Sunday, June 26, 2022
A Refuse-Derived Fuel (RDF) incinerator

Reducing toxic emissions from waste incineration power plants

AIR pollution control technology for waste incineration is available from Lührfilter. Domestic and municipal waste that might otherwise have gone to landfill can now be...

Traffic data prompt air quality concerns as lockdown lifts

• Call for cities to commit to Clean Air Zones to protect the public • Traffic across major cities in January 2021 at 83% of...

Continuous PM reading with compact unit

The Fidas® Frog is a compact fine dust monitor with a detachable control panel for indoor and workplace exposure measurements. Available from instrumentation firm Palas,...
AS Modelling & Data odour model

Sponsored content: Air acumen supports complicated projects

AS Modelling & Data is a well established provider of atmospheric dispersion and deposition modelling using the latest version of ADMS for a wide range of clients including but not limited to farms, the wastewater industry, waste management, general manufacturing and Local Authorities.

Grant award for project to tackle air pollution in West African cities

Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) and the University of York have been awarded a grant for a project that aims to give West African cities access to low-cost air pollution monitoring technologies

The Royal Town Planning Institute says England falling behind Scotland on planning for cleaner...

England is falling behind Scotland in improving air quality with no coherent strategy to integrate land use planning with transport planning, the Royal Town...

Pigeons: The latest recruits in the fight against air pollution?

IT almost sounds like the random suggestion of an improvisational comedian, but no, it seems real enough. A high profile campaign running for three...
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Profiling pollution – Bluesky launch air quality mapping service

AERIAL mapping company Bluesky is launching a service to map air quality across towns and cities. Having successfully completed a project to map air...
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Dispersion modelling expert

AIR quality specialist Gary Wilson has joined environmental firm SLR Consulting as an Associate in its Shrewsbury Office. Gary has over 8 years’ experience...
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Study links fine particles to death rates

Exposure to toxic air pollutants is linked to increased cardiovascular and respiratory death rates, according to a new, international study

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Throughout unmanned facilities within the oil and gas industry, a human presence is generally still needed for regular inspection work,
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NOx and the city

Paul Marsh of Envirotec offers an update on attempts to curb air pollution in the UK IT'S the single biggest environmental health risk in the...

Visualisation firm wins funding from Innovate UK

Air quality expert EarthSense wins grant to develop innovative new air quality services EarthSense, a visualisation firm with expertise in air quality, announced on 28...

Air monitoring service launches in Brighton

The University of Brighton has launched online air quality data so residents can see which times and days were more polluted than others. The service...

Magnetic device reduces car emissions by 70% and provides fuel cost savings of up...

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

Report from the IMechE calls for a new Clean Air Act

A report released by The Institution of Mechanical Engineers on 23 January calls for the introduction of a new Clean Air Act, and...
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Air pollution on track to exceed limits at 4 out of 5 Breathe London...

Advocacy group Environmental Defense Fund Europe (EDFE) together with Mayor Sadiq Khan have released the second wave of data from Breathe London, an ambitious collaborative project to measure and map air pollution across the capital.

Air treatment solution undergoes tests at Paris underground station

An innovative air treatment solution has been undergoing tests in the Parisian underground station Alexandre Dumas (Line 2). The system, called "IP’AIR", is being tested...

Supreme Court rules against UK government on EU air pollution breach

Defra has been ordered by the UK Supreme Court to draw up new plans on how it will tackle air pollution, for submission to...

Air pollution may affect elderly male cognition

Led by researchers at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, the study is among the first to explore short-term air pollution exposures and the use of NSAIDs to mitigate their effects