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Nosing out the controversy over AD plant emissions

IN March local campaigners succeeded in blocking plans to build an energy-from-waste plant in Ramsbottom in the Greater Manchester area. Concern over the smell...
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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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Streaming air quality data over the web

A live demonstration took place at the recent Freescale Technology Forum - hosted by embedded systems specialist Freescale - of the use of machine-to-machine...
Sewage sludge drying is one of the most complicated processes from an odour control point of view.

Polish coup for odour abatement system

AN odour abatement system blending old and new technologies has proven its effectiveness in a Polish wastewater treatment application, a coup for the two...
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Poultry pong given the bird

SMELLS coming from a poultry unit made nearby residents feel sick and depressed. The property’s occupier was also left a bit under the weather after...
Air Spectrum Environmental Ltd is now providing a complete range of olfactometry products after agreeing an exclusive deal with one of the world’s top manufacturers of odour sampling and analysis equipment.

The full Spectrum – Exclusive deal for Midlands expert

Air Spectrum Environmental Ltd is now providing a complete range of olfactometry products after agreeing an exclusive deal with one of the world’s top...
As social and economic views on the environment and the way in which we treat our waste are becoming a part of common culture the importance of odour control is coming to the fore

It’s still a work in progress

As social and economic views on the environment and the way in which we treat our waste are becoming a part of common culture...
Perhaps the most persistent problem plaguing the waste industry is nuisance odour. David Hill, president of GOC Technologies, believes new techniques could help restore public confidence

Perception and reality – David Hill discusses new techniques

Perhaps the most persistent problem plaguing the waste industry is nuisance odour. David Hill, president of GOC Technologies, believes new techniques could help restore...
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On the nose: odour management begins with monitoring

By Duncan Carter, Sales Engineer at Enviro Technology Services When a gas leak at a chemical plant in Rouen, France caused mercaptan to waft...
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They‘ve got a nose for business

AN environmental monitoring specialist has been appointed to take odour samples at composting sites which will be tested using the latest sensory testing techniques...
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What’s that smell?

Duncan Mounsor explains how the science of smell can aid environmental monitoring. ODOUR pollution might sound less serious than other forms of environmental contamination but...
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Scraping a living

ODOUR reduction is one of the tasks for sludge handling technology installed at a Thames Water sewage works in London. The water company has invested...

Landfill fine after ‘offensive’ smells

A landfill site operator has been fined £10,500 for failing to stop offensive odours being detected off site on 17 separate occasions and prompting...