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  • Initial Chanute environmental screenings complete; air monitors in place

    Federal and state regulators have completed the first phase of environmental screenings in Chanute, Kan. The sampling includes surface water, sediment, fish tissue and limited air screenings in Chanute, Kan. The sampling was conducted by scientists and technicians in a joint state-federal partnership between the Kansas Department of Health & Environment (KDHE) and the U.S. Environmental ...

  • Envac’s breakthrough in Finland

    In cooperation with YIT, Envac Scandinavia AB (subsidiary of Envac AB) has been selected to deliver waste disposal systems for the two new city districts, Kalasatama (the Fish Harbour in English) and Jätkäsaari (The Western Harbour) in Swedish) in Helsinki, Finland. The client is the City of Helsinki through its two subsidiaries, Fiskehamnen Sopsug AB and Busholmen Sopsug AB. The ...


    By Envac AB

  • The gene for sexual maturation in salmon is found

    The discovery of the gene that controls sexual maturation in female and male salmon provides new effective methods of controlling sexual maturation in farmed salmon. The new knowledge will also be of great importance in the management of wild salmon stocks. Maturation in salmon reduces growth, fillet quality and activity of the immune system. This leads to poor fish welfare and downgrading of ...


    By AQUAGENICS INCORPORATED

  • Habitat restoration is hands-on effort for Annapolis scientist

    On September 10, 2009, Annapolis scientist Dr. Peter Jensen participated in some hands-on restoration by planting native grasses during the Hail Cove Living Shoreline event, a collaborative effort to reduce shore erosion and create marsh and reef habitat for waterfowl and species such as blue crabs, terrapins, fish, oysters, and mussels in Maryland’s Chesapeake Bay. Sponsored in part by the ...


    By Integral Consulting Inc.

  • Pace Analytical Services, Inc., Purchases Northeast Analytical, Inc. (NEA)

     Pace Analytical Services, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has purchased the assets of Northeast Analytical, Inc., located in Schenectady, NY. NEA is an environmental testing laboratory originally specializing in high resolution PCB analysis.  For the past two decades, NEA has built a distinguished national reputation for uncompromising data quality, service and ...


    By Pace Analytical

  • The bad oxygen conditions in the Baltic Sea continue

    The serious oxygen conditions that have affected the Baltic Sea during the 2000s continue. The oxygen survey performed during autumn 2013 show that 15% of the bottom areas are dead due to total absence of oxygen and about 30% suffer from acute oxygen deficiency. Sad development SMHI have analyzed the oxygen situation in the Baltic Sea during the period 1960 to ...

  • Oilfield Rental Market Trends and 2016 Forecasts Research Report

    Rising oil & gas prices and increasing drilling activity will drive the global oilfield equipment rental (oilfield rental) market to $46.8 billion by 2018. North America, with its increased focus on unconventional shale plays and keen oil & gas industry, is expected to experience highest revenue growth during the next five years. The factors driving growth in the OER market are ...

  • Settlement of Gibson Guitar Logging Case

    The U.S. Department of Justice announced yesterday that it reached a criminal enforcement agreement with Gibson Guitar Corporation, resolving two widely-publicized investigations into allegations that Gibson had violated the U.S. Lacey Act by illegally purchasing and importing wood products from Madagascar and India. The U.S. ...

  • Chelsea completes demonstration of the new FastOcean System in Baltimore

    Last week in Baltimore harbour, Dr Kevin Oxborough demonstrated Chelsea’s 3rd generation Fast Repetition Rate Fluorometer - the new FastOcean  System  -  to groups from  University of Maryland Chesapeake Bay Laboratory, Moss Landing Marine Laboratory and University of Michigan Cooperative Institute for Limnology and Ecosystems Research.    The FastOcean ...


    By Chelsea Technologies Group

  • Norfolk Southern, GE Host 2nd Railroad Sustainability Symposium

    SOURCE: General Electric (GE) DESCRIPTION:Norfolk Southern Corp. and GE Transportation kicked off the second Railroad Sustainability Symposium at the Class I's 14,000-acre Brosnan Forest Conference Center near Charleston, S.C. Sponsored by NS ...


