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

Clean-Energy Innovation Essential to meeting Climate Goals – IEA Report

Clean-Energy Innovation Essential to meeting Climate Goals – IEA Report

A concerted push for clean-energy innovation is the only way the world can meet its climate goals, the International Energy Agency says as it released its flagship energy technology report. The report, Energy Technology Perspectives ...


Environmental Management

FTIR emissions analyser helps manage UK power station

FTIR emissions analyser helps manage UK power station

A Gasmet FTIR multiparameter emissions monitor at Thetford power station is being used to demonstrate that the plant is performing within the conditions of its environmental permit. However, the data from the analyser, which was supplied ...


Health & Safety

Bird Netting Keeps Birds Away from Dining Customers - Case Study

Bird Netting Keeps Birds Away from Dining Customers - Case Study

Aruba Beach Restaurants Solve Pressing Bird Issue With StealthNet Bird Netting Imagine a beachside restaurant at a luxury hotel. Could be Hawaii, or the Caribbean, or maybe even the South Pacific. In this case it’s Aruba. You take a ...


Monitoring & Testing

Why is Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) a useful parameter for drinking water analysis?

Why is Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) a useful parameter for drinking water analysis?

Ask the Expert: COD Analysis for Drinking Water Question: Why is Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) a useful parameter for drinking water analysis? Answer: At very basic level Chemical Oxygen Demand or “COD” allows us to ...


Soil & Groundwater

Solutions-IES Completes First Risk-Based Remediation Under New State Law

Solutions-IES Completes First Risk-Based Remediation Under New State Law

A former electronics manufacturing facility in North Carolina (NC) had conducted groundwater remediation since 1991 to remediate low-level chlorinated solvents.  Under RCRA, the originally approved Remedial Action Plan (RAP) ...


Waste & Recycling

Food manufacturers: Include waste in final cost of product

Food manufacturers: Include waste in final cost of product

Over the past year, the momentum of food waste reduction has become a forefront concern on a global, national and industry level. In the United States, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Environmental Protection Agency ...


Water & Wastewater

Application of chemical oxygen demand to drinking water

Application of chemical oxygen demand to drinking water

“This study investigated the use of a photoelectrochemical chemical oxygen demand (peCOD) analyzer for the detection of model organic compounds and natural organic matter (NOM) from four drinking water treatment plants in Nova ...


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