Saturday, December 4, 2021

Tag: environment

The SLD de-silter has an 18in access hatch at the bottom of the unit, so it doesn't need to be moved or tipped over to clean it. A stackable heavy-duty box frame surrounds the unit.

De-silter gives easy access

SLD Pumps and Power has introduced "an innovative de-silting settlement tank technology" to its hire fleet. The de-silter has been introduced to help reduce...
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EU project addresses soil contamination

DECONTAMINATING and recovering the soil from polluted areas is a long, complex and expensive process. The LIFE I+DARTS project, co-financed by the EU’s environmental...
Foam cylinders force out debris

Foam cylinders force out debris

Derby-based engineering group Lanes for Drains has used Polly-Pigs, the foam based industrial pipeline cleaners supplied by Girard Industries, to root out a blocked...
Solar cell resolves fountain control conundrum

Solar cell resolves fountain control conundrum

SIPOS Aktorik, a manufacturer and global supplier of electric actuators, applied its specialist skills in solar solutions to address water flow requirements for a...
Seal of approval

Seal of approval for Winn & Coales

Winn & Coales (Denso), a manufacturer of Denso anti-corrosion and sealing specialist products, is proud to announce that it has now achieved the internationally...

Defra and DECC budget cuts loom

Spending Review criticised for lack of detail The UK government Spending Review in late June inflicted a 10% cut on the Department for Environment, Food...
The dark grey rocks of the Bowland shale area

Shale gets the green light

A mix of optimism and caution greets new BGS estimates FIGURES released in late June by the British Geological Survey (BGS) in association with DECC...
Only the tip of the Nivus pipe sensor sits in the flow.

Cost savings in the pipeline: Mag meter replacement offers easy install

IN development for a year by Nivus, the company’s pipe sensor came to market in 2008 primarily targeted at challenging the mag meter market. First...
Merger bolsters rapid response in North of England

Merger bolsters rapid response in North of England

NORTHERN remediation and rapid response provider AMW Environmental Solutions has been brought into the Adler and Allan Group. The merger brings a wealth of specialist...

Why monitor indoor air quality?

INDOOR air quality (IAQ) relates to a number of environmental factors inside a building that can impinge on the health, comfort, or work performance...
Business, networking and skills top the agenda at RWM

Business, networking and skills top the agenda at RWM

Billed as Europe's premier waste management event, RWM in partnership with CIWM opens its doors on the 10th to 12th September at the NEC....
Mobile unit offers faster oxidation

Mobile unit offers faster oxidation

REMEDIATION expert HBR has developed a mobile rig for in-situ chemical injection work. The unit has been used on a major remediation project in...
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Peter powers over Pavegen pavement tiles

PAVEGEN has had the largest ever installation of its energy-harvesting pavement tiles at the 2013 Paris Marathon. Commissioned by French energy specialists Schneider Electric, lead...

Smart metering delay follows IT concerns

THE government announced in May that it would delay for a year the introduction of smart metering, following concerns that the industry is not...
Cups and food containers employing bio-plastics can be compostable, such as Huhtamaki's BioWare range.

Breaking it down: compostable product packaging

Envirotec looks at the latest progress MORE and more product packaging is being recycled each year but a lot of it still goes to landfill,...

Dundee rejects biomass, for now

£325 million proposal to face public enquiry FORTH Energy’s plan to build a £325 million biomass facility in Dundee has been derailed by the City...
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Catalysed product overcomes persulfate peeves

For over a decade persulfate has been used to oxidise contamination in the field of environmental remediation. Here, Regenesis discusses the development of its...
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...
Tackling phosphate removal on the broads

Tackling phosphate removal on the broads

Paul Barter of Hydro International looks at the positive impact that phosphate reduction in sewage discharge has had on the ecology of the UK's...
UK air quality improvements will likely depend on low-emission vehicle technologies like Hyundai's hydrogen-powered car

Something in the air? UK focus

European government's are struggling to address the issue of air quality in a way that is practical and meaningful. For the UK the problem...