Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

ETS reform: everything you need to know in a nutshell

ETS reform: everything you need to know in a nutshell

The EU's emissions trading scheme (ETS) was set up to reduce gas emissions and fight climate change, but it is not working as efficiently as it could. On 24 February MEPs approved draft legislation to tackle the imbalances of supply and ...


Energy & Renewables

Solar:The Next Shale?

Solar:The Next Shale?

That is a key question asked in a February 2nd Press Release from Wood Mackenzie, a world leader in commercial intelligence for the energy, metals and mining industries. Just as shale extraction technologies took oil and gas markets ...


Environmental Management

Conflict minerals cyclone to hit manufacturing

Conflict minerals cyclone to hit manufacturing

In the latest round of new year’s forecasts, a noticeably absent topic from more general predictions for the packaging industry was the requirement for companies to comply with conflict minerals legislation. This is of course hardly ...


Health & Safety

Locking up noise in Lancaster Castle – Invictus Noise Monitor & Noise-Hub2 Case Study

Locking up noise in Lancaster Castle – Invictus Noise Monitor & Noise-Hub2 Case Study

It’s pretty unusual for any noise consultant to be asked to monitor noise levels at a dance music event held within a medieval castle but it’s even more unusual when the revellers are all housed in a converted prison wing ...


Monitoring & Testing

Emissions analyser helps manage power station

Emissions analyser helps manage power station

A multiparameter emissions monitor at Thetford power station is being used to demonstrate to the Environment Agency that the plant is performing within the conditions of its environmental permit. However, the data from the analyser, which ...


Soil & Groundwater

Why can’t I control the pH of my aquifer? - pH and Acidity are not the same

Why can’t I control the pH of my aquifer? - pH and Acidity are not the same

Acidity is the amount of base required to neutralize acids present in a water sample. This is important because it determines the amount of buffer required to adjust aquifer pH. Since acids can disassociate to different extents, two ...


Waste & Recycling

An Infographic on “A Bottles Journey”

An Infographic on “A Bottles Journey”

The average family consumes annually about 500 glass jars or bottles.  Glass if taken to landfill will never decompose.  However glass can endlessly be recycled without loosing its characteristics.  Glass is made from raw ...


Water & Wastewater

NOV Offers a White Paper on Kenics™ Heat Transfer Equipment for Adhesives and Sealants Applications

NOV Offers a White Paper on Kenics™ Heat Transfer Equipment for Adhesives and Sealants Applications

NOV is offering a white paper that discusses the use of Kenics static mixer heat transfer equipment for adhesives, sealants, resins and polymers. The white paper describes the design aspects of heat transfer equipment and how it benefits ...


Environmental XPRT is part of XPRT Media All Rights Reserved
Subscribe