activated carbon air News

  • ADA awards engineering, procurement & construction contract for activated carbon production facility to BE&K Construction Company

    ADA Environmental Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADES) announced today that it has executed an agreement with BE&K Construction Company of Birmingham, Alabama, a KBR Company (NYSE: KBR), for the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) work required to build ADA’s first Activated Carbon (AC) production facility. ADA and BE&K have been working together since November 2007 under a limited scope ...

  • Wider gaps between cycle paths and traffic reduce active commuters’ air pollution dose

    Setting cycle and footpaths further back from the road can significantly lower the amount of air pollution that cyclists and pedestrians inhale, suggests new research. While wide gaps are not always practical, the study shows that even small increases in distance could substantially reduce the dose of pollution. ‘Active commuting’ is being promoted in cities across the world. Rather ...

  • ADA-ES Announces Contracts for Dry Sorbent Injection and Activated Carbon Injection Systems Valued at up to $15 Million

    ADA-ES, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADES) (“ADA”) today announced that it has been awarded two contracts for activated carbon injection (ACI) systems and its wholly-owned subsidiary BCSI, LLC (“BCSI”) has been selected to supply up to four dry sorbent injection (“DSI”) systems as part of a larger air pollution control contract for a fleet of coal-fired generating plants. ...

  • Calgon Carbon Responds to U.S. Court of Appeal’s Ruling on Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) Rule

    Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE: CCC) (the Company) announced its satisfaction with today’s ruling by the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (the Court) to leave MATS in effect while remanding it to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for further proceedings. In doing so, the Court noted that EPA has represented that it is on track to issue a final ...


    By Calgon Carbon Corporation

  • Flight carbon footprint calculator prelude to aviation carbon market

    The United Nations International Civil Aviation Organization, ICAO, has unveiled a carbon calculation tool on its website that allows travellers to estimate the carbon footprint for any flight they take. A carbon footprint is a measure of the impact human activities have on the environment in terms of the amount of greenhouse gases produced, measured in units of carbon dioxide. For instance, one ...

  • Carbon Pricing – The Momentum is Growing

    World Resources Institute (WRI) released Putting a Price on Carbon: A Handbook for U.S. Policymakers, a new paper that concludes that carbon pricing should serve as a core element to reduce carbon emissions and would produce a range of economic benefits to the U.S. economy. ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Energy reduction activities sweep across Europe

    New Zealand Trade and Enterprise’s offices in Europe have compiled a summary of energy reduction activities in progress. In Germany, the government intends to cut carbon emissions by 30 percent of Germany’s emissions in 1990. Within recent years, the country has managed to eliminate 17 percent of its greenhouse gas emissions by modernising and restructuring industrial sectors and high-emission ...


    By New Zealand Government

  • Several Common Air Filters of Olansi’s Air Purifier

    We know the air purifier has two core components, fan, filter, and filter seems to be more important than the fan, without filter’s help, the purifier is only a fan of air circulation. The filter is to help us filter harmful substance so filter is the most important part of air purifier. Filter – based purification traps airborne particles ...


    By Olansi healthcare Co., Ltd

  • A new leaf turns in carbon science

    A new insight into global photosynthesis, the chemical process governing how ocean and land plants absorb and release carbon dioxide, has been revealed in research that will assist scientists to more accurately assess future climate change. In a paper published today in Nature, a team of US, Dutch and Australian scientists have estimated that the global rate of photosynthesis, the ...

  • Active Mountaintop Gas Station Remediation Site

    The geology of the area is fractured bedrock and the gasoline and MTBE contamination traveled through the fractures and impacted several nearby drinking wells. The consultant conducted a multiple day test at the site. MAE2 used this data to design a system that would prevent the contamination from moving off site and eliminate the source area. This meant the system would need to operate a large ...

  • China’s carbon count is not as high as feared

    Calculations on how much carbon dioxide China produces have been wrong for more than 10 years because the official bodies that calculate it have assumed the country’s power stations burn high-quality coal. In fact, the world’s biggest polluter uses coal with a lower carbon content than power stations in Europe and the US, and so produces less carbon dioxide per tonne − around ...


    By Climate News Network

  • Calgon Carbon Names New CFO

    PITTSBURGH, PA — July 14, 2010 — Calgon Carbon (NYSE: CCC) announced today that Stevan R. Schott (47) has been named vice president, chief financial officer, effective immediately. He will have responsibility for all corporate financial functions. Mr. Schott replaces Leroy M. Ball (42) who has accepted a position with another company, effective September 1, 2010. In the interim, Mr. ...


    By Calgon Carbon Corporation

  • Building a lower-carbon construction industry

    Key ideas for reducing the carbon footprint of buildings, from blueprint to build and beyond. By Dominic Burbridge, Senior Client Manager, Carbon Trust Advisory Carbon reduction is a complex challenge for all organisations, not least those in the construction industry. Taking a cradle-to-grave view of the construction sector value chain means considering all aspects of the design, construction, ...


    By Carbon Trust

  • New insights into carbon emissions in China

    Original story at MIT News New research takes a look at whether policies can curtail the growth of harmful greenhouse gases. Researchers from MIT and Tsinghua University in Beijing are collaborating to bring new insights into how China — now the world’s largest emitter of carbon ...

  • Wigan UK leads the way in carbon technology

    Chemviron Carbon, one of Europe’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of activated carbons, has made a substantial investment to further develop its Ashton-in-Makerfield (Wigan, Lancashire UK) site, as part of a major European investment programme. The newly installed state-of-the-art facility, located next to the company’s European Research and Development Centre, will operate round the clock ...

  • 2010 Olympics can be carbon neutral

    The 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games could achieve carbon neutrality through a comprehensive greenhouse gas management plan that includes the use of carbon offsets, notes the David Suzuki Foundation in a report released on January 24. The report, ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • The perfect solution for air purification...

    Health and safety legislation demands that air quality is monitored in laboratories where solvents, acids and other chemicals are used. Most of the hazards encountered are contained within a fume cabinet but there are also low level contaminants that do not require containment in a cabinet but make the air inside the laboratory tainted. Halo has been designed by Erlab to ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • Tackling air pollution in China

    Original story at MIT News A recent study estimates that about 1.6 million people in China die each year — roughly 4,000 a day — from heart, lung, and stroke disorders due to poor air quality. Most of the nation’s ...

  • Calgon Carbon awarded contract by PUB Singapore

    Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE: CCC) announced that it has been awarded a contract by PUB, Singapore's National Water Agency, to supply 5.7 million pounds of granular activated carbon (GAC) to the Johor River Waterworks (Johor) for drinking water treatment. The GAC will replace the existing activated carbon that Calgon Carbon had also provided. Calgon Carbon was selected over three other ...


    By Calgon Carbon Corporation

  • Olansi Air Purifier–The Top 10 Best China Air Cleaner And Air Purification Manufacturer Introduce The Function Of Air Purifiers

    Olansi Healthcare Co., Ltd(Guangzhou Olans Water Treatment Equipments Co. Ltd) is a professiona whole home air purifier manufacturer producing negative ion air purifier,active carbon home purifier,hepa air purifier,antibacterial air ...


    By Olansi healthcare Co., Ltd

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