Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

3 Questions: The launch of the MIT Climate Change Conversation

3 Questions: The launch of the MIT Climate Change Conversation

Original story at MIT News New committee aims to catalyze community discussion on how MIT can help address climate change. On Sept. 19, Maria T. Zuber, MIT’s vice president for research, announced the membership of ...


Energy & Renewables

A Cleaner Energy Future

A Cleaner Energy Future

As renewable energy plays an increasingly important role in the world’s energy portfolio, the standards of ASTM International Committee E44 are helping to pave the way for innovation in clean energy sources. A growing population and ...


Environmental Management

This Month’s Featured Report – Spotlight On Ups

This Month’s Featured Report – Spotlight On Ups

Founded in 1907, United Parcel Service of North America, Inc. (UPS) is the world's largest package delivery company and a leading global provider of specialized transportation and logistics services. Why did you decide to start ...


Health & Safety

When it comes to food packaging, what we don’t know could hurt us

When it comes to food packaging, what we don’t know could hurt us

Recent analyses raise disturbing questions about the health and environmental effects of the stuff that encases our edibles. It’s almost impossible to imagine life without flexible, transparent and water-resistant food packaging, ...


Monitoring & Testing

Monitoring Siltation

Monitoring Siltation

This 15-page White Paper is recommended reading for (A) those who are to create a sediment spill monitoring system, and (B) those who are to create permit rules and regulations for sediment spill monitoring. The paper is devidid in three ...


Soil & Groundwater

24 hours per day real-time groundwater data during dewatering and stress handling - Case Study

24 hours per day real-time groundwater data during dewatering and stress handling - Case Study

Project Widening of motorway A9 Gaasperdammerweg – Amsterdam Client Van Kessel Bronbemaling Principals Van Kessel Bronbemaling by order of Visser & Smit Hanab. Visser & Smit Hanab implements the project commissioned ...


Waste & Recycling

Question of the Month: What are the effects of dry ice blasting on the environment?

Question of the Month: What are the effects of dry ice blasting on the environment?

Carbon Dioxide is the primary greenhouse gas emitted from human activity. As such it has been considered one of the biggest causes of global warming. Because of this there is a common misconception that utilizing CO2 in its solid form (dry ...


Water & Wastewater

Decision making and technology selection in water (reuse) applications

Decision making and technology selection in water (reuse) applications

In recent years, a large number of developed countries have considered water reuse schemes as a mandated alternative water resource to tackle water scarcity. With increasing knowledge on and understanding of the merits of water reuse in ...


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