Air Monitoring | Verde - Complete Environmental Solutions Air Monitoring – Verde – Complete Environmental Solutions
/ blog

Archives

Air Pollution Sources in Ireland – EPA Research

Atmospheric aerosol particles (also known as particulate matter or PM) are central to the cause of the two greatest threats to human security: air pollution (with ~5 million premature deaths per year) and climate change (with ~0.5 million per year). Addressing these threats requires an understanding of the PM sources responsible for both extreme air pollution immediately affecting human health ...
Read More

EU Commission adopts EU Action Plan: “Towards Zero Pollution for Air, Water and Soil”

EU Commission adopts EU Action Plan: "Towards Zero Pollution for Air, Water and Soil" The European Commission adopted the EU Action Plan: “Towards Zero Pollution for Air, Water and Soil” today – a key deliverable of the European Green Deal and the main topic of this year's EU Green Week. It sets out an integrated vision for 2050: a world where pollution is reduced to levels that are no longer har...
Read More

Major sources of PM air pollution thought to be most damaging to human health

Major sources of PM air pollution thought to be most damaging to human health Poor air quality, including high levels of PM, is a prominent health risk worldwide. Establishing cause and effect for many of the associated health impacts of air pollution is difficult, as there are many contributing factors. However, one of the possible pathways of the acute health effects — arising from PM exposure...
Read More

More action is needed by Local Authorities to protect Air and Water Quality warns EPA

More action is needed by Local Authorities to protect Air and Water Quality warns EPA The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released its report on local authority environmental enforcement activities for 2019.  The EPA has seen an increase in both the numbers of inspections and enforcement actions taken by local authorities since 2018 with the bulk of these relating to waste and litter.  ...
Read More

EPA publishes Air Quality in Ireland 2019 report

EPA publishes Air Quality in Ireland 2019 report Two main pollutants were focused on: Particulate matter – PM2.5 and PM10 ‐ very small particles which can be solid or liquid. Particulate matter is usually just called PM with a number after it to show how small the PM is (These are PM10 and PM2.5).  The EPA monitors these two types of PM. PM2.5 is more important than PM10 from a health perspect...
Read More

European Commission publishes second Air