Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Hundreds of Options Facing Power Plants Purchasing New or Upgrading

Hundreds of Options Facing Power Plants Purchasing New or Upgrading

The wet calcium (lime and limestone) process is only one option for removing SO2. Dry systems, ammonium sulfate, seawater, amine and other processes are also alternatives. Assuming that the purchaser has decided to purchase a new or ...


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

The Corporate Risk of Climate Change

The Corporate Risk of Climate Change

We all know climate change is happening. And we here at TriplePundit spend a lot of time making the business case for action. There are indeed many reasons for companies to respond to the threat. Those near the coast might face flooding, ...


Health & Safety

Introduction to Dangerous Goods Regulations

Introduction to Dangerous Goods Regulations

The UN Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods Model Regulations (TDG Model Regulations) is a guidance document developed by the United Nations to uniform the development of national and international regulations governing the ...


Monitoring & Testing

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 ...


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

Recycling of Cars Made Green and Cleaner with Verderflex Peristaltic Pumps

Recycling of Cars Made Green and Cleaner with Verderflex Peristaltic Pumps

At the end of its’ life, a car yields on average, 140 kilos of shredder waste: 26 kg of metals, 69 kg of plastics, 11 kg of minerals and 24 kg of fibres. In Tiel, Netherlands, a Post Shredder Treatment plant (PST) was built in 2011, ...


Water & Wastewater

Aluminum Pickling Wastewater Recycled with Vacuum Distillation, By-products Recovered for Profit - Case Study

Aluminum Pickling Wastewater Recycled with Vacuum Distillation, By-products Recovered for Profit - Case Study

A leading company in Aluminum Offset plate manufacturing since 1985, with production plants in Spain and China, needed to treat and reuse their highly acidic wastewater to reduce disposal costs. Project Goals: 1) Reduce wastewater ...


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