Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

Resource use and pollutant emissions due to ship recycling in India

Resource use and pollutant emissions due to ship recycling in India

The Alang shipbreaking yards in India recycle almost half of all end-oflife ships worldwide. The major activity at the yards is plate-cutting, used to recover steel from ships. This process consumes nearly 29 kg of oxygen and 7 kg of ...


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

The Use of Leading Indicators to Predict Safety Performance

The Use of Leading Indicators to Predict Safety Performance

To find sources of leading safety indicators, we need to look at the base of the Heinrich Safety Pyramid. Leading safety indicators are derived from safety incidents that did not result in injury. These can include everything from job ...


Monitoring & Testing

New Automation Guide for Improved Titration Workflows

New Automation Guide for Improved Titration Workflows

Find valuable tips and tricks on how to optimize your titration workflows in the new METTLER TOLEDO Automation Guide. Download the Titration Automation Guide today and learn how titration processes can be automated for highest efficiency ...


Soil & Groundwater

Find out why Minestis domain modeling meets the support of resource geologists

Find out why Minestis domain modeling meets the support of resource geologists

Minestis provides geostatistics-based application for estimation domain modeling including automatic sample clustering into domains and implicit modeling of envelopes. It has never been so quick to achieve reliable domain modeling. The ...


Waste & Recycling

Rectangular Vibrating Screen Separators: Uses and Applications

Rectangular Vibrating Screen Separators: Uses and Applications

Vibratory screeners come in a wide range of sizes and configurations to support a diverse set of applications. Choosing the right machine for your purposes can be a daunting task — particularly if you’re upgrading older ...


Water & Wastewater

Biggest Water Treatment Concerns for Communities/Municipalities and the Ways of Addressing These Issues

Biggest Water Treatment Concerns for Communities/Municipalities and the Ways of Addressing These Issues

Water treatment is currently one of the terms that fall within the category of emergency quite well. About 1.4 billion people all over the globe are dealing with varying levels of water scarcity, and this is increasing at alarming levels. ...


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