Tuesday, July 23, 2024
Testing freight containers

Toxic threat from freight

After a career as a customs officer in the Netherlands, Wim van Tienen was well aware of the toxic gas hazards presented by some...
Investigating Climate Change in the Arctic

Climate Change research in the Arctic

A group of Arctic researchers has employed the latest monitoring technology to investigate the effects of climate change, by measuring temperature and salinity in...
Methane surveyor

High-performance methane surveying tool

New high-performance methane surveying tool Ashtead Technology has launched an advanced natural gas detection system that is able to differentiate between different gases and does...
Wastewater

Wastewater Treatment Optimisation System Saves 25% of Energy Costs

In May 2010, a new real-time control (RTC) system was installed at a wastewater treatment plant in Bournemouth that has reduced power demand by...
Monitoring borehole gases

NITRABAR research project – Nitrate pollution

Gas analyser helps reveal NITRABAR success A portable FTIR multiparameter gas analyser from Quantitech is helping researchers at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow prove the...

Cycle rally highlights London’s poor air quality

Vivienne Westwood and Duffy joined a crowd of cyclists on the ‘Cleaner Air Bike Ride’ that took place during the Urban Outdoor Festival in...
Food supply chain

Sustainable food supply chains

In 2011, Environmental consultancy firm ADAS  conducted research into the development of sustainable food and beverage  supply chains by interviewing senior staff at some...
Product Carbon Footprint

LRQA verifies LINPAC Product Carbon Footprint

LRQA verifies LINPAC Product Carbon Footprint Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance (LRQA) has verified LINPAC Allibert’s ’Maxinest’ distribution tray against Europe’s most authoritative product carbon footprinting...