Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

A safer & more cost efficient tank terminal conforming to the new legislation in Flanders and the Netherlands

A safer & more cost efficient tank terminal conforming to the new legislation in Flanders and the Netherlands

The Sniffers features in the Future Refining and Storage Supplement! This magazine will be presented during the launch of International Petroleum Week on February 8th in London. Download the full article below. Want to know more about ...


Energy & Renewables

International investment in the South African renewable energy market

International investment in the South African renewable energy market

A renewable energy market of extraordinary growth In just four years, South Africa has gone from being a coal-dependent economy to a prime destination for renewable energy investment. Largely propelled by the Renewable Energy Independent ...


Environmental Management

The Art and Science of Corporate Sustainability Goal Setting

The Art and Science of Corporate Sustainability Goal Setting

Corporate sustainability goals can be something of a mystery. I am sometimes asked: why do companies set the sustainability goals that they do? I often answer that as a science company, DuPont focuses on developing science-based solutions ...


Health & Safety

FineFog Fire-Fighting System for Algoma

FineFog Fire-Fighting System for Algoma

DESMI has signed a fire-fighting package contract for a new building project at 3. MAJ shipyard Croatia. The project is a series of Great Lakes self unloading bulk carriers, (hull numbers 732/733/527/528/529) classed by LR, and registered ...


Monitoring & Testing

Black carbon emissions of individual cars measured under real conditions

Black carbon emissions of individual cars measured under real conditions

Measurements of individual vehicle emissions are usually made in laboratory tests. In this study, researchers followed cars driving in real conditions to measure emissions of air pollutants, including black carbon and nitrogen oxides. The ...


Soil & Groundwater

Hydraulic Fracturing and the Environment Whitepaper - Analytical and Measuring Instruments

Hydraulic Fracturing and the Environment Whitepaper  - Analytical and Measuring Instruments

The recovery of natural gas and oil from untraditional wells is necessary for the economic stability of the United States. Shale gas deposits are deep below the earth’s surface and recovery of gas is expensive and requires millions ...


Waste & Recycling

Footwear to Energy

Footwear to Energy

In developing countries within South East Asia, ever-depleting landfill space, fast-growing populations and an increasing need for more concrete to build, are just some of the factors that make for a compelling alternative fuel production ...


Water & Wastewater

Act now to beat EU changes to wastewater treatment regulations

Act now to beat EU changes to wastewater treatment regulations

Introduction Over the past few months, signals have been emanating from Brussels that hint at tighter wastewater treatment regulations. For instance, not only has Carlos Moedas, EU Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, ...


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