Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

5 Things You Probably Didnt Know About Indoor Air Quality

5 Things You Probably Didnt Know About Indoor Air Quality

Did you know that air fresheners, candles, furniture, carpets & many other items create indoor air pollutants and are a health risk says Camfil Air Filtration Experts! When you mention air pollution, most people automatically think of ...


Energy & Renewables

NREL Report Shows U.S. Solar Photovoltaic Costs Continuing to Fall in 2016

NREL Report Shows U.S. Solar Photovoltaic Costs Continuing to Fall in 2016

NREL U.S. PV system cost benchmarks, from the fourth quarter of 2009 to the first quarter of 2016 The modeled costs to install solar photovoltaic (PV) systems continued to decline in the first quarter of 2016 in the U.S. residential, ...


Environmental Management

Anti-fungal compounds: emerging environmental contaminants

Anti-fungal compounds: emerging environmental contaminants

Azole fungicides are active ingredients in a range of pharmaceutical and personal care products, and are also used in agriculture. This study reviewed the sources, presence and risks of these compounds in the environment, finding evidence ...


Health & Safety

Higher-Quality Pumps Work Best For Bulk Liquid Terminals

Higher-Quality Pumps Work Best For Bulk Liquid Terminals

When you’re running a dockside petroleum liquid products, chemicals and LPG/LNG or multiple bulk liquids terminal, your reliability as a supplier – and the ability to win repeat business – is heavily reliant on the ...


Monitoring & Testing

Fast, simultaneous and continuous monitoring of NOx and NH3 in DeNOx applications

Fast, simultaneous and continuous monitoring of NOx and NH3 in DeNOx applications

In DeNOx systems using urea injection with ammonia (NH3) as a reducing agent, the flow rate and control of NH3 must be continuously adjusted and controlled to prevent excess NH3 emissions (slip), to reduce environmental impact and cost of ...


Soil & Groundwater

Solution blooming for fracking spills?

Solution blooming for fracking spills?

Blooming salts may clean up after brine spills North Dakota's oil boom can have a salty side-effect. Wastewater from oil drilling and hydraulic fracturing – or fracking – is often laden with salts and can spill, contaminating ...


Waste & Recycling

Nuclear Waste: Greatest environmental challenge facing society

Nuclear Waste: Greatest environmental challenge facing society

Dr Tim Johnson discusses how we can tackle the nuclear waste epidemic. A world full of waste They say you can tell a lot about a society by what it throws away. Like me, I’m sure you can recall the excitement of archaeologists on ...


Water & Wastewater

5 Considerations for Choosing Pipe Bursting

5 Considerations for Choosing Pipe Bursting

Homeowners who encounter sewer, drain, and water line problems often dread repairs not just because of the expense, but the major disruptions that they expect. Excavation, torn up lawns, and days of going without water are associated with ...


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