Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Not there yet! Emissions reduction pledges fall short of 2 degree centigrade goal

Not there yet! Emissions reduction pledges fall short of 2 degree centigrade goal

According to an analysis published (PDF) by the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment. there is a gap between current ambitions and the actions that need to be taken to limit a rise in global ...


Energy & Renewables

USDA Promotes Development Of More Efficient Biomass Drying Systems

USDA Promotes Development Of More Efficient Biomass Drying Systems

On August 3, 2015, Forest Concepts, LLC received a two-year, $499,997 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) contract from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture. The contract will support the development of predictive ...


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

OSHwiki article in the spotlight – health and safety issues in the waterborne sector

OSHwiki article in the spotlight – health and safety issues in the waterborne sector

Working at sea is one of the most physically demanding and dangerous work environments. This is exacerbated by the fact that ships can be both workplace and homes, meaning seafarers are exposed to hazards at work as well as in their living ...


Monitoring & Testing

How can I keep my samples secure and tamper proof?

How can I keep my samples secure and tamper proof?

The first stage of any test is to collect a sample. Whether it’s water, biological tissues, or a sample from a production line, it must be representative of the bulk and not be altered in order to give accurate results. Most ...


Soil & Groundwater

Preventing Soil Erosion - Protecting Humanity

Preventing Soil Erosion - Protecting Humanity

When discussing environmental concerns, soil erosion is not the first issue that comes into mind. The world’s media focuses on fossil fuel problems, climate change, biodiversity and forest fires, while soil depletion is less ...


Waste & Recycling

Landfilling, Waste-to-Energy, Recycling and Hazardous Waste

Landfilling, Waste-to-Energy, Recycling and Hazardous Waste

Landfilling, Waste-to-Energy, Recycling and Hazardous Waste By investing in and using inventive waste technologies, landfill owners will mitigate the liability, demonstrate good community social responsibility, and most importantly, add ...


Water & Wastewater

Industrial Peristaltic Pumps reduce the cost of ownership for paper and packaging manufacturer

Industrial Peristaltic Pumps reduce the cost of ownership for paper and packaging manufacturer

Challenge A leading paper and packaging manufacturer in Australia was using Air-Operated Double Diaphragm (AODD) pumps to deliver 4-colour ink to its printers. The on-site AODD pumps were using considerable amounts of compressed air and ...


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