Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Warehouse Optimization: Balancing Equipment Performance and Worker Safety Through Emissions Measurements and Air Quality Monitoring

Warehouse Optimization: Balancing Equipment Performance and Worker Safety Through Emissions Measurements and Air Quality Monitoring

Successful warehouse functionality is dependent on both maximizing equipment performance and providing a safe and healthy environment for workers that encourages productivity. However, these two factors are often at odds with each other as ...


Energy & Renewables

How to think strategically about your next energy contract

How to think strategically about your next energy contract

How did you approach your current energy contract? Was it a positive experience? Are you sure you’re getting the best value from your supplier and your energy procurement strategy? If your energy contract is due for renewal, ...


Environmental Management

5 Errors That May be Impacting Your GFSI Compliance

5 Errors That May be Impacting Your GFSI Compliance

What is GFSI? The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) is a global initiative for the continuous improvement of food safety management systems. The initiative’s goal is to ensure confidence in the delivery of safe food to consumers ...


Health & Safety

Safety, Protection against Corrosion and Cabinet Pressurisation in Refineries

Safety, Protection against Corrosion and Cabinet Pressurisation in Refineries

The environment in a refinery is highly corrosive. This makes it necessary to deploy control systems not only to protect staff but also to protect the equipment controlling the processes, in order to ensure their reliability. ...


Monitoring & Testing

Evaluating water vapour permeation of PLA nanocomposite film for food packaging

Evaluating water vapour permeation of PLA nanocomposite film for food packaging

The Research Centre at the University of Salerno have chosen the Systech Illinois 7002 to evaluate the permeability of water vapour in the PLA nanocomposite films. The University of Salerno was founded in 1988 and is situated in the ...


Soil & Groundwater

Case Study - Groundwater: 600 meter Deep Survey

Case Study - Groundwater: 600 meter Deep Survey

Thika, Kenya Survey date: February 13, 2006 Location: Thika, Kenya Instrument: SuperSting R8/IP with Switch Box 84 and AGI resistivity imaging cable and electrode stakes with spring Electrode geometry:  combined dipole-dipole, ...


Waste & Recycling

Dispersed Phase Inertisation (DPI): A New Technology for the Treatment of Landfill Leachate and Complex Water

Dispersed Phase Inertisation (DPI): A New Technology for the Treatment of Landfill Leachate and Complex Water

Inertisation is thus far the only technology for the conversion of leachate and contaminated water into an inert product, thereby facilitating handling and disposal in MSW landfills. Introduction One of the most complex aspects of the ...


Water & Wastewater

Chicken Processing Plant in Ukraine - Case Study

Chicken Processing Plant in Ukraine - Case Study

Dewatering of oily sludge without clogging Problem The chicken processing plant in Ukraine had a big issue on tremendous amount of sludge disposal costs due to direct disposal of the sludge without dewatering. They had tried to look for ...


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