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  • Online Analyzers Improve Control of Chloramination Processes in Milwaukee

    The Milwaukee Water Works is a national leader in providing high quality drinking water and monitoring water quality. Since 1998, it has invested $227 million in its infrastructure, from treatment plants to distribution systems, to ensure high quality drinking water and reliable supply. The Milwaukee Water Works treats Lake Michigan water with Ozone gas as a primary disinfectant because it ...

  • Water Online Radio: Lessons from “The Wastewater Wizard”

    Dan Theobald interviewed by Todd Schnick/Todd Youngblood TODD:   How exciting to talk to our next guest, the WasteWater Wizard. His name is Daniel Theobald, and he IS the WasteWater Wizard. Welcome to the show Dan. DAN:  Hey thank you.  Glad to be here. TODD:  Before we get into this take a second to tell us a little about you ...

  • Online communities in Poland: are e-commerce companies involved in creating and managing online social networks?

    The challenges in the lifestyles, social and economical conversions, and technological developments lead the marketers to use modern marketing techniques. The way people used to communicate has completely been changed over the last decade. Nowadays, online social networks are one of the most powerful communication and information sharing systems worldwide. The authors put a thesis that the top ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Optical DO Sensors Opening Doors to Online Aeration Control

    BACKGROUNDThe benefits of using online, automated control of aeration systems using dissolved oxygen (DO) sensors are well known in the industry and have been widely documented (e.g. Olsson et al, 2005). In most wastewater treatment facilities using activated sludge, the electricity provided to the aeration system is one of the most significant operating costs and a good control system can help ...

  • An exploratory case study of a Lebanese e-learning partnership model

    Globally, distance learning programmes have become an increasingly popular method to enhance knowledge and skills, particularly online learning at the academic level for courses, programmes and degrees. However, the 'digital divide' conditions that exist often make its development problematic for developing countries. Hence, this case study presents and examines a proposed e-learning partnership ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Assessment of Qualifications Needed by Environmental Health Graduates Entering Private-Sector Employment

    The goal of the study described here was to provide a snapshot of knowledge, skills, and abilities currently required by employers in the private sector of the environmental health and safety field, specifically for entry-level positions attainable by individuals recently earning a bachelor’s degree in environmental health. Information was collected first through the screening of 115 entry-level ...

  • The framework structure and fuzzy processing of a nuclear emergency decision-making evaluation system (ESY)

    This paper discusses the construction of ESY, a combination of 'Real-time Online Decision-making Support System' (RODOS) which was developed by the European Community as the basis of such software as decision-making analysis, fuzzy mathematics, etc. This paper also discusses the information structure of ESY expressed in the united data model and the application of fuzzy decision-making theory and ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • A green MBA, is it for me?

    Are you looking for answers to the following questions? What is a Green MBA? What can it do for my career? What schools are offering them? Can I get a green MBA online? Then read on… and find some answers to these questions. Starting by providing some definition of what a green MBA is this article will go on to illustrate why a green MBA can be important for many careers and what schools are ...


  • Relatively Speaking: The ROI of Safety Training

    Online training that incorporates learning management functionality can generate a relatively high Return on Investment (ROI) when compared to instructor-led training alone. The combination of online and classroom training (blended learning) offers even more cumulative benefits. Additionally, ROI as it relates to training in general includes a substantial “soft” component that is ...


    By FirstNet Learning, Inc.

  • Web-based macroseismic survey: fast information exchange and elaboration of seismic intensity effects in Italy

    A new method of macroseismic survey, based on voluntary collaboration through the internet, has been running at Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV), Italy, since June 2007. The macroseismic questionnaire is addressed to a single nonspecialist person and reported effects are statistically analysed to extrapolate the Mercalli-Cancani-Sieberg (MCS) scale and the European ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • New gas calibration method eases TOC analysis

    LAR Process Analysers AG of Berlin,  Germany expanded the range of feaiures of its measuring device QuickTOC, which facilitates the monitoring of ultra pure and cooling water, boiler feed and condensate measurement, and industrial wastewaters. For many years, the Berlin company lias been developing, high quality measuring devices and processes for the TOC analysis of condensates and boiler ...


    By LAR Process Analysers AG

  • Distance Education: Past, Present, and Future

    ABSTRACTAlternative training technologies are being evaluated with increasing interest in distance education and online training. Evaluations show the benefit of distance education because of limited staffing, shrinking budget dollars for travel to short schools and conferences, and the convenience, availability, and quality of online training selections. In many industries today, distance ...

  • NVQ Level 5 in Occupational Health & Safety Practice

    Watch and learn with SHEilds explanatory video If you’re considering taking a Level 5 City & Guilds NVQ but don’t know what to expect or where to begin don’t worry, SHEilds has you covered. To make things easier for our students – current and prospective – we’ve collected all the key information in the video below, giving ...


    By SHEilds Ltd

  • British scientist claims CCS is the solution of climate change

    Oxford professor argues that climate change can be solved by forcing the fossil fuel industry to implement CCS to bury their waste products. Climate change can be solved by making all producers of carbon-based fuels accountable for the disposal of the carbon dioxide their fuels ultimately give off as a condition of remaining in business. This was the proposal put forward last week by one of ...


    By Vital Efficienci Ltd.

  • Integrity and perfomance evaluation of new generation desalting membranes

    Various RO membrane integrity monitoring methods are currently being evaluated during pilot testing at the North City Water Reclamation Plant (NCWRP) located in San Diego, CA. The main purpose of the testing is to assess both direct and indirect monitoring techniques currently available to measure the integrity and reliability of RO membranes during water reclamation. Specific methods being ...


    By Toray Chemical Korea

  • Q&A: A look at solar plane attempting round-the-world trip

    Two Swiss pioneers are attempting to fly around the world in a solar-powered airplane without a drop of fossil fuel. Here's a look at the plane and the pioneers behind it: HOW IS THE PLANE FLYING ONLY ON SOLAR POWER? Described by its creators as "an airborne laboratory," the single-seat Solar Impulse 2 has 17,248 ultra-efficient solar cells that transfer solar energy to four ...


    By Associated Press

  • Validation of integrated bio-chemical monitoring platforms for quantification of ecological water status at a river basin scale (VIECO)

    The Water Framework Directive (WFD) demands a good ecological status of all water bodies. The main objective of VIECO project is to contribute to the enhancement of water quality by developing a costeffective monitoring platform to provide environmental indicators of ecological status of surface waters. This platform integrates off-line and on-line sensors and in-line integrating measuring tools ...

  • Always well-informed, and now mobile as well

    AERZEN’s corporate websites are being upgraded: Since May 2016, www.aerzen.com has been online with a lot of new content and functionality. Upgrades will take place to the websites of all AERZEN subsidiaries worldwide over the course of 2016. The new AERZEN website impresses with a high degree of transparency, user friendliness and service capability, which exactly represents the image ...

  • Daniel Casey: Exploring a ‘little star’ on Earth

    Written by Leda Zimmerman.You can read the original new in MIT NewsIn 2010, after a decade of meticulous preparation, Daniel Casey and an MIT team finally ran their experiment. The world’s largest laser struck a millimeter-sized target, and in less than a second, it was ...

  • Ace Hardware replaced old baler due to high service costs - Case Study

    A reliable solution was important for Ace Hardware and therefore they purchased a X25 baler from Bramidan. Olsons´s Ace Hardware took ownership of an old vertical baler placed in the buildings of the retail store they acquired in Chicago. But the old baler, a "Muncher", required new spare parts all the time and more maintenance, and the manager Dan Olson decided to buy a new vertical baler. ...


    By Bramidan Balers

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