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  • Using FTIR spectroscopy to measure hydrocarbon pollution in water

    According to the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF’s 2015 Progress on Sanitation and Drinking Water report almost 700 million people around the world don’t have access to clean drinking water [1]. Poor water quality is beginning to return to the developed world too. The strain of population growth, intensified agricultural practices and continued industrial expansion have are ...


    By Specac Limited

  • Human Error Threatens Safety in Hazardous Areas

    The top 5 problems identified in hazardous areas are Poor or no maintenance on flameproof (Ex d) enclosures. Due to corrosion—especially when equipment is installed outdoors—the Ex d protection is gone 2-3 years after installation. Incorrectly installed Ex d cable glands. Even if the combination of cable and gland is chosen correctly, the instructions on how to ...


    By Mettler - Toledo Int. Inc

  • Big Data: It’s all about the strategy

    Big Data, a huge amount of data, is a challenge for researchers and analysts. Although the data sets can lead to many new insights after the evaluation, their complexity, fast rate of change, and simply their amount makes it almost impossible to process them with classic methods and without smart technical aids. Images, audios, videos, GPS satellite data, internal company information, social ...

  • EN Rx Chemical Oxidants Treat Free Product

    CASE STUDY #0116 GATE 1204 PILOT, SEBRING, FL SITE OVERVIEW Active gas station in Sebring, FL FDEP Site Number: 8629375 ...


    By EN Rx

  • Do you have any gloves that conform to EN 374-3 for Resistance to Chemical Permeation?

    Q: Do you have any gloves that conform to EN 374-3 for Resistance to Chemical Permeation? A: Yes – the Bodyguards powder free Nitrile gloves in their GL890 range conform to this standard and have undergone the rigorous testing required to meet it. You should still bear in mind ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • Certification of road weather sensors with DIN EN-15518 – a clarification

    When driving attentively on the motorways you can discover a lot of road sensors. There are stationary sensors embedded into the road surface or – for some years now -non-invasive ones, which sometimes are the only solution to generate measurement data on bridges. Recently also mobile road sensors, installed on driving vehicles, were added to this list. The European ...

  • Comparison of EN 14078 and ASTM D7371 infrared biodiesel methods

    Infrared (IR) analysis is the most widely used measurement technology for measuring biodiesel in diesel. Both EN 14078 and ASTM D7371 methods use infrared as the analytical method and more specifically FTIR (Fourier Transform Infrared) spectroscopy. Infrared is a common spectroscopic technique used for quantitative and qualitative analysis. In the biodiesel measurement, the fatty acid methyl ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • SEMUR EN AUXOIS, France: Skid–Elimination of turbidity, organic matter, pesticides, metals, algae, oxidation of manganese and microbiological retention

    The plant built in 1980 using a traditional process had to be renovated in 2002. The Ultrafiltration by membranes combined with the Cristal® process (addition of powdered activated carbon) was chosen for this upgrade. In total, this drinking water production station is equipped with 3 skids 18 ...

  • Case Study - Waterwegen en Zeekanall NV - Schelle Belle on the River Schelde, Antwerp

    Architect: Johann van den Noort Timing: 2010 The Problem Antwerp is located on the River Schelde, a major tidal river which feeds into the North Sea. At points of very high water and tidal surge from the North Sea, the populated areas in the immediate hinterland are often at flood risk where there are entry points to the river ...


  • 3. The Regge Basin

    In this chapter we will introduce the river, its basin and the river renaturalization project. Our case, the Regge River, is the most important river in the western part of the Twente region. Numerous smaller rivers and creeks flow into this river. In the periods 1848-1879, 1894-1913 and 1925-1935 the Regge suffered from piecemeal canalization efforts. This ...


    By IWA Publishing

  • 3 Big opportunities to transform transportation

    The need for action on sustainable transport has never been more apparent than it is today. The world’s population is expected to reach a whopping 9.8 billion people by 2050, with about 70 percent of these people residing in cities. Meanwhile, greenhouse gas ...

  • 3 Safety Risks to your Business

    Health and safety related incidents are more commonplace at work than you may think. According to the International Labour Organization, 153 workers have a work-related accident every 15 seconds. Think about that for a moment. No matter the industry within which you ...


    By Rivo Software Ltd.

  • The top 3 Lufft blog posts of 2016

    At the start of the New Year we would like to take a look at the blog highlights of the last year: On a Personal Note After the acquisition of Lufft by a new owner in December 2015, our former Managing Director Klaus Hirzel announced the first major change for Lufft last year: The change of management. On 1st of August Klaus Hirzel handed over the reins to Dr. Martin ...

  • The new user and client server administration of SmartGraph 3

    Client/Server The optional division of the program “Client” (which is the user surface) and the “Server” (background processing) component is generated during the software setup. The following functions belong to the “background processing”: The communication with the attached devices (TCP/IP, USB, serial) The storage of ...

  • 3 Ways to Optimize Your EHS Data

    See What You've Been Missing As consultants, we’re always looking to find the most efficient ways to understand our project site data and maximize our understanding of the conditions and processes in the subsurface. Understanding data begins with quality data management, but it's important to have a streamlined process for providing data in proprietary formats for mapping and ...


    By Antea Group - USA

  • 3 Companies That Are Making Money By Embracing Sustainability

    Superstorm Sandy and the subsequent Nor’easter were the biggest news this week and last. The combination of two powerful forces resulted in unprecedented and widespread damage. Our thoughts are with those who have been impacted. I can’t help but draw the connection between our  ...

  • 3 Challenges Facing India’s Growing Cities

    Population growth and rapid urbanization are combining to create huge challenges for Indian cities. According to McKinsey, the country’s cities are expected to grow from 340 million people in 2008 to a whopping 590 million in 2030. Meeting demand for urban services in these cities will ...

  • TB 33: Oxygen Removal from Water to 3 ppb at IMEC

    IMEC (Interuniversity MicroElectronics Center) in Belgium is ...


  • Book Review: The Yearbook of European Environmental Law, Volume 3

    Reviewed by Paul Street This volume of the Yearbook of European Environmental Law is separated into sections consisting of articles (pp. 1–354); a survey of current substantive EC environmental law organised by subject (pp. 355–552); a consideration of recent developments in environmental ...


  • 3 Steps for Building Your Tech Company`s Sustainability Strategy

    For many companies, sustainability efforts are no longer just about compliance—they’re an essential component of the company’s overall business strategy, reputation, and brand. Why? Because sustainability programs not only improve the environment, but also offer a competitive advantage. In fact, 66% of consumers say they are willing to pay more for sustainable goods, according ...


    By Antea Group - USA

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