Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

3 Steps to Decarbonizing Development for a Zero-Carbon Future

3 Steps to Decarbonizing Development for a Zero-Carbon Future

A new World Bank Group report lays out three steps countries can follow to reduce net emissions of greenhouse gases to zero and stabilize climate change: Plan for the end goal, not just the short-term; get prices right as part of a broad ...


Energy & Renewables

GTI Helps Dairy Plant Keep Treatment System Operating Successfully for 25 Years

GTI Helps Dairy Plant Keep Treatment System Operating Successfully for 25 Years

The Customer: A large milk processing plant located in the United States with global distribution. The Customer’s Needs: The plant is located in an urban setting, surrounded by residences and businesses. Odor from the treatment ...


Environmental Management

What Has ISO 9001 Done for Me Lately?

What Has ISO 9001 Done for Me Lately?

I know…you’ve all been wondering – What has ISO 9001 done for me lately?  Well, fasten your seat belts and get ready for a wild ride. The new ISO 9001:2015 standard is not just about compliance. It’s ...


Health & Safety

Tips for Facility Managers Tasked with Mitigating Indoor Allergy Complaints

Tips for Facility Managers Tasked with Mitigating Indoor Allergy Complaints

When an employee comes to work and develops allergy symptoms that improve or go away once they leave their work environment, it is often a good indication that there are indoor allergens in the building.  Once an employee recognizes ...


Monitoring & Testing

Portable Remotely Operated Drill (PROD): Hydrocarbon Sensing System

Portable Remotely Operated Drill (PROD): Hydrocarbon Sensing System

Proven Technology Benthic’s prototype Hydrocarbon Sensing System (HSS) analyses drill returns for the presence of hydrocarbons as they pass through PROD before being vented on the seafloor. The System, in its present form, includes ...


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

How Food Waste Costs Our Cities Millions

How Food Waste Costs Our Cities Millions

It would take farm land the size of Mexico just to grow the amount of food that humans produce, but do not eat, every year. More food goes uneaten at the consumption phase of the supply chain—in places like homes, restaurants and ...


Water & Wastewater

GTI Covers Tackle Troublesome Algae at Clarksville Water Treatment Plant

GTI Covers Tackle Troublesome Algae at Clarksville Water Treatment Plant

The Utility: The Clarksville Water System consists of a water treatment plant and a distribution system that serves approximately 160,000 people, making it one of the largest in Tennessee. The Clarksville Water Treatment Plant is situated ...


Environmental XPRT is part of XPRT Media All Rights Reserved