Unlike many offset providers co2balance manage their own projects on the ground. Directly employing local, talented people to work within our communities. The success of our projects is determined, in part, by the incredible work done by our Carbon Zero staff on the ground. These field officers are the people that are working tirelessly within the communities to ensure that our projects are implemented to the highest possible standards. Our field officers, working behind the scenes on project implementation, manage to quietly overcome a wide range of obstacles, and successfully ensure that the community gains the maximum benefits from our energy efficient cook stoves, throughout the life of the project.,
Case study - BioContainer Iraq
Project: Mobile BioContainer System Type: BioContainer Combi– 500PE Country: Iraq Client: Viking Drilling Capacity: 36m³/day Year of Installation: 2012. Description: 40 feet BioContainer installation in Northern Iraq where mobility for the plant is an essential requirement. This BioContainer is moved around to various oilfields in NorthernIraq andcan easily be lifted to be carried by a truck. The environment in Northern Iraq isvery dry and warm, this does not affect the clean process . The treated...
Case study - Nottinghamshire Recycling
DUO Equipment delivered and installed a new full washing and water management plant for Nottinghamshire Recycling Ltd (NRL). Based in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, NRL is a sustainable waste solution provider processing C & D waste, green waste, wood and recycled aggregates. The new washing and water management plant (which includes a Gennaretti centrifuge system) will provide NRL with the ability to divert recycled aggregates from landfill and supply high quality clean washed materials to the local construction...
GoForth, NC Case Study
ABSTRACT Trap & Treat® BOS 200® was used to remediate petroleum hydrocarbon impacted groundwater within fractured bedrock and overburden soil at a former retail gasoline site in North Carolina. After a thorough remedial design characterization was completed, BOS 200® was surgically injected over two field events to successfully achieve the site cleanup goals. CHALLENGES The site was formerly a general store with two 1,000 gallon USTs; the primary constituents of concern were Benzene, Toluene,...
Case study - Mazzei airjection aeration system installed in Alabama Field Erected WWTP
Activated Sludge Treatment in a Municipal Sewage Treatment Plant. Huntsville, ALThe Problem: A design/build contractor needed a quiet, efficient aeration system for a 250,000 GPD field erected WWTP. This plant was to be located adjacent to a school. A restriction on ambient noise at the location of the proposed WWTP required a quiet aeration process.The Solution: The project engineer selected a Mazzei AirJection aeration system for the project, primarily due to the success he had with the Mazzei aeration design...
Ceramic pot filters lifetime study in coastal Guatemala
Ceramic pot filters (CPFs) are an effective means of household water treatment, but the characterization of CPF lifetimes is ongoing. This paper describes a lifetime field study in Guatemala which was made possible by a collaboration between researchers, CPF-using households, and local non-governmental organizations (NGOs). Disinfection data were collected periodically for two years using field coliform enumeration kits as were flow rate data with the assistance of NGO staff. Consumer acceptance was characterized...