Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Projections in hindsight - An assessment of past emission projections reported by Member States under EU air pollution and GHG legislation

Projections in hindsight - An assessment of past emission projections reported by Member States under EU air pollution and GHG legislation

Over the past decade, European Union (EU) Member States were required to regularly compile and report official estimates of their projected (future) emissions for the year 2010 under two complementary pieces of legislation: for ...


Energy & Renewables

Biofuels Digest Series On TSCA And The Bioeconomy

Biofuels Digest Series On TSCA And The Bioeconomy

Biofuels Digest is running a "Thought Leadership" series of articles highlighting some of the ways the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) applies to biobased products. The articles, written by Biobased and Renewable Products Advocacy ...


Environmental Management

Three ways to strengthen IPCC reports

Three ways to strengthen IPCC reports

As the UN’s COP 21 meeting in Paris, France, draws closer, the future of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is under consideration. In numerous consultations from Nairobi to Berlin, member countries and scientists ...


Health & Safety

Bird Netting Keeps Birds Away from Dining Customers - Case Study

Bird Netting Keeps Birds Away from Dining Customers - Case Study

Aruba Beach Restaurants Solve Pressing Bird Issue With StealthNet Bird Netting Imagine a beachside restaurant at a luxury hotel. Could be Hawaii, or the Caribbean, or maybe even the South Pacific. In this case it’s Aruba. You take a ...


Monitoring & Testing

Boiler Dissolved Oxygen Control

Boiler Dissolved Oxygen Control

DISSOLVED OXYGEN CHEMISTRY Dissolved Oxygen (DO) is a measure of the amount of oxygen, usually thought of as a gas, that is dissolved in a liquid such as water. Oxygen is essential to life and is also the most common element found taking ...


Soil & Groundwater

Using Geosynthetics in Slope Stability

Using Geosynthetics in Slope Stability

The majority of slope failures within the geosynthetics industry can often be avoided with proper engineering and material selection. However, the factors that affect slope stability can be difficult to discern and measure. Soil thickness, ...


Waste & Recycling

Recycling of Cars Made Green and Cleaner with Verderflex Peristaltic Pumps

Recycling of Cars Made Green and Cleaner with Verderflex Peristaltic Pumps

At the end of its’ life, a car yields on average, 140 kilos of shredder waste: 26 kg of metals, 69 kg of plastics, 11 kg of minerals and 24 kg of fibres. In Tiel, Netherlands, a Post Shredder Treatment plant (PST) was built in 2011, ...


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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