Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

`Atmospheric Composition in Two Contrasting Megacities` - PhD studentship available.

`Atmospheric Composition in Two Contrasting Megacities` - PhD studentship available.

A PhD studentship with CERC CASE support, 'Atmospheric Composition in Two Contrasting Megacities', is available at the University of Edinburgh, to commence in September 2015. Project background Air pollution is an environmental factor ...


Energy & Renewables

2014 JRC Ocean Energy Status Report

2014 JRC Ocean Energy Status Report

Abstract Oceans and seas have the potential to play a significant role in providing clean energy. Different technologies are currently being developed to ensure a long term contribution of ocean energy to the future energy system. Among ...


Environmental Management

Construction Sector - practicing environment

Construction Sector - practicing environment

This article approaches the norms in constructions activities from the environmental perspective. It is solely based on the author's close proximity with the construction activities in terms of site audits, EMS ISO14001 assistance and ...


Health & Safety

A Guide on International Chemical Conventions

A Guide on International Chemical Conventions

There are many international chemical conventions restricting or even banning the production, use and trade of certain hazardous chemicals for the purpose of protecting human health and the environment. We have prepared a guide on major ...


Monitoring & Testing

New Developments in Thermal Dispersion Mass Flow Meters: In-The-Field Compensation for Changes in Natural Gas Composition

New Developments in Thermal Dispersion Mass Flow Meters: In-The-Field Compensation for Changes in Natural Gas Composition

Introduction The flow of natural gas in pipelines is often complicated by changes in the composition of the gas. The method described in this paper solves the problem of variable composition via a new four-temperature mass flow sensor. The ...


Soil & Groundwater

EDGE Data Management Workflow and the Caltex NGP - Case Study

EDGE Data Management Workflow and the Caltex NGP - Case Study

Introduction Caltex National Gauging Program: bi-annual groundwater gauging at 701 Caltex properties across Australia for 3 years Driven by State regulatory compliance and contamination risk management Extremely large quantity of data ...


Waste & Recycling

Landfill Compaction Test

Landfill Compaction Test

TANA E520 VS. BOMAG 1172-RB This compaction study has been conducted in Belvedere Landfill, Legoli, Italy. Compaction test was conducted between TANA E520 (52 ton) machine vs. Bomag 1175-BC (55 ton) machine. Test was done by Independent ...


Water & Wastewater

DESMI Lifts Green Ship Business Case

DESMI Lifts Green Ship Business Case

New rules call for fresh approach It’s hardly news that the shipping industry is mobilising to meet the demands of wave after wave of new environmental regulations. From the IMO’s ballast water management legislation to EEDI ...


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