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    Waste management in Russia under reform

    Russia is undergoing a reorganization of its waste management system. The future emphasis will be on increasing recycling while still acknowledging the need for more authorized landfill capacity. This means that there is a growing market for waste separation methods as well as technology prolonging the lifecycle of landfills. A delegation of Russian waste management directors visited the ...


    By Tana Oy

  • Boom in orders at the well-established HSE management software EcoWebDesk

    The Berlin based HSE management software provider has reinforced its market position in 2013. EcoIntense GmbH registered a major increase across all areas for the whole business year; particularly incoming orders, in the fourth quarter of 2013, rose by 300 per cent as compared to the same period of the preceding year. In addition to the increased number of new users more and more large companies ...


    By Quentic

  • Mission well services commits to proactive safety management with intelex

    In a world of reactive management, where many companies let accidents occur instead of taking proactive measures to ensure they don’t occur, Mission Well Services is setting a new standard. Though it has been in business for just under a year, Mission Well Services, a hydraulic fracturing company based in South Texas and serving the oil and gas ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Engaging Middle Management to Meet Environmental Objectives at Wells Fargo

    Wells Fargo has made an ongoing commitment to protecting the environment and reducing the environmental impact of its operations. The company’s goals include achieving by 2020 a 65 percent recycling rate, a 40 percent increase in energy efficiency, and a 35 percent reduction in absolute greenhouse gas emissions. To accomplish these objectives, Wells Fargo uses internal ...

  • Well-managed mangroves `can survive rising sea levels`

    The prevailing idea that sea-level rise will inevitably wipe out mangrove forests — fragile ecosystems that protect nearby communities from natural hazards such as floods and ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Well done to the Dudley Bikers

    Scarab Minor driver Dillon James pictured right and his close friend Mark Reeves also from Dudley mbc have recently gone through the pain barrier to raise money for the Midlands Air Ambulance , they cycled 125 miles from Dudley to Barmouth and they have managed to raise over £500.00 so far with Scarab donating £100 , but that was not the only challenge they now have a couple of days ...

  • Free Webinars for Water Well Owners on Well Construction and Hydraulic Fracturing

    Registration is open for two free webinars on water well construction and water testing in proximity to hydraulic fracturing being offered by the National Ground Water Association. Persons can register for the webinars, which are supported by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, via NGWA’s website, www.WellOwner.org. In the “Water Well ...

  • North Uist well given consent

    Energy Minister Charles Hendry has given BP consent to drill the deepwater North Uist well, northwest of the Shetland Islands. The Department of Energy and Climate Change has subjected BP’s application, including the environmental impact and emergency response plans, to detailed and extensive scrutiny, and the Health and Safety Executive has undertaken a thorough examination of the well ...

  • The first monitoring well in Engbertsdijksvenen is a reality

    On Wednesday 20 December 2017, the first monitoring well of the groundwater monitoring network Engbertsdijksvenen was realised on the parcel of landowner Wilharms in Vriezenveen. This monitoring well serves to monitor the effects of the measures required for the Nature Objectives of the Engbertsdijksveen. One of these goals is the recovery of living high moor. In addition to this monitoring well, ...


    By Eijkelkamp Soil & Water

  • UL Launches Wellness Certification to Demonstrate Products’ Compliance with WELL Building Standard

    With the global rise of obesity, disease, inactivity, asthma and depression, the critical importance of wellness is coming into focus. At a time when people spend upwards of 90 percent of their time indoors, architects, designers, construction and business communities alike are taking a second look at the indoor environments where we live, work and play to evaluate how these environments impact ...


    By UL LLC

  • Four steps for well owners to protect water wells, health during hurricane flooding

    The owners of private household water wells in areas threatened by Hurricane Matthew flooding should act to address possible threats to their drinking water quality, the National Ground Water Association said today. If a well has been flooded: Do not drink the water or wash with it, but use an alternative supply such as bottled water ...

  • ISA EXPO 2007 Planning Well Underway

    Research Triangle Park, NC – Building on the success of the ISA EXPO 2006 technical conference, the ISA EXPO 2007 program committee held a summit meeting earlier this month to identify key topics of importance to automation and control professionals. “Focused technical content is one of the strengths of ISA EXPO, and we’re committed to developing a program that addresses the issues that are ...

  • Wells Fargo Named to Carbon Leadership Indexes

    Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced it has been recognized by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) for its actions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and mitigate the risks of climate change. The CDP Carbon Leadership Indexes, which is compiled by PwC on behalf of CDP, provides an evaluation tool for institutional investors. Wells Fargo is ...

  • Abandoned water wells can present risks

    Household water well owners should act to address any improperly abandoned wells on their property as they can present threats to both people and animals, the National Ground Water Association said today. “Abandoned wells can be a physical danger to people and animals who may fall into them, but an even greater threat may be the pathway that an abandoned well provides for surface ...

  • NGWA offers Webinar on water well profiling

    The National Ground Water Association will offer the Webinar, “Well Profiling Technologies, Uses, and Solutions,” on April 20 at 1 p.m. ET.    Well owners and operators sometimes face challenges including decreased well yield and efficiency, short-term exceedance of water quality standards, and the onset of chronic exceedance of water quality standards. Information derived ...

  • Water well maintenance important to water quality

    A poorly maintained water well system can lead to poor water quality, so household water well owners should inform themselves of good water well maintenance practices, the National Ground Water Association said today. “Neglecting a water well system’s maintenance can have a direct impact on one’s health, so it’s important to stay on top of a water well system’s ...

  • Managing logging for biodiversity

    Forest management should safeguard biodiversity as well as focusing on harvesting timber, a new report from South East Asia argues. Despite many initiatives such as codes of practice, criteria and indicators and certification schemes, guidelines and standards remain vague and lack quantitative targets. Illegal logging, poor management and deforestation continue to cause severe environmental ...

  • Testing the water is important for household well owners

    The National Ground Water Association recommends household well owners test their water at least annually for bacteria, nitrate, and any contaminants of local concern. More frequent testing should be considered if: There is a change in the taste, odor, or appearance of the well water, or if a problem occurs such as a broken well cap, inundation by floodwaters, or a new contamination ...

  • Webinar – Making Change Management More Manageable

    Having a well-defined and well-thought-out process is critical to evaluating and implementing changes successfully. This is true whether you’re implementing Management of Change as part of a larger set of Process Safety Management (PSM) requirements, or you’re simply following Change Management principles as a best practice. Change is not only a necessary evil, it is an essential ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Environment Management Solutions

    Service Solutions and Web Applications Brüel & Kjær provides the broadest and deepest range of services and solutions for environment management available anywhere. Many solutions are provided as a subscription service, where we manage and maintain centrally located software and hardware (cloud computing) and you pay monthly subscription fees; contracting the outcomes that ...

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