Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

5 Must Do Steps to Keep Your Jet Aeration System Running Smoothly

5 Must Do Steps to Keep Your Jet Aeration System Running Smoothly

Sustained low dissolved oxygen levels in an aeration tank can cause a host of problems — including difficulties in maintaining soluble BOD (biochemical oxygen demand), reduced nitrogen removal efficiency, and challenges with biomass ...


Energy & Renewables

Record 13bn euro invested in offshore wind in 2015: 3GW new capacity

Record 13bn euro invested in offshore wind in 2015: 3GW new capacity

Offshore wind investments in Europe doubled in 2015 to €13.3 billion in a record year for financing and grid-connected installations.   A total of 3,019 MW in new offshore wind capacity came online in European waters in 2015, ...


Environmental Management

Beyond Incident Rates: Use the Power of Leading Indicators to Improve EHS Performance

Beyond Incident Rates: Use the Power of Leading Indicators to Improve EHS Performance

What if you were driving somewhere, and could only see backwards in the rear-view mirror? Sounds scary, but this is pretty much how traditional Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) metrics like incident and injury rates have been used ...


Health & Safety

The 3 Types of Action Management

The 3 Types of Action Management

You may have worked with Microsoft Outlook or other software to schedule your daily, weekly, and monthly tasks. When you're out of the office, you might ask a colleague to take care of pending tasks, or work through ...


Monitoring & Testing

Nitrogen Generators: Where are they Installed and How to Stay Safe?

Nitrogen Generators: Where are they Installed and How to Stay Safe?

Used in a range of industries, nitrogen generators ensure a steady supply of 99.5% pure, commercially sterile nitrogen from a compressed air storage tank. From an industrial standpoint, nitrogen generators are seen as preferable to ...


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

Circular economy in Europe — Developing the knowledge base

Circular economy in Europe — Developing the knowledge base

Europe is bound to the rest of the world through multiple systems that enable two-way flows of materials, financial resources, ideas and innovation. As a result, Europe's economic, ecological and societal resilience is and will continue to ...


Water & Wastewater

Remote Fishing Facilities Change Their Water Way

Remote Fishing Facilities Change Their Water Way

The Situation: With a natural grandeur and isolation coupled with teeming seas and streams, British Columbia has long been considered Canada's premier destination (or fishing. The isolated Pacific Coastal Mountain Range protects this ...


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