary treatment plant provided for Yorkshire Water`s Danesmoor Site

Biomarble from Warden Biomedia range selected by WPL for their largest tertiary treatment plant provided for Yorkshire Water`s Danesmoor Site

WPL were challenged with the task to design and manufacture the largest bespoke modular steel wastewater process solution (N-SAF) the company have ever supplied. The unit had to handle 50 l/sec FFT, almost twice the average, so something ...


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