Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Questions and answers on the proposal to revise the EU emissions trading system (EU ETS)

Questions and answers on the proposal to revise the EU emissions trading system (EU ETS)

1. Why has the Commission proposed today a revision of EU ETS? The European Commission has presented a legislative proposal to revise the EU Emissions Trading System (ETS) in line with the 2030 climate and energy policy framework agreed ...


Energy & Renewables

Pushing the Limits of Reengineering

Pushing the Limits of Reengineering

Cutting-edge turbine technology enables more efficient and cleaner power generation. However, the service of advanced gas turbines is challenging—especially when parts need to be replaced. The example of a blade replacement project ...


Environmental Management

How Does Your Company Approach Sustainability Reporting?

How Does Your Company Approach Sustainability Reporting?

Sustainability reports contain information compiled by organizations that address the environmental and social effects of everyday business activities. They provide the opportunity for a business to define its values and demonstrate a ...


Health & Safety

How To Avoid Penalties For Not Containing Spills

How To Avoid Penalties For Not Containing Spills

Do you need a Safe Drain system? Answer the following questions: Do you have unprotected or poorly protected storm drains? Are they located in an area where runoff is a problem or where the potential for a hazardous spill exists? ...


Monitoring & Testing

Monitoring network for Scottish ports - Case Studies

Monitoring network for Scottish ports - Case Studies

Historically, ferry masters operating off the west coast of Scotland would have to sail to a port and on arrival visually assess the weather and tide conditions before deciding whether safe berthing alongside the pier or quayside would be ...


Soil & Groundwater

Q&A: A look at Shell Oil and Arctic offshore drilling

Q&A: A look at Shell Oil and Arctic offshore drilling

Shell Oil drill vessels are heading to the Arctic. But they will not be permitted to drill into petroleum-bearing rock until a key piece of blowout response equipment, a capping stack, is on site. The capping stack is carried on the ...


Waste & Recycling

How Recycling Plastic Helps To Save The Environment And Natural Resources

How Recycling Plastic Helps To Save The Environment And Natural Resources

We all have recycling boxes that sit next to our wheelie bins and often there is a public recycling point in a car-park nearby.  Some of us have become recycling experts and recycle almost 100% of their household waste, while the vast ...


Water & Wastewater

A Refinery saves 25% on biocide dosage by using HydroBio Advance

A Refinery saves 25% on biocide dosage by using HydroBio Advance

Real time determination and monitoring of biofilm in cooling systems 1. KEYWORDS HydroBio® Advance, Cooling system, Biofilm, Biocide consumption 2. BACKGROUND This case study shows how the application of the HydroBio® Advance is ...


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