Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Higher EU energy efficiency and renewable energy targets enable greenhouse gas emissions reductions of more than 50% in 2030

Higher EU energy efficiency and renewable energy targets enable greenhouse gas emissions reductions of more than 50% in 2030

An assessment of greenhouse gas emissions in 2030 associated with a 30% renewable energy target and 30-40% energy efficiency targets. The EU has put forward a greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction target of ‘at least’ 40% ...


Energy & Renewables

Green Light for Recycling – Biogas has an exciting future - Case Study

Green Light for Recycling – Biogas has an exciting future - Case Study

The tipping lorry of the container vehicle moves up. In minutes, its load of food residue is emptied and starts its course to energy recovery. "Energy for tomorrow" is the slogan of the Danpower Group for a reason. Danpower sees the biogas ...


Environmental Management

Castolin Ireland: Quality Coordinator explains the benefits of being ISO 14001 certified

Castolin Ireland: Quality Coordinator explains the benefits of being ISO 14001 certified

Since end of February 2016, Castolin Ireland is ISO 14001 certified, a project managed by Maria Fuentes, Quality Coordinator in Dublin for the last five years holding a M.Sc. in Environmental Science. The new factory in Ireland was open in ...


Health & Safety

Pest Control Strategies

Pest Control Strategies

Bird control is usually an afterthought for facilities management. It's usually a problem that is not addressed until it's already costing the business money. The International Association of Certified Home Inspectors says that birds can ...


Monitoring & Testing

Analysis of Highly Mineralized Aqueous Solutions by ICP-AES

Analysis of Highly Mineralized Aqueous Solutions by ICP-AES

Environmental Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP) methods, such as EPA 200.7 or SW846 Method 6010, expect that samples will be fairly dilute without an overabundance of dissolved constituents (less than 2000 ppm Total Dissolved Solids). ...


Soil & Groundwater

Superfund Site, Water Pump & Treat System - Case Study

Superfund Site, Water Pump & Treat System - Case Study

Anguil Aqua Systems LLC was contracted as part of a team of companies to implement a ground water pump and treat system intended to remove trichloroethylene (TCE) from a local aquifer designated as a Superfund Site by the Environmental ...


Waste & Recycling

There`s only one way - Recycling and waste management How to Guide

There`s only one way - Recycling and waste management How to Guide

DS Smith’s roadmap for companies wishing to achieve more efficient recycling and waste management practices, whilst improving both environmental and financial performance. No one said it would be easy. Minimising waste and ...


Water & Wastewater

Toilet-to-Tap; A Growing Necessity

Toilet-to-Tap; A Growing Necessity

Reusing final effluent wastewater for applications such as irrigation of crops and even potable drinking water is now becoming a necessity for many water stressed locations around the world. atg UV Technology have invested in validating 9 ...


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