Air Pollution Control News

  • Air Quality in Northern Illinois - Canadian Wildfires

    As we headed out to lunch yesterday, we were presented with a smoky haze and burning smell.  The smell and smoke were so persistent, we drove around our offices expecting to see a local building on fire.  Amazingly, it turned out that ...

  • FLSmidth Airtech introduces new air pollution control technology at TÇMB Turkey

    New FLSmidth Airtech fabric filter and ESP technologies enables customers remotely monitor and analyse filter conditions. FLSmidth Airtech, market leader in the air pollution control industry, is releasing product updates for its fabric filter and ESP technologies at the 14th edition of TÇMB International Technical Seminar & Exhibition in Antalya, Turkey, 10-13 October, 2017. The ...


    By FLSmidth AFT

  • Another order from Pakistan

    We’ve written before in our weekly blogs how we always enjoy a feeling of pride and achievement every time we receive a new order. So when that order is from a brand new customer based in a country where we haven’t done business for a good many years, then it is doubly satisfying. But what makes this latest order from a leading medical institution based in Karachi, Pakistan so ...


    By Todaysure Matthews

  • Modeling for NAAQS Part 2: How to select the appropriate output for SO2

    The U.S. National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for 1-hour SO2, 1-hour NO2, and 24-hour PM2.5 use a very particular format. It is very important for all modelers (both within and outside of the U.S.) to understand how AERMOD handles this. In particular, U.S. users need to be familiar with the special tools available to help them analyze these results, and non-U.S. modelers (or anyone ...

  • B&W MEGTEC Awarded Contract To Supply Industrial Air Pollution Control Technology

    Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC (B&W MEGTEC), a subsidiary of Babcock & Wilcox (B&W), has been awarded a contract to supply emission control equipment to a fiberboard manufacturing plant in South Carolina. B&W MEGTEC will design, fabricate and supply two CleanSwitch® regenerative thermal oxidizer (RTO) systems to Buettner Energie-und Trocknungstechnik, Germany, for use at Swiss ...


    By Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC LLC

  • India introduces new Guidelines for pollution monitoring systems

    Three years after mandating a continuous pollution monitoring in major industries, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has released guidelines for implementing this. The guidelines for a continuous emission monitoring system (CEMS) state how suitable monitors will be selected, installed, operated and meet compliance requirement. CEMS intends to improve environment compliance ...

  • Ship & Shore Environmental, Inc. Names Anu D. Vij Chief Operating Officer

    Anu D. Vij, a seasoned Global operations & technical leader has joined Ship & Shore Environmental Inc., as Chief Operating Officer. Ship & Shore, a leading U.S. environmental, pollution abatement and energy solutions firm specializing in air pollution capture and control systems for industrial applications, considers Vij a key addition to the ...

  • Public-private collaboration gives results and opens new spaces in environmental control

    POLLUTION, an historic company from Bologna that products analytical instruments, has signed an agreement with PROAMBIENTE, a public and private consortium, the National Research Council and the High Technology ER network, for the PYXIS BTEX production and sale, a unique Real-time environmental instrument for BTEX analysis. In particular, this ...


    By Pollution Srl

  • Biorem announces strategic partnership to market ultrafiltration membranes

    Biorem Inc. (TSX-V: BRM) (“BIOREM” or “the Company”) announces that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Tus-Material Group to market globally their ultrafiltration membranes. Ultrafiltration membranes provide a barrier to contaminants in water including suspended solids and pathogens such as cryptosporidium, E. coli, and viruses. Tus-Material Group membranes ...


    By Biorem Technologies Inc.

  • Pharmaceutical Company installs TRITON RTO

    Catalytic Products International (CPI) recently completed the installation of a new TRITON Series Regenerative Thermal Oxidizer (RTO) to a USA based pharmaceutical company for the abatement of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs). Working closely with the end user’s environmental consultant, CPI provided detailed information and references which convinced the end user and their general ...

  • Tackling air pollution in China

    Original story at MIT News A recent study estimates that about 1.6 million people in China die each year — roughly 4,000 a day — from heart, lung, and stroke disorders due to poor air quality. Most of the nation’s ...

  • Assess employee air pollution exposure with AQMesh

    On 9th April The Sunday Times reported that employers have been told they are legally obliged to protect their staff from diesel fumes — and could be sued if workers develop cancer later in life. Read the full article here. Employers who want to assess risk to employees can use  ...


    By AQMesh

  • Baioni at IE EXPO China 2017

    Baioni Crushing Plants is proud to announce its participation to the Asia's leading environmental expo IE in Shanghai China to be held in the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) from 4 to 6 May 2017. This international trade fair focuses on Water, Sewage Treatment, Waste Management, Site Remediation, Air Pollution Control and Air Purification. The IE expo ...


    By Baioni Crushing Plants Spa

  • Pollution at AQE 2017 - Stand No: 88

    The 9th in the series on Air Quality & Emissions Events will focus on industrial emissions and stack monitoring of (Part A) processes regulated by the Environmental Agency, ambient air quality monitoring, the emissions to air of Part A2 and Part B processes controlled by local authorities, MCERT ...


    By Pollution Srl

  • IIoT is a $30 Billion Potential for Air Pollution Suppliers

    The elimination of operating personnel at the plant, automation revenues and expansion of services will provide an opportunity for air pollution equipment and component suppliers which will exceed $30 billion per year by 2026. This is the prediction of the McIlvaine Company in ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Behind the scenes at China Britain Trade Expo 2017

    In the wake of the UK’s decision to leave the European Union, the China Britain Trade Expo 2017 occurred at a pivotal time and welcomed senior business leaders from China and the UK to discuss future trade, import, export and investment opportunities. The event took place at the prestigious Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre a world class facility in the heart of Westminster. In ...

  • IEA finds CO2 emissions flat for third straight year even as global economy grew in 2016

    Global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions were flat for a third straight year in 2016 even as the global economy grew, according to the International Energy Agency, signaling a continuing decoupling of emissions and economic activity. This was the result of growing renewable power generation, switches from coal to natural gas, improvements in energy efficiency, as well as structural changes ...


    By International Energy Agency

  • IIoT and FGD Control: The Opportunity and the Challenge

    The industrial internet of things (IIoT) combined with remote operations and maintenance promise to make the reduction of SO2 from power plants much more cost effective. Flue gas desulfurization systems are costly to operate. The reagent consumption can be as high as 4 percent of the total coal consumption. The fans and pumps consume several percent of the plant’s electrical output. Large ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • New York Building Science Consultants Identify Indoor Pollutants that Impact People with COPD

    According to a Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey conducted in 2011, 5.9% of residents in New York had been told they have Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) by a health care professional.  That year, the percentage equated to over 1.15 million residents of the state being afflicted by a group of diseases that cause airflow blockage and breathing-related problems. COPD ...


    By VOETS, LLC

  • Protea To Attend The UK Air Quality Show May 2017 At Telford International Centre

    Protea will be in attendance at the Air Quality and Emissions Show (May 24th & 25th - 2017) on booth 57. The 9th in the series of Air Quality & Emissions Events will focus on industrial emissions and stack monitoring of (Part A) processes regulated by the Environment Agency, ambient air quality monitoring, the emissions to air of Part A2 and Part B processes controlled by local ...


    By Protea Limited

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