Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

EEA Signals 2015 - Living in a changing climate

EEA Signals 2015 - Living in a changing climate

Our climate is changing. Scientific evidence shows that the global average temperature is rising, and rainfall patterns are shifting. It also shows that glaciers, Arctic sea ice and the Greenland ice sheet are melting. The ...


Energy & Renewables

5 Questions to Ask About EPA’s Forthcoming Clean Power Plan

5 Questions to Ask About EPA’s Forthcoming Clean Power Plan

This article was co-authored by Kristin Meek and was republished with permission from the World Resources Institute, a global research organization which seeks to create equity and prosperity through sustainable natural ...


Environmental Management

The Awareness and Perception of Climate Change Around The World

The Awareness and Perception of Climate Change Around The World

A new study published on Monday 27th July in the journal Nature Climate Change, provides a more inclusive look at awareness and attitudes towards climate change, giving scientists greater insight into what factors are most likely to make ...


Health & Safety

Ensure OSHA compliance through a rewards program

Ensure OSHA compliance through a rewards program

For some companies, having an OSHA fine levied against them for failure to follow federally mandated safety protocols can be a death sentence. At the same time, trying to implement safety protocols without compromising productivity ...


Monitoring & Testing

TOC monitoring upstream of paper mill wastewater treatment facility using online TOC analyzer

TOC monitoring upstream of paper mill wastewater treatment facility using online TOC analyzer

At wastewater treatment facilities of various types of manufacturing plants, pollution load monitoring (upstream monitoring) is becoming increasingly important to ensure appropriate and stable operation and water pollution accident ...


Soil & Groundwater

Shimadzu Guide to US EPA Method 8260 for analysis of volatile organic compounds in groundwater and solid waste

Shimadzu Guide to US EPA Method 8260 for analysis of volatile organic compounds in groundwater and solid waste

Environmental contamination has been at the forefront of government policy and regulation since the US EPA was established in 1970. Over the years the US EPA has developed, published, and updated multiple methods for analysis of ...


Waste & Recycling

The search for sustainable plastics

The search for sustainable plastics

As petroleum-based polymers foul our oceans and litter our lives, researchers seek more environmentally friendly ways to meet demand for durable, versatile materials. The fate of the world’s oceans may rest inside a stainless steel ...


Water & Wastewater

Wastewater Treatment in Turbo Mode

Wastewater Treatment in Turbo Mode

Sulzer turbocompressors type ABS HST are successful in wastewater treatment. Today, 2000 units are installed around the world—for example, in municipal plants like in the city of Sögel, Germany. Here, the turbocompressors not ...


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