Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Application of the EU Emissions Trading Directive

Application of the EU Emissions Trading Directive

Synthesising Member State reporting on the ETS The European Union (EU) emissions trading system (ETS) is one of the key climate policy instruments implemented in the EU to achieve its emission reductions objectives in a ...


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

Sharing Best Practices in Mining Safety

Sharing Best Practices in Mining Safety

In the world of environmental, health and safety, sharing information can have an amazing ripple effect across an industry. It gives companies the ability to learn from the experiences of other companies. In some cases, this can be the ...


Monitoring & Testing

InfraSpec VFA-IR Spectrometer for Biodiesel Blend Measurements

InfraSpec VFA-IR Spectrometer for Biodiesel Blend Measurements

Synopsis: Simple, yet powerful, filter-based IR spectrometers are ideal for compliance to the new ASTM 7861 test method for accurately measuring biodiesel blend ratios. The Wilks InfraSpec analyzer was the instrument used to develop and ...


Soil & Groundwater

Application Study 0121x Former UST Site – Soil Mixing – Low Level

Application Study 0121x Former UST Site – Soil Mixing – Low Level

SITE OVERVIEW Former UST Site, St. John’s, Az AZ DEQ Site Number: 0-000772 CONTAMINATION Gasoline contaminants in clayey soil HISTORY Leaking Underground Storage Tank (UST) had contaminated an area at the refueling ...


Waste & Recycling

Media Markt reduced their collection costs by 40% - Case Study

Media Markt reduced their collection costs by 40% - Case Study

Previously the Dutch chain store for electronics, Media Markt, saw 75% of their waste end up in a container unsorted. This was too costly and inefficient. Now almost every store has a baler for cardboard and plastics and an EPS-compactor ...


Water & Wastewater

Catalyst-Based Non-Chemical Water Treatment

Catalyst-Based Non-Chemical Water Treatment

Catalyst-Based Device Reduces Calcite Buildup, Requires Minimal Maintenance According to the US Geological Survey, more than 85 percent of the United States has hard water.1 In plumbing, hard water leaves calcite deposits that restrict ...


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