Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

PADEP Transition from CAIR to CSAPR

PADEP Transition from CAIR to CSAPR

As of January 1, 2015 the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) has been implementing the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR) through a Federal Implementation Plan (FIP) that primarily impacts electric generating units (EGUs). ...


Energy & Renewables

Radiator with a Payback Commissioned in Nevada - Case Study

Radiator with a Payback Commissioned in Nevada - Case Study

ElectraTherm Commissions First Radiator with a PaybackORC Technology Replaces Engine’s Radiator, Offsets Radiator Capital Cost and Generates Electricity ORC Application on a Cummins KTA-50 Site: Reno, NV ElectraTherm ...


Environmental Management

ISO 14001:2015 Changes Explained – Free White Paper

ISO 14001:2015 Changes Explained – Free White Paper

Nearly 20 years after it was first published, ISO 14001 has become the world’s most widely recognized environmental standard. A new version of the standard will be published in September 2015. The Final Draft International Standard ...


Health & Safety

MSHA: What’s the Real Impact of Fines on Mine Safety?

MSHA: What’s the Real Impact of Fines on Mine Safety?

Late in 2014, MSHA made headlines when an investigation revealed that nearly $70 million in health and safety penalties had yet to be paid by mining company owners. The joint investigation by news agency NPR and Mine Safety and Health News ...


Monitoring & Testing

Can you source a glass washer which can be accessed from two sides?

Can you source a glass washer which can be accessed from two sides?

Question: Can you source a glass washer which can be accessed from two sides? Answer: Smeg have just launched the solution to this with the GW6010 professional glass washer. The 6010 has 20 pre-set program washes and 20 free programs for ...


Soil & Groundwater

Q&A: A look at Shell Oil and Arctic offshore drilling

Q&A: A look at Shell Oil and Arctic offshore drilling

Shell Oil drill vessels are heading to the Arctic. But they will not be permitted to drill into petroleum-bearing rock until a key piece of blowout response equipment, a capping stack, is on site. The capping stack is carried on the ...


Waste & Recycling

How Recycling Plastic Helps To Save The Environment And Natural Resources

How Recycling Plastic Helps To Save The Environment And Natural Resources

We all have recycling boxes that sit next to our wheelie bins and often there is a public recycling point in a car-park nearby.  Some of us have become recycling experts and recycle almost 100% of their household waste, while the vast ...


Water & Wastewater

A Refinery saves 25% on biocide dosage by using HydroBio Advance

A Refinery saves 25% on biocide dosage by using HydroBio Advance

Real time determination and monitoring of biofilm in cooling systems 1. KEYWORDS HydroBio® Advance, Cooling system, Biofilm, Biocide consumption 2. BACKGROUND This case study shows how the application of the HydroBio® Advance is ...


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