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  • EPA Cuts Mercury and Hydrocarbon Emissions for New Portland Cement Production

      The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced new emission limits for cement kilns that will help cut annual emissions of mercury and hydrocarbons. These limits will help protect public health from mercury and total hydrocarbon emissions from portland cement kilns, through amendments to an air toxics standard issued on Dec. 8, 2006. The amendments set mercury and hydrocarbon emission ...

  • Johnson Matthey offers total emissions control package for meeting EPAs RICE NESHAP in 2013

    Johnson Matthey, the global leader in stationary emissions control technology, is offering a new 4-color, 8-page brochure that details the company's complete capabilities to help stationary diesel and gas engine owners/operators comply with the EPA’s RICE NESHAP regulations that go into effect in 2013. The brochure is titled “Stationary Emissions Control ModulexTM ...

  • Aviation Turbine Fuels Containing Synthesized Hydrocarbons

    Renewable synthesized iso-paraffinic fuel has now been included in ASTM International standard D7566, Specification for Aviation Turbine Fuel Containing Synthesized Hydrocarbons. A recently approved revision that adds SIP fuel to the D7566 annex directly enables use of the fuels in all airlines internationally. ...


    By ASTM International

  • Amyris and Total form fuels joint venture

    Amyris and TOTAL announced today the formation of Total Amyris BioSolutions B.V., a 50-50 joint venture that now holds exclusive rights and a license under Amyris’s intellectual property to produce and market ...

  • Diesel Emissions, Health and the Law

    When diesel is used as an engine fuel, it is inevitable that you will produce Products of Incomplete Combustion (PICs). Hence, we never just produce carbon dioxide (CO2) and water (H2O) alone, but rather a myriad of hydrocarbons including aromatics (e.g. benzene, toluene) aldehydes and poly-aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in a semi-volatile phase or bound with carbonaceous particulate, and ...


    By Shawcity Limited

  • Baseline-Mocon introduces a new high temperature hydrocarbon analyzer

    Baseline-MOCON, Inc., a subsidiary of MOCON (NASDAQ: MOCO), announces the release of their new heated hydrocarbon analyzer for applications that require the sample to stay heated above its dew point.  Configured for single point analysis, the Series 9000 H Heated Hydrocarbon Analyzer has an active range from less than 30 ppb as methane with the high sensitivity version and up to 50% as ...


    By MOCON, Inc. - Baseline

  • MCERTS award for VOC emissions analyser

    Quantitech has announced that the Sick 3006 portable VOC monitor has a new MCERTS certificate, valid to July 2019. The company’s Dominic Duggan says: “This is important news for any process that needs to report total hydrocarbon emissions data; MCERTS is essential for monitoring Part A processes, however, as a portable instrument, the 3006 is also ideal for Part B processes and stack ...


    By Quantitech Ltd

  • New deal on VOC emissions analysers

    The German manufacturer of gas analysers SK Elektronik (SKE), has appointed Quantitech as its exclusive UK distributor. SKE is a leading global provider of gas analysers based on the principle of Flame Ionisation Detection (FID). Key applications for the company’s analysers include emissions monitoring, process gas monitoring, and the monitoring of abatement efficiency and emissions from ...


    By Quantitech Ltd

  • Total and Amyris Renewable Jet Fuel Ready for Use in Commercial Aviation

    With the newly revised ASTM standard for jet fuel, Amyris (Nasdaq:AMRS) and Total (CAC:TOTF.PA) today begin to prepare to market a drop-in jet fuel that contains up to 10% blends of renewable farnesane. Developed by  ...


    By Amyris Biotechnologies, Inc.

  • Reducing airline emissions – can it be done?

