Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Catching air - Jimmy Gasore is working on Africa’s first high-frequency climate observatory in his native Rwanda.

Catching air - Jimmy Gasore is working on Africa’s first high-frequency climate observatory in his native Rwanda.

Original story at MIT News All around the planet, high-frequency climate observatories are collecting atmospheric data around the clock as part of the Advanced Global Atmospheric Gases Experiment (AGAGE), a 35-year-old project to study ...


Energy & Renewables

CSP faces new California siting limits in DRECP

CSP faces new California siting limits in DRECP

The publication of the Preferred Alternative draft of the much-awaited Desert Renewable Energy and Conservation Plan (DRECP) brings both hope and consternation to supporters of clean energy in California. DRECP would close approximately ...


Environmental Management

The Sustainability Maturity Curve

The Sustainability Maturity Curve

For businesses, sustainability is not a destination, but a continuous journey. To help companies and managers to understand the topic and why they should be interested in it, PE International uses the concept of the sustainability maturity ...


Health & Safety

Investing in Workplace Safety - Before It`s Too Late

Investing in Workplace Safety - Before It`s Too Late

Whether we’re talking about safety violations in retail store like Dollar Tree or an unsafe lab environment at an educational institution like UCLA, health and safety violations in the workplace can have disastrous results for any ...


Monitoring & Testing

Measuring total organic carbon in wastewater

Measuring total organic carbon in wastewater

The continuous TOC analysis of industrial waste water is known to be problematic especially, when the TOC analyser is used as a spill monitor for heavily polluted waste water containing a high-load of particles. Thus, most operators ...


Soil & Groundwater

Heat-enhanced bioremediation and destruction - Case Study

Heat-enhanced bioremediation and destruction - Case Study

Introduction In situ thermal treatment through Electrical Resistance Heating (ERH) is a proven robust technology for the treatment of volatile organic compound (VOC) source zones. ERH effectively treats the subsurface by volatilizing ...


Waste & Recycling

Dense medium separation ideal for processing SR and Zorba

Dense medium separation ideal for processing SR and Zorba

Designed, engineered and manufactured by Belgium-based Galloo Recycling Solutions (GRS), the GRS Dense Medium Separator uses dense medium drums specifically designed for highly precise separation of plastics from non-ferrous metals. This ...


Water & Wastewater

From Wastewater Treatment to Sweet Pineapples

From Wastewater Treatment to Sweet Pineapples

In wastewater treatment, ammonia that is removed from sewage used to be discharged directly to the atmosphere. Nowadays, studies have identified that ammonia emissions are of major concern to air quality. This has led to a new way of ...


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