Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

CO2 Emissions From Fuel Combustion Highlights 2014

CO2 Emissions From Fuel Combustion Highlights 2014

In the lead-up to the UN climate negotiations in Lima, the latest information on the level and growth of CO2 emissions, their source and geographic distribution will be essential to lay the foundation for a global agreement. ...


Energy & Renewables

How to comply with the ERC Energy Regulations in Kenya in 6 Easy Steps

How to comply with the ERC Energy Regulations in Kenya in 6 Easy Steps

It is now just about three years since the enactment of the Energy Efficiency Regulations 2012. Dawn has arrived for high energy consumers (those spending more than 15,000kWh of energy per month) to comply with the regulations. Energy ...


Environmental Management

Who really is responsible for climate change and industrial emissions policy in Canada?

Who really is responsible for climate change and industrial emissions policy in Canada?

There seems to be no end to press releases announcing good things to deal with climate change and equally no end to criticism for alleged failings in this regard. All three levels of government share in the plaudits and criticisms for ...


Health & Safety

Safety in Practice: Applying Behavior-Based Safety to Serious and Fatal Injury Prevention

Safety in Practice: Applying Behavior-Based Safety to Serious and Fatal Injury Prevention

Sometimes the best tool for a complex problem can be right in front of us. But does that principle apply in the case of something as complex and urgent as a serious injury or fatality (SIF)? For years, organizations have sought to ...


Monitoring & Testing

Technical Hints and Tips for Optimal Performance of your Loeser Osmometer

Technical Hints and Tips for Optimal Performance of your Loeser Osmometer

General function and description: The sample (serum, blood, urine or any other aqueous solution) is filled in a plastic sample tube and cooled via a Peltier element. These are semiconductor devices, which become cold on one ...


Soil & Groundwater

ALGIZ 10X Rugged tablet boosts productivity for the North American coal corporation - Case Study

ALGIZ 10X Rugged tablet boosts productivity for the North American coal corporation - Case Study

Challenge Find a rugged computer capable of handling a large-scale coal mining operation’s very specific needs. Solution Install the Algiz 10X rugged tablet and vehicle cradle in mining machinery cabins. Result A mining tablet ...


Waste & Recycling

Upgrading of plastics with TITECH autosort 4 at Balsamo Reciclagem, Brazil - Case Study

Upgrading of plastics with TITECH autosort 4 at Balsamo Reciclagem, Brazil - Case Study

Balsamo Reciclagem upgraded its plant with the installation of the innovative TITECH autosort 4 optical sorter. Thanks to this equipment, the company managed to increase material processing speed and amount, boost productivity, offers a ...


Water & Wastewater

Can incentives protect Canada’s clean water?

Can incentives protect Canada’s clean water?

Clean water is a vital, valuable resource for Canada. We drink it. We grow food with it. We generate power using it. We use it as an input to industry, from manufacturing to oil and gas production. We swim, splash, and paddle our canoes in ...


Environmental XPRT is part of XPRT Media All Rights Reserved
Subscribe