News - 26 Feb 2010
An Engineering Excellence Award presented to George Brown, Arturo Gomez-Rubio, Concetta LaMarca and Minye Liu honored their success in designing an innovative process to reduce nitrogen oxide (NOx)...
Article - 23 Feb 2008
A discovery in molecular chemistry may help remove a barrier to the widespread use of diesel and other fuel-efficient "lean burn" vehicle engines.
News - 4 Jan 2010
Fuel Tech has received multiple air pollution control orders from various countries including China, Chile, Korea, United States, and Estonia totaling $2.2 million. Fuel Tech is a leading provider of...
News - 19 Jan 2009
In the largest settlement yet in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's ongoing cement kiln enforcement initiative, the U.S. Department of Justice, on behalf of EPA, today lodged a consent...
News - 21 Nov 2016
A team of researchers from Cornell have developed a biological mechanism that facilitates conversion of nitrogen-based fertilizer into nitrous oxide, an ozone-depleting greenhouse gas. The research...
News - 5 Nov 2013
A new study shows that the reduction of pollution emissions from power plants in the mid-Atlantic is making an impact on the quality of the water that ends up in the Chesapeake Bay. The study by...
News - 13 Oct 2016
In pictures, the Arctic appears pristine and timeless with its barren lands and icy landscape. In reality, the area is rapidly changing. Scientists are working to understand the chemistry behind these...
News - 10 Feb 2021
LANXESS has taken another major step on the road to climate neutrality: the specialty chemicals company inaugurated a nitrous oxide reduction plant at its site in Antwerp on February 10, Belgium....
News - 8 Mar 2019
A Japan-based research group headed by Kanazawa University has almost entirely removed SOx and NOx from diesel exhaust gas at a low temperature of 473 K by employing ozone from an atmospheric-pressure...
News - 26 Jan 2010
Westar Energy has agreed to spend approximately $500 million to significantly reduce harmful air pollution from a Kansas power plant and pay a $3 million civil penalty, under a settlement to resolve...