Envirotec

Air Quality

London’s air quality still within legal limits in mid-January for first time in 10 years

Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London, said on 15 January that for the first time since modern records began London was entering the third week of January without …

More freight to rail for cleaner air, says study

switching more freight to rail on four of England’s most heavily congested freight routes has the potential to reduce air pollution and improve road safety …

Making the city smarter

City authorities in congested urban areas are turning to sensors, AI and new digital technologies for answers to the problem of air pollution …

Portable device removes NO2 and other pollutants from car interiors

Orders are being taken on kickstarter for a new appliance that appears to successfully remove NO2 and other traffic pollutants from the interior of cars. …

Ricardo commissioned for major study focused on improving air quality in three cities in China

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has commissioned Ricardo to carry out a major two-year study into improving air quality in three cities in China. The project …

Particulate monitor incorporates latest advances in thermal and optical technology, says distributor

A specialist in monitoring instrumentation for air quality and greenhouse gases, Enviro Technology Services (ETS) is now offering the Model 4 Semi-Continuous …

Firm produces “first ever” high resolution map of UK air pollution

EarthSense Systems has published MappAir® – said to the first ever high resolution nationwide map of air pollution. Combining data from satellites and its …

Private sector support is key to reducing emissions in the Middle East and North Africa, experts say

Air quality experts from the University of Surrey are calling on private businesses to help the Middle East and North African (MENA) region reduce harmful …

Chancellor could invest millions in NHS by closing pollution tax loophole

The Chancellor could use the Budget to close a £126 million tax loophole that benefits highly polluting vehicles, according to technology firm Dearman. Such a …

London introduces world’s toughest emission standard

From 7am drivers of older, more polluting petrol and the dirtiest diesel vehicles will pay the new T-Charge plus the Congestion …

Magnetic device reduces car emissions by 70% and provides fuel cost savings of up to 15%, claims firm

London-headquartered technology firm Sustainable Flow has launched a magnetic car device that is claimed to reduce harmful carbon emissions by up to 70%, …

European air quality is improving slowly, says EEA report

Air quality in Europe is slowly improving, thanks to past and current policies and technological developments, according to the EEA’s Air quality in …

Geospatial and air quality data combine to provide tool for cyclists planning urban routes

A project combining Ordnance Survey (OS) geospatial data with real-time air quality data from EarthSense Systems is set to highlight clean cycle routes in …

Indoor air: A neglected issue?

While people are now aware of the problem of outdoor air quality, there are still many who believe they are safe once indoors - in an office, car or on public …

Real-time air quality monitoring to be used for low-emissions lorry trial

EarthSense Systems is equipping commercial delivery vehicles with air pollution sensors as part of a project to test the performance and emissions of …

Ozone-linked respiratory deaths have been vastly underestimated, reveals new study

New research links long-term exposure to ozone air pollution with one million premature deaths per year due to respiratory diseases, which is more than double …

Scientists investigate link between air pollution and type 2 diabetes

An interdisciplinary team of scientists from EarthSense Systems, the University of Leicester and other institutions has played a pivotal role in research …

Engaging with the BREF process: White paper offers guidance on evolving emissions regulation

A new whitepaper published by Ricardo aims to provide step-by-step guidance for industry on how to secure positive outcomes from the development of Best …

Ongoing uncertainty around UK environmental protection, concludes first assessment of Brexit impact

On the anniversary of the EU referendum, Greener UK, a coalition of 13 environmental organisations, has published the first assessment under its ‘Brexit …

Transport technology firm calls for greater clarity about who is responsible for UK air quality issues

On the UK’s first National Clean Air Day (15 June), transport and mobility technology specialist TRL has issued a call for greater clarity about who is …

Sign in to read the digital edition

The event will provide a unique international platform for leakage practitioners. ed.gr/jer6

From Envirotec's Twitter

Click to download Media Pack 2018

Our Partners