    By 3BL Media

  • The Benefits of a Box Welded Pond Liner

    Box welded pond liners are a convenient alternative to installing a flexible 2-D pond liner for the guaranteed containment of water. There’s no time like the New Year for good intentions – and one which will pay dividends for many years to come is to create a garden pond. One of the first choices you’ll have to make is the type of liner to use. The material itself is a ...


    By Russetts Development Ltd

  • Oilfield Equipment Rental Market Worth $46.8 billion | Forecasts for 2018

    Rising oil & gas prices and increasing drilling activity will drive the global oilfield equipment rental (oilfield rental) market to $46.8 billion by 2018. North America, with its increased focus on unconventional shale plays and keen oil & gas industry, is expected to experience highest revenue growth during the next five years. The factors driving growth in the OER market are ...


  • Unep and hisense sign new partnership to support green entrepreneurs

    The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and Hisense International Co. Ltd. today signed a partnership at a ceremony in UNEP Headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya, which will work to promote and strengthen the brand profile and global positioning of the SEED Award The SEED Award is a component of the SEED Initiative programme, which supports innovative and small-scale entrepreneurs worldwide who integrate ...

  • Poor sanitation kills 1.5m children worldwide, says World Bank on World Water Day

    Some 2.6 billion people worldwide have one thing in common—they do not have access to sanitation—but the World Bank and the Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) are helping change that. To raise awareness for this crisis, this year’s World Water Day focused on sanitation. Worldwide, about 1.7 million deaths a year—90 percent of which are children—are attributed to unsafe water, poor sanitation and ...


    By The World Bank

  • Creative Bioarray Transformed Its Core Products in Cells for Researches

    Creative Bioarray recently adjusted its business focus and make cells its core products to meet the increasing needs for various primary and tumor cells for research use, whilst related tools and kits are also available and will be updated with the most recent trend in the field.  Creative Bioarray, established in 2005, is quite experienced in providing products and services for cells ...


    By Creative Bioarray

  • Creative Bioarray Transformed Its Core Products in Cells for Researches

    Creative Bioarray recently adjusted its business focus and make cells its core products to meet the increasing needs for various primary and tumor cells for research use, whilst related tools and kits are also available and will be updated with the most recent trend in the field.  Creative Bioarray, established in 2005, is quite experienced in providing products and services for cells ...


    By Creative Bioarray

  • Sweco creates environmentally-friendly city in China

    Some 200 kilometres south-east of Beijing a new eco-city is emerging. The city, which will house a million inhabitants, is being built with the aim of becoming one of China’s most environmentally-friendly cities. The city plan of the first section, a 30 square kilometre large area, has been developed by a team of Sweco’s planners, architects, engineers and technology consultants. ...


    By Sweco

  • 85 percent of reefs in the Coral Triangle are threatened, new report finds

    “Reefs at Risk Revisited in the Coral Triangle” maps threats to reefs in Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Solomon Islands, and Timor-Leste A new report finds that more than 85 percent of reefs in the Coral Triangle are directly threatened by local human activities, substantially more than the global average of 60 percent. ...

  • Recycling Polystyrene

    Enough waste Polystyrene to fill 15,000 Olympic sized swimming pools is currently land filled in the UK every year. Purex International has developed a new system to thermally densify this waste into a form that can be recycled into new products and fuels. Polystyrene is a very effective packaging material but disposing of or recycling it can be problematic and expensive. Purex International ...


  • ASTM E2385 - 11 standard guide for estimating wildlife exposure using measures of habitat quality

    Explicit consideration of landscape features to characterize the quality of habitat for assessment species can enhance the ecological relevance of an EcoRA. This can help avoid assessing exposure in areas in which a wildlife species would be absent because of a lack of habitat or to bound exposure estimates in areas with low habitat quality. The measure of habitat ...


    By ASTM International

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