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Air & Climate

China readies national carbon market to fight climate change

China readies national carbon market to fight climate change

BEIJING (AP) - At first, the numbers and company names flashing on a big board in Beijing's financial district suggest a booming market. A closer look indicates otherwise: The scrolling list rotates the same dozen or so trades, all ...


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

The Corporate Risk of Climate Change

The Corporate Risk of Climate Change

We all know climate change is happening. And we here at TriplePundit spend a lot of time making the business case for action. There are indeed many reasons for companies to respond to the threat. Those near the coast might face flooding, ...


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

Erosion Control Trailbuilding in Kwig, Alaska - Case Study

Erosion Control Trailbuilding in Kwig, Alaska - Case Study

Living around Green Bay, Wis., all my life, I've grown accustomed to fairly harsh weather conditions. After all, Green Bay is often referred to as the "frozen tundra" because of its long, cold winters. (And, of course, the "frozen tundra ...


Waste & Recycling

Recycling of Cars Made Green and Cleaner with Verderflex Peristaltic Pumps

Recycling of Cars Made Green and Cleaner with Verderflex Peristaltic Pumps

At the end of its’ life, a car yields on average, 140 kilos of shredder waste: 26 kg of metals, 69 kg of plastics, 11 kg of minerals and 24 kg of fibres. In Tiel, Netherlands, a Post Shredder Treatment plant (PST) was built in 2011, ...


Water & Wastewater

Monitor Dredging Slurry Flow from Outside the Pipe

Monitor Dredging Slurry Flow from Outside the Pipe

Dredging Equipment Manufacturers Choose Non-Contacting Greyline Flow Meters The Challenge Thousands of dredges are operated to maintain navigation channels in our rivers, lakes and harbours and to mine sand and gravel for the ...


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