Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

EEA Signals 2015 - Living in a changing climate

EEA Signals 2015 - Living in a changing climate

Our climate is changing. Scientific evidence shows that the global average temperature is rising, and rainfall patterns are shifting. It also shows that glaciers, Arctic sea ice and the Greenland ice sheet are melting. The ...


Energy & Renewables

Pushing the Limits of Reengineering

Pushing the Limits of Reengineering

Cutting-edge turbine technology enables more efficient and cleaner power generation. However, the service of advanced gas turbines is challenging—especially when parts need to be replaced. The example of a blade replacement project ...


Environmental Management

EU 2010 biodiversity baseline — adapted to the MAES typology (2015)

EU 2010 biodiversity baseline — adapted to the MAES typology (2015)

Why do we need to revise the EU 2010 biodiversity baseline report? Scientific and policy context for the revision This report presents a revised overview of the EEA's EU 2010 biodiversity baseline report. The revision is necessary because ...


Health & Safety

Ensure OSHA compliance through a rewards program

Ensure OSHA compliance through a rewards program

For some companies, having an OSHA fine levied against them for failure to follow federally mandated safety protocols can be a death sentence. At the same time, trying to implement safety protocols without compromising productivity ...


Monitoring & Testing

Future inside – smart environmental sensing technology

Future inside – smart environmental sensing technology

SHM30 snow depth sensor in Antarctica (photo: Alfred-Wegener-Institut, Helmholtz-Zentrum Bremerhaven) A lot of sensing technologies have changed recently: Ultrasonic wind measurement replaces cups and vane systems, closed anemometer ...


Soil & Groundwater

Controlling Methane ar ERD and ISCR Applications

Controlling Methane ar ERD and ISCR Applications

In situ chemical reduction (ISCR) and enhanced reductive dehalogenation (ERD) have demonstrated success in the remediation of numerous recalcitrant and toxic compounds, including chlorinated ethenes and hexavalent chromium.  ISCR ...


Waste & Recycling

Landfilling, Waste-to-Energy, Recycling and Hazardous Waste

Landfilling, Waste-to-Energy, Recycling and Hazardous Waste

Landfilling, Waste-to-Energy, Recycling and Hazardous Waste By investing in and using inventive waste technologies, landfill owners will mitigate the liability, demonstrate good community social responsibility, and most importantly, add ...


Water & Wastewater

Excerpt Advanced Sewer Technologies Paper

Excerpt Advanced Sewer Technologies Paper

Abstract  This document seeks to collect into one place current and new technologies about sewerage system design. The document organizes the information found in the 295 documents that were reviewed into six subject areas: Advanced ...


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