Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Gas Detection and Monitoring Systems

Gas Detection and Monitoring Systems

In greenhouse applications, the accurate measurement of a number of environmental parameters such as carbon dioxide concentration, temperature, light intensity, water, humidity, pH and nutrient levels using sophisticated sensors is used to ...


Energy & Renewables

Second-generation biofuels can reduce emissions

Second-generation biofuels can reduce emissions

Second-generation biofuel crops like the perennial grasses Miscanthus and switchgrass can efficiently meet emission reduction goals without significantly displacing cropland used for food production, according to a new study. Researchers ...


Environmental Management

TELUS and Green Standards Partner to Responsibly Decommission Office Spaces Across Canada

TELUS and Green Standards Partner to Responsibly Decommission Office Spaces Across Canada

Green Standards and TELUS, Canada’s fastest growing telecommunications provider, have worked together since 2012 to decommission office spaces across the country, including spaces in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario, Quebec and ...


Health & Safety

FineFog Fire-Fighting System for Algoma

FineFog Fire-Fighting System for Algoma

DESMI has signed a fire-fighting package contract for a new building project at 3. MAJ shipyard Croatia. The project is a series of Great Lakes self unloading bulk carriers, (hull numbers 732/733/527/528/529) classed by LR, and registered ...


Monitoring & Testing

What makes TERS `shine` today?

What makes TERS `shine` today?

After more than 15 years since TERS had its first proof of concept, HORIBA Scientific and AIST-NT have created  a solution that brings TERS as an analytical method to a completely new level. TERS is not only able to perform so-called ...


Soil & Groundwater

Hydraulic Fracturing and the Environment Whitepaper - Analytical and Measuring Instruments

Hydraulic Fracturing and the Environment Whitepaper  - Analytical and Measuring Instruments

The recovery of natural gas and oil from untraditional wells is necessary for the economic stability of the United States. Shale gas deposits are deep below the earth’s surface and recovery of gas is expensive and requires millions ...


Waste & Recycling

Circular economy in Europe — Developing the knowledge base

Circular economy in Europe — Developing the knowledge base

Europe is bound to the rest of the world through multiple systems that enable two-way flows of materials, financial resources, ideas and innovation. As a result, Europe's economic, ecological and societal resilience is and will continue to ...


Water & Wastewater

Remote Fishing Facilities Change Their Water Way

Remote Fishing Facilities Change Their Water Way

The Situation: With a natural grandeur and isolation coupled with teeming seas and streams, British Columbia has long been considered Canada's premier destination (or fishing. The isolated Pacific Coastal Mountain Range protects this ...


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