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Air & Climate

Top 3 Uses of Activated Carbon

Top 3 Uses of Activated Carbon

Activated carbon is an effective purifier. It is used to remove organic pollutants from different gaseous, liquid and solid substances. By removing the undesirable organic compounds, activated carbon can successfully remove the odour and ...


Energy & Renewables

The Major Components of Heat Exchangers

The Major Components of Heat Exchangers

Heat exchangers are not only one of the most common pieces of equipment found on industrial sites, they are also one of the most important. Despite the name, heat exchangers are used for both heating and cooling and are actually used more ...


Environmental Management

Environmental impact of recycling metals from ships: a life cycle assessment

Environmental impact of recycling metals from ships: a life cycle assessment

New research has examined three different categories of Ecological Risk Assessment (ERA), each with different goals. The researchers find that overlaps between the three assessments could be combined to create a more comprehensive form of ...


Health & Safety

Humane Solutions for Controlling Facility Pests

Humane Solutions for Controlling Facility Pests

Critters can be an interesting, and sometimes welcome sight when you’re enjoying nature. But when they’re creeping, crawling, or flying into your food facility? Not so much. Proactive pest control is a must-have for ...


Monitoring & Testing

E-Guide Measuring Oil Viscosity

E-Guide Measuring Oil Viscosity

The most important physical property of a lubricating oil is viscosity. Viscosity determines the load carrying ability of the oil as well as how easily it circulates. The correct balance between high viscosity for load carrying ...


Soil & Groundwater

Hand-Mix Case Study: SMR Soil Stabiliser Experience in Devon

Hand-Mix Case Study: SMR Soil Stabiliser Experience in Devon

Success in the Use of Recycled Aggregate Despite being the Highway Authority with the largest U.K. network, (some 12900 km) and having reputedly one of the strictest Street Works regimes in England; Devon County Council have been very ...


Waste & Recycling

Why waste management should be on every boardroom agenda

Why waste management should be on every boardroom agenda

Waste management isn’t a topic that features high on the average boardroom agenda. But according to the UK’s leading independent provider of waste management solutions, GPT Waste, it should be somewhere on the agenda. In this ...


Water & Wastewater

Journal AWWA examines lessons of Flint

Journal AWWA examines lessons of Flint

The crisis in Flint, Mich., has far-reaching implications for water utilities across the United States, according to two articles published in the July 2016 Journal - American Water Works Association. Although the current health crisis is ...


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