Seawater contains trace heavy metals that are toxic pollutants both to the ecological environment and to human health. The toxicity of heavy metals is not associated with their total concentration, but rather to their prevalent forms in seawater environment.
Did you know, indoor air pollution can be five times worse in the home than outside? There are as many as 900 toxins that pollute indoor air, including Volatile Organic Compounds, found in perfumes, hair spray, cleaning agents, dry cleaning fluid, paints, lacquers, varnishes; and Formaldehyde, found in gas stoves, MDF, carpets and other furniture products.
Ten hospitals in the most polluted areas of London will be equipped with new air quality monitors to measure levels of toxic air and help protect patients and staff.
An international research team has developed an innovative sensor network with the ability to monitor two vital activities—biodiversity, or the wide range of life, in a specific ecosystem or habitat, and identification of potential illegal activities like poaching or logging in restricted areas.
Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced a new cloud-based, remote lab water service and monitoring capability available on all Milli-Q® CLX 7000 clinical water purification systems.
With recent increases in global methane emissions, international efforts are underway to monitor and control the emissions of methane, a powerful greenhouse gas (GHG).
Kraken Robotics Inc. has recently announced that it has created a next-generation synthetic aperture sonar, called AquaPix® MINSAS-240 Synthetic Aperture Sonar (SAS).
The SlimJim™ Electric Pump Systems, from Q.E.D. Environmental Systems, Inc., is particularly well-suited for landfills and environmental remediation sites.
Statistics from the UK Health and Safety Executive report an average of 12,000 workers within the UK’s industrial sector are dying each year. These preventable deaths are a result of lung disease caused by prolonged exposure to harmful particulates in their working environments.
Hot on the heels of its pioneering EMS software platform, the UK’s leading manufacturer of wireless environmental monitoring equipment, Hanwell Solutions Ltd, has launched a ground-breaking smart app for critical environment alerts at the touch of a button, from anywhere in the world.