Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

3 Steps to Decarbonizing Development for a Zero-Carbon Future

3 Steps to Decarbonizing Development for a Zero-Carbon Future

A new World Bank Group report lays out three steps countries can follow to reduce net emissions of greenhouse gases to zero and stabilize climate change: Plan for the end goal, not just the short-term; get prices right as part of a broad ...


Energy & Renewables

2014 JRC Ocean Energy Status Report

2014 JRC Ocean Energy Status Report

Abstract Oceans and seas have the potential to play a significant role in providing clean energy. Different technologies are currently being developed to ensure a long term contribution of ocean energy to the future energy system. Among ...


Environmental Management

Concerns Related to Environmental Hazards

Concerns Related to Environmental Hazards

Environmental site assessment assists the commercial developers to know any existing or the potential environmental Hazards or the liabilities seen in exact property. Well every commercial developer needs guarantee that their money is well ...


Health & Safety

Introduction to Dangerous Goods Regulations

Introduction to Dangerous Goods Regulations

The UN Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods Model Regulations (TDG Model Regulations) is a guidance document developed by the United Nations to uniform the development of national and international regulations governing the ...


Monitoring & Testing

Testing for Nitrates in Water, what are the Options?

Testing for Nitrates in Water, what are the Options?

Nitrate is a naturally occurring substance in the environment and is commonly found in most water sources, it is usually only a cause for concern in areas where water supplies can be affected by farm runs offs and agriculture, its use as a ...


Soil & Groundwater

Waterloo Emitters used for Bioremediation Study in High Temperature Saline Groundwater

Waterloo Emitters used for Bioremediation Study in High Temperature Saline Groundwater

A study was undertaken to determine the success for aerobic bioremediation of aromatic hydrocarbons (BTEX) and MTBE (methyl tert-butyl ether) in high temperature, saline groundwater conditions. The study included laboratory microcosm ...


Waste & Recycling

How Food Waste Costs Our Cities Millions

How Food Waste Costs Our Cities Millions

It would take farm land the size of Mexico just to grow the amount of food that humans produce, but do not eat, every year. More food goes uneaten at the consumption phase of the supply chain—in places like homes, restaurants and ...


Water & Wastewater

ICP Analysis of Multiple Elements in Drinking Water

ICP Analysis of Multiple Elements in Drinking Water

The amount of water typically consumed by an adult is said to be about two liters per day, and nearly all of this is tap water or mineral water, generally referred to as "drinking water." Conducting safety inspections are the ...


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