Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Waste Gas in Metal Recycling: Hydrocarbons and carbon monoxide - Case Study

Waste Gas in Metal Recycling: Hydrocarbons and carbon monoxide - Case Study

Example: Aluminium recycling Similar tasks: Recycling of copper, lead, cink The waste gas in metal recycling usually contains particles (abraded metal, mineral dust), inorganic, acid substances (HF, HCI, SOx) and dioxins (PCDD/F) as well ...


Energy & Renewables

Lignin: A Possible Substitute for Petrochemicals in Products - Videos

Lignin: A Possible Substitute for Petrochemicals in Products - Videos

Usually burnt to heat the facilities at pulp and paper-making operations after valuable carbohydrate components such as cellulose have been separated from the woody feedstock—and sometimes cursed for its tendency to stick like glue ...


Environmental Management

Addressing Transparency Expectations in the Metals and Mining Sector

Addressing Transparency Expectations in the Metals and Mining Sector

The “Age of Transparency” is a term that has been widely used to describe society’s growing demand for information, but how does sustainability fit into these expectations? As Steve Baer noted in his article on the ...


Health & Safety

Industrial Noise and Vibration: High-speed balancing - Case Study

Industrial Noise and Vibration: High-speed balancing - Case Study

Dynamic balancing of rotating elements is an important aspect of the manufacture and the repair of any turbomachinery. A rotating element that is out of balance can cause major operational difficulties, which may prevent the timely ...


Monitoring & Testing

Greyline TTFM 1.0 flow meter for Golf course irrigation - Case Study

Greyline TTFM 1.0 flow meter for Golf course irrigation - Case Study

Summerheights Golf Links in Cornwall, Ontario draws irrigation water from the South Raisin River. Flow rates in the river can become very low during dry periods so water extraction is regulated and monitored closely. Flowmeter is equipped ...


Soil & Groundwater

Global Shale Gas Development: Water Availability & Business Risks

Global Shale Gas Development: Water Availability & Business Risks

This report analyzes water availability across all potentially commercial shale resources worldwide.It also reveals that water availability could limit shale resource development on every continent except Antarctica. Shale resources are ...


Waste & Recycling

Cost savings for Healthcare Estates delivered through improved waste management

Cost savings for Healthcare Estates delivered through improved waste management

We are pleased to announce the launch of our latest White Paper for the Healthcare Sector. The whitepaper “Cost savings for healthcare estates delivered through improved waste management“ seeks to educate FM and Estates ...


Water & Wastewater

Non-contacting solution for Plugged off flow meters in the oil patch - Case Study

Non-contacting solution for Plugged off flow meters in the oil patch - Case Study

For years Petrobakken Energy Ltd. used inline turbine flow meters to track the flow rate of oil recycled to treaters. But with a high concentration of wax and sand in the oil, the turbine meters were quickly plugging off. The line had to ...


Environmental XPRT is part of XPRT Media All Rights Reserved
Subscribe