Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Low-Nox burner retrofit experiences in cracking furnaces at Dow, Terneuzen

Low-Nox burner retrofit experiences in cracking furnaces at Dow, Terneuzen

Abstract: Dow Benelux B.V. (Dow) operates three ethylene plants from the Netherlands, all based within its Terneuzen facility. In 2009, Technip Stone & Webster Process Technology (Technip) studied options to reduce the NOx emissions ...


Energy & Renewables

3 Critical Challenges Facing the Growing Solar, Wind & Clean Tech Sector

3 Critical Challenges Facing the Growing Solar, Wind & Clean Tech Sector

New figures from leading analyst firms are showing an increased investment in the global clean tech market in 2014, driven primarily by investments in solar and wind energy (which accounted for more than 90 per cent of 2014′s overall ...


Environmental Management

Conflict Minerals Reporting gains Company Value while minimizing Risk

Conflict Minerals Reporting gains Company Value while minimizing Risk

Recently, CSRware tweeted an extremely informative article talking about the benefits of Environmental Management practices. This featured article highlights the importance that these types of techniques have for the future of business ...


Health & Safety

doseBadge Builds up a Head of Steam in York

doseBadge Builds up a Head of Steam in York

Here’s the latest case study from Cirrus Research, featuring the world-famous National Railway Museum. See how the doseBadge Noise Dosimeter helps Anna Kavanagh check that her teams are not exceeding their daily noise exposure ...


Monitoring & Testing

Onsite Meteorological Data - Everything You Need To Know

Onsite Meteorological Data - Everything You Need To Know

Most AERMOD dispersion modeling is conducted using meteorological data from a nearby airport.  As long as the airport is reasonably representative of your source location, there is nothing wrong with that: airports are often ...


Soil & Groundwater

Treating Aniline Compounds at a Former Pharmaceutical Plant, Lombardia, Italy

Treating Aniline Compounds at a Former Pharmaceutical Plant, Lombardia, Italy

Integrated Remediation Approach with Sodium Persulfate based In Situ Chemical Oxidation (PersulfOx®) and Biosparging on Impacted Soils and Groundwater Geology : Sandy and Clayey Silt Contaminant Of Concern : Aniline and its ...


Waste & Recycling

Heavy Metal(s)

Heavy Metal(s)

“Heavy metal” isn’t associated only with rock music. In sustainability, it refers to real metals like cadmium, mercury and lead. And we can all agree that while a little heavy metal ringing in our earphones is OK, we ...


Water & Wastewater

Liveability and the Water Sensitive City

Liveability and the Water Sensitive City

This report establishes the foundation for ongoing research by the CRC in linking urban water management and urban liveability. The study commenced through the Science-Policy Partnership for Water Sensitive Cities, a joint initiative of ...


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