    The aviation industry is in for an interesting year as the European Union kicked off 2008 by agreeing on a system that forces airlines flying to and from Europe into a cap and trade system for greenhouse gas emissions. The EU system proposes to cap carbon dioxide emissions for european and foreign airplanes alike, while allowing airlines to ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Cleaning Up Emissions with New CleanAIR Filter/Silencer

    Santa Fe, NM – Leading emissions control manufacturer, CleanAIR Systems introduces a new addition to their line of diesel particulate filter products, the PERMIT Filter/Silencer, designed to reduce exhaust emissions from prime power and emergency generators. Facilities using gensets for power generation are already familiar with silencers installed to lessen engine noise. With the enforcement of ...


  • Small Engine Rule to Bring Big Emissions Cuts

    EPA continues to mow down harmful emissions from the nonroad sector with a new proposal that sets strict standards for most lawn and garden equipment and small recreational watercraft. 'From the largest locomotives to the smallest lawn mowers, EPA's current and planned clean air regulations will continue environmental progress, keeping the air cleaner than a generation ago,' said EPA Acting ...

  • Europe to require “Real World” emission tests in 2017

    European auto manufacturers have made considerable progress in reducing nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions, but experts at Emissions Analytics note that challenges remain. The European Commission will require “real world” vehicle emission tests beginning in 2017. Emissions approval for passenger cars in Europe will then include mandatory on-the-road tests using a portable emissions ...


    By Emissions Analytics Limited

  • Updated industrial emissions register reveals mixed results

    The EU’s internet-based public register of industrial emissions to air and water, the European Pollutant Emission Register (EPER), was today updated with the latest emissions data from some 12,000 industrial installations across Europe. These figures – for 2004 – can now be compared with those for 2001 for a number of ...

  • Enel completes acquisition of 3 hydro projects in Mexico for a total capacity of 52 mw

    Enel Investment Holding B.V. (a wholly-owned Dutch subsidiary of Enel S.p.A) yesterday night completed the acquisition of 100% of Inelec share capital from SLAP II Luxembourg SARL (an entity managed by Conduit Capital Partners LLC, a private equity firm based in New York, and Grupo Qualita/Comexhidro) for a total consideration of USD 156 million (approximately 105 million euro). Inelec owns 3 ...


    By Enel SpA

  • ASTM D6591 - 11 Standard Test Method for Determination of Aromatic Hydrocarbon Types in Middle Distillates—High Performance Liquid Chromatography Method with Refractive Index Detection

    The aromatic hydrocarbon content of motor diesel fuel is a factor that can affect exhaust emissions and fuel combustion characteristics, as measured by cetane number. The United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) regulates the aromatic content of diesel fuels. California Air Resources Board (CARB) regulations place limits on the total aromatics content and ...


    By ASTM International

  • Energy from waste: new stack emissions monitoring systems

    Incineration plants are subject to the obligation to comply with stringent pollution standards; analysis equipment must operate in continuous in harsh environmental conditions. Thus, the Tees Valley incinerator in Billingham, UK, newly equipped 3 lines with ...


    By Environnement S.A

  • EPA proposes to slash mercury emissions from cements plants

    EPA is proposing to signficantly reduce mercury emissions from Portland cement kilns, the fourth-largest source of mercury air emissions in the US The proposal would set the nation's first limits on mercury emissions from existing Portland cement kilns and would strengthen the limits for new kilns. The proposed standards also would set emission limits for total hydracarbons, particulate matter, ...

  • The 1st Biomass Plant in UK will measure its emissions with an Environnements S.A CEMS

    Widely known for the high quality of our continuous pollutant monitoring systems but also the local expertise of our Partner A1-CBISS, we were requested to tender for this new Biomass Plant project. Thus, Environnement S.A will provide the entire CEMS for the sampling and continuous monitoring of NH3, HCl, SO2, NO, NO2, N2O, CO, CO2, H2O and total hydrocarbons. “The plant, costing ...


    By Environnement S.A

  • New emissions certification test for cars could be improved, study concludes

    A test currently under development for certifying levels of vehicle emissions may not adequately represent real world driving conditions, a new study suggests. The authors measured emissions during the new Worldwide Light-Duty Test Cycle (WLTC) compared with those in existing driving cycles and highlighted areas where the test could be potentially improved. In the EU, tailpipe emissions from new ...

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