Article - 3 Jul 2012
Used by both amateurs and professionals, peat-based composts came into common usage in the mid-20th century. It is often mixed together with sand and loam, though many commercial composts are almost...
Article - 29 Jun 2012
Over the article the different types of biofuels, how they are formed, and where they are being used will be discussed.
Article - 7 Jun 2012
In this interview for AZoCleantech, the esteemed environmental lawyer Prof. John Dernbach talks about his new book, Rio+20, and the future of sustainability. Interview conducted by Gary Thomas.
Article - 10 Mar 2009
Corporations and organizations are being encouraged to use environmental management systems (EMSs) that improve compliance, pollution prevention, and other measures of environmental performance but...
Article - 2 Sep 2008
The impact on the environment by motor vehicles is well documented and many motorists are looking to reduce their environmental impact. Replacing your current vehicle is an option but you can make a...
Article - 15 Jan 2008
Energy now lost as heat during the production of electricity could be harnessed through the use of silicon nanowires synthesized via a technique developed by researchers with the U.S. Department of...
Article - 15 Oct 2019
A United States Geological Survey (USGS) conducted by the United States Department of the Interior recently confirmed the presence of multicolored microplastics in rainwater samples.
Article - 7 Mar 2017
High-performance advanced composites that consist of a thermosetting resin matrix reinforced with carbon fibres are a widely-used material in many high-end applications.
Article - 11 Sep 2013
This article takes a look at the development of a lung-inspired filtering system that is designed to remove the carbon dioxide generated from electric power station smokestacks.
Article - 26 Jan 2009
There are some simple ways to reduce hot water use, save energy and also make considerable cost savings