Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

The Right Mix for Clean Air

The Right Mix for Clean Air

Reducing air pollution is an increasingly important topic all around the world. Many governments—also in developing countries—set new limits for emissions such as nitrogen oxides in flue gas. Sulzer offers advanced mixing ...


Energy & Renewables

Pumped hydro storage softens blow of wind imbalance penalties

Pumped hydro storage softens blow of wind imbalance penalties

Quarry Battery is developer of the £160 million ($249.2 million) Glyn Rhonwy pumped hydro facility in Wales which will be the UK’s first grid-scale electricity storage facility for decades. The facility will produce nearly 50 ...


Environmental Management

Contract Management – Understanding the Six Sigma Process Improvement for Legal Services

Contract Management – Understanding the Six Sigma Process Improvement for Legal Services

Many have heard the term Six Sigma. Yet many are not exactly sure what it means. In some organizations, Six Sigma is merely used as a term to indicate the measure of quality with the ultimate goal of perfection. Six Sigma is actually ...


Health & Safety

EU-OSHA successful benchmarking: how is it done?

EU-OSHA successful benchmarking: how is it done?

In a recent report, EU-OSHA reviews benchmarking schemes throughout Europe. Case studies of occupational safety and health (OSH) schemes outline success factors and obstacles and demonstrate the diversity of schemes that exist in Europe. ...


Monitoring & Testing

`Good to Go™ tags´ manage your daily or weekly calibration and safety checks

`Good to Go™ tags´ manage your daily or weekly calibration and safety checks

Keeping up with safety regulations can be complicated and time-consuming. Having an easy to complete, simple visual guide to carry out safety or calibration checks solves this problem and helps to keep the workplace ...


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

Waste to Energy Analysis

Waste to Energy Analysis

The manufacturing of SRF in a single pass is not a new concept. However, with the environmental efficacy of alternative fuel production under seemingly increasing scrutiny, a one-step process is of growing importance, believes Peter ...


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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