Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Not there yet! Emissions reduction pledges fall short of 2 degree centigrade goal

Not there yet! Emissions reduction pledges fall short of 2 degree centigrade goal

According to an analysis published (PDF) by the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment. there is a gap between current ambitions and the actions that need to be taken to limit a rise in global ...


Energy & Renewables

USDA Promotes Development Of More Efficient Biomass Drying Systems

USDA Promotes Development Of More Efficient Biomass Drying Systems

On August 3, 2015, Forest Concepts, LLC received a two-year, $499,997 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) contract from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture. The contract will support the development of predictive ...


Environmental Management

Integrating sustainability performance into investment strategies and decision-making

Integrating sustainability performance into investment strategies and decision-making

The number of investors who are integrating sustainability performance into their investment strategies and decision-making is on the rise. The number of signatories to the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment, ...


Health & Safety

Floor safety tip sheet for all your employees – new and experienced!

Floor safety tip sheet for all your employees – new and experienced!

Check out our new floor safety tip sheet. You can download and print on card stock for your back room. Have each employee sign they have read it as well! Here are the basics! Wet floors – Watch out for floors that have been ...


Monitoring & Testing

Rapid Quantification of Perfluorinated Compounds in Drinking and Surface Water Using LC-MS/MS

Rapid Quantification of Perfluorinated Compounds in Drinking and Surface Water Using LC-MS/MS

As contaminants of emerging concern, research on PFCs is ongoing to determine the impacts of these materials on human health and the environment. A CDC study detected four of these analytes in >98% of serum samples representative of the ...


Soil & Groundwater

Preventing Soil Erosion - Protecting Humanity

Preventing Soil Erosion - Protecting Humanity

When discussing environmental concerns, soil erosion is not the first issue that comes into mind. The world’s media focuses on fossil fuel problems, climate change, biodiversity and forest fires, while soil depletion is less ...


Waste & Recycling

Improved Waste Service Management at St Georges Tower

Improved Waste Service Management at St Georges Tower

Client: Sodexo Location: St Georges Tower, Leicester Date: October 2015 Sector: Education About the Project: Sodexo manages the International Study Centres facilities at St Georges Tower, which is comprised of 164 student ...


Water & Wastewater

Sustainable Water Solutions To Meet Water Scarcity Challenges Across The World

Sustainable Water Solutions To Meet Water Scarcity Challenges Across The World

We can see through the past, present and into the future that water is life. Without water we cannot sustain life and we have no alternatives. Many think that water will become an issue larger than petroleum to people, governments and ...


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