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Air & Climate

China readies national carbon market to fight climate change

China readies national carbon market to fight climate change

BEIJING (AP) - At first, the numbers and company names flashing on a big board in Beijing's financial district suggest a booming market. A closer look indicates otherwise: The scrolling list rotates the same dozen or so trades, all ...


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

The Corporate Risk of Climate Change

The Corporate Risk of Climate Change

We all know climate change is happening. And we here at TriplePundit spend a lot of time making the business case for action. There are indeed many reasons for companies to respond to the threat. Those near the coast might face flooding, ...


Health & Safety

Recycling Solvents in Histology Department of Hospitals

Recycling Solvents in Histology Department of Hospitals

Industrial rotary evaporator: eco-friendly and cost-saving Solvents (ethanol, xylene and water) are used in histology for dewatering and destaining during the preparation of tissue sections. Here we show how these solvents are ...


Monitoring & Testing

Weather Data for Noise Monitoring

Weather Data for Noise Monitoring

“Weather conditions are the single largest variable factor in how sound travels over large distances,” says Steve Bilawchuk principal partner and engineer at ACI Acoustical Consultants Inc. “Wind speed and wind direction ...


Soil & Groundwater

A Natural Modeling Approach to Pumping Wells in Visual MODFLOW Flex

A Natural Modeling Approach to Pumping Wells in Visual MODFLOW Flex

The Waterloo Hydrogeologic software development team is constantly making improvements based on the feedback and suggestions from our worldwide users. Recently, our focus has been on redesigning the pumping wells boundary condition in ...


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

Application of chemical oxygen demand to drinking water

Application of chemical oxygen demand to drinking water

“This study investigated the use of a photoelectrochemical chemical oxygen demand (peCOD) analyzer for the detection of model organic compounds and natural organic matter (NOM) from four drinking water treatment plants in Nova ...


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