Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

History of Air Pollution in the UK

History of Air Pollution in the UK

Concern about urban air quality is not new. Complaints were recorded in the 13th century when coal was first used in London. Since the middle of the 19th century, the atmosphere of the major British cities was regularly polluted by coal ...


Energy & Renewables

REN21 Renewables 2015 Global Status Report - Key Findings

REN21 Renewables 2015 Global Status Report - Key Findings

There has been a rising awareness worldwide that renewable energy and energy efficiency are critical not only for addressing climate change, but also for creating new economic opportunities and for providing energy access to the billions ...


Environmental Management

Audit Management Software: Become a Compliance Superhero

Audit Management Software: Become a Compliance Superhero

Audit management software has revolutionized the environmental, health and safety industry, empowering safety professionals, like you, to spend less time documenting and reviewing and more time providing value-added services. Adopting an ...


Health & Safety

EPA Issues Draft Guidance on Pesticide Cumulative Risk Assessment: Framework for Screening Analysis

EPA Issues Draft Guidance on Pesticide Cumulative Risk Assessment: Framework for Screening Analysis

The Environment Protection Agency (EPA) extended the comment date on its draft guidance, Pesticide Cumulative Risk Assessment: Framework for Screening Analysis, in a Federal Register notice published on August 28, 2015. EPA’s draft ...


Monitoring & Testing

Air monitoring in the Bosnian valley of the pyramids – part 2

Air monitoring in the Bosnian valley of the pyramids – part 2

In the first part of this series, ‘Air monitoring in the Bosnian Valley of the Pyramids—Part 1’, I recounted my trip to Visoko in March 2015. Bosnia and Herzegovina is a fascinating country and well worth going ...


Soil & Groundwater

Water: At a Tipping Point

Water: At a Tipping Point

The Stockholm World Water Week’s focus on “Water for Development” comes at an opportune time. Water as a sector in world affairs is reaching a tipping point. Over the next two decades and more, the global push for food ...


Waste & Recycling

Improved Waste Service Management at St Georges Tower

Improved Waste Service Management at St Georges Tower

Client: Sodexo Location: St Georges Tower, Leicester Date: October 2015 Sector: Education About the Project: Sodexo manages the International Study Centres facilities at St Georges Tower, which is comprised of 164 student ...


Water & Wastewater

Drinking Water Analysis Guide

Drinking Water Analysis Guide

Public Water Systems (PWS), regulated by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), provide drinking water to 90% of Americans. Water systems and laboratories testing drinking water for Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) ...


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