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  • Brenda Lennox of Washington takes gavel as AWWA president

    Brenda Lennox of Touchet, Wash. began her one-year term as president of the American Water Works Association, the world’s largest association of water professionals, in a gavel passing ceremony at the conclusion of AWWA’s ...

  • Stratford Eye’s a green future

    A landmark regeneration project will use a state of-the-art community heating system to boost London’s green credentials as the capital gears up for the 2012 Olympics.Stratford Eye, a mixed tenure development of offices and apartments, overlooking the Olympics site in East London, will harness tri-generation technology to create its own cooling, heating and electricity. As part of the same ...


    By ENER-G

  • Eye on Earth: 2008 in review

    From promises of 'green jobs' on the U.S. campaign trail to record-setting global investments in renewable energy, the year was marked by an international mobilization to address the world's most daunting environmental challenges and forge a green economy. While the science is clear that the time to address catastrophic climate change is now, a turbulent year - including food crises, natural ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • Keep an eye on everything with LabMonitoring

    HORIBA’s newly developed data preparation tool allows users to extensively display and document the interplay of different HORIBA ONE PLATFORM devices as well as to influence the processes with regard to quality control. Growing challenges with regard to environmental policy have profoundly changed the demands made on vehicle and engine emissions measurement in the last few years. For ...


    By HORIBA Europe GmbH

  • Keeping an Eye on National Radiation

    Untitled Document The software and environment specialist TechniData modernises the radioactivity monitoring network in Ireland. The new monitoring network for the Radiological Protection Institute of Ireland ...


  • Keep Your Eyes on SEJ.Org!

    The next six weeks are going to be a nonstop thrill ride as we rush to meet the May 31st deadline to raise $103,000. SEJ members, boardies and friends are preparing challenges as we speak. ...

  • `The Eyes of the World are on Paris`

    The nations of the world gathered on Monday in Paris to reach a new and universal climate change agreement, in the knowledge that they have already delivered an almost universal set of national responses to meet the long-term climate challenge before the conference even begins. Over 150 heads of state and government arrived at the conference venue on Monday to give their public support, ...

  • Eye on Earth First User Conference: A real eye opener

    The city of Dublin was the setting for the first Eye on Earth User Conference, organised by the European Environment Agency (EEA) in association with the Irish Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Over three days (4-6 March), the conference brought together more than 230 participants representing communities ...

  • To The Point About Preventing Eye Injuries

    Dust, wood chips, nails, hazardous chemicals, radiant light and countless other items can strike or enter the eye and cause injury.  Taking proper precautions and wearing the appropriate protection against eye hazards can prevent eye injuries.  This program provides an overview of your organization’s plan to protect your sight and points out how the use of ...


    By ERI Safety Videos

  • EI’s Reorganization Has an Eye on the Future

    Research Triangle Park, NC – The EI Group, Inc. (EI) has been providing professional consulting services for more than 20 years and has grown, changed, and reorganized to keep up with the changing times.  That is evident again as the company enters into a new decade.  With an eye on the changing marketplace, EI has restructured its technical staff to meet two specific objectives, ...


    By The EI Group, Inc.

  • Superstition can affect eye tests

    People having eye examinations may be affecting the results due to a natural tendency to base their responses on past decisions. Research just published in the journal, Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, shows that people cannot avoid using their past decisions to inform their current decisions, says co-author Professor Steven Dakin, the head of Optometry and Vision Science at the ...


    By PaR Systems, Inc.

  • Vortex eyes Canadian iron ore

    VORTEX Pipes will have the opportunity to take a foothold in Canada's iron ore industry after entering into option agreements to acquire the Snelgrove project. The company is focused on smart sustainable pipe rehabilitation and may add iron ore exploration to its repertoire following the inking of the agreements to acquire the project from Toronto Stock Exchange-listed Cap-Ex Iron Ore and Preston ...

  • Wash water treatment plant for parts wash

    FMCL Arboga ordered an AWAS wash water treatment plant with a flow of 3m³/h. FMCL Arboga is the central warehouse for Swedish UN operations worldwide. When an operation is finished, the equipment will be sent back to Sweden. Equipment and containers need then to be washed. Impurities in the water are of unknown origin and nature. The treatment plant permits a wide variety of physical ...


    By AWAS International GmbH

  • Boat hull washing pollution

    Painting, stripping and pressure washing of boat bottoms with antifouling marine paints are common activities performed by the marine industry. Antifouling marine paints contain toxic metals compounds that are intended to inhibit the growth of marine organisms. These compounds historically included lead and tin, which have been phased out and replaced with copper. If activities involving the ...


  • Cleaning up the green wash

    Canadians may soon see the benefits of new environmental labeling guidelines released last week designed to clean up the practice of greenwashing. The code will officially condemn the use of marketing terms such as "green" and "eco" that appear without proper product lifecycle analysis. Such terms "should be reserved for products/services whose lifecycles have been thoroughly examined ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Hatchery wash water treatment

    A WPL HiPAF Modular wastewater treatment system has been specified to treat the wash water for a global company’s large hatchery processing plant in Warwickshire. WPL were selected in a competitive bid based on the ...


    By WPL Ltd

  • Summit eyeing global sharing of environmental data

    Over 1,000 delegates from around the world, including 20 ministerial delegations, are heading to the Eye on Earth Summit in Abu Dhabi next week (12-15 December). It is one of the official member-states meetings on the road to next year's UN ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Florida Property Owners Eye NOAA’s Hurricane Predictions

    The hurricane season in the United States began on June 1st and doesn’t end until November 30th.  In May, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced their predictions for the 2012 hurricane season.  According to NOAA it will be average with 4 to 8 Atlantic hurricanes and 9 to 15 named storms.   Many in Florida are no strangers to ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Verder nominated as EY entrepeneur of the year 2016 (Netherlands)

    Every year Ernst & Young selects the best entrepreneurs in many industrialized countries, also in the Netherlands. In this way EY celebrates unique entrepreneurship ideas and results. We, as part of the Verder Group, are very proud that Andries Verder has been nominated for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 The Netherlands. Same as his motto “If not us, then who?”, we strongly ...


    By The Verder Group

  • Solar thermal electricity: catching the eye of utility companies

    The American Southwest has some of the greatest solar resources on the globe, it yet remains largely untapped. This trend may be changing as solar technology matures, market forces shift and concern for climate change mounts. One of the most common arguments against large-scale use of renewable energy is that it cannot produce a steady, reliable stream of energy, day and night. Ausra Inc. does ...

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