Ozone depletion is one of the hot button issues of environmentalism and has caused massive changes in the way we do things over the last fifty years.The biggest problem is that for many people, ozone depletion is something of a buzzword: it makes for a good soundbite although few people actually … Read more about A Hot Button Issue: Discussing the Causes of Ozone Depletion
One of the leading trends in energy production is bioenergy. Unfortunately, many people don’t quite understand what is meant by it or understand the various advantages and disadvantages inherent to the process.While the world is quite reliant on fossil fuels, many places either use or are beginning … Read more about Old Methods, New Techniques: What is Biomass Energy?
While solar and wind tend to get the vast majority of the attention, there are a number of different power sources out there which can be utilized while eschewing fossil fuels. Each of them comes, naturally, with their own advantages and disadvantages making them most suitable for different … Read more about Dam It Up: The Pros and Cons of Hydroelectric Power
Fossil fuels get a bad rap, and in many cases, it’s deserved. They definitely aren’t the worst thing to happen to humanity, however, and their usage has made much of the modern world possible. Quick Navigation The Facts: So What is a Fossil Fuel?The Advantage of Fossil FuelsThe Disadvantages of … Read more about The Truth About Oil: Pros and Cons of Fossil Fuels
Recondoil is going to be at the International Trade Fair for Sewage Technology this year, the major biennial trade show for water, sewage, and raw material waste management. From their relatively humble beginnings, this fair has gone from a small grouping and tight focus to a massive event. Quick … Read more about Recondoil Will Be At IFAT 2018
Built from the ground up in order to assist with Ragn-Sells oil recovery operations, Recondoil’s technology has once again proven itself in the field.The industrial plant was constructed using ROCCO Slop technology, which is applicable to large, industrial platforms in a dedicated manner. Quick … Read more about Continued Success With Oil Recovery at Ragn-Sells
Circular economies are, by their very nature, much greener than their linear counterparts. When it comes to the oil industry, one of the leading generators of carbon dioxide in the world, it becomes even more important to attempt to close this loop. Fortunately, there are answers out there which can … Read more about Circular Economy of Oil – The Definition
MARPOL 73/78 was an international convention which was intended to bring about a serious change in the way that marine pollution was handled. MARPOL, a contraction of marine pollution, is one of the most serious protections put into place over our oceans and the ramifications of the convention are … Read more about Ocean Pollution and Waste Management Practices
Oil raises many environmental concerns, but one of the most drastic consequences of the industry is the production of spills. Not only are these unsightly, they also have a serious and lasting effect on the environment. Indeed, even the oil recovered after such a spill is problematic to re-use due … Read more about Facing the Inevitable: How Do Oil Spills Happen?
While oil is an essential factor of modern industry, to the point it’s nearly ubiquitous in the objects and machines we use daily, it also contributes to many environmental problems. These problems arise from both the production of new oil and the processes which must be used to manage waste oils … Read more about Oil: the Cause of Many Current Environmental Problems
The greenhouse effect is one of the leading causes of global climate change, but most people have only heard about it through the news. Instead of simply assuming, with a little bit of illustration the effect itself and the causes are clearly demonstrable without much difficulty to the layman if … Read more about What Causes the Greenhouse Effect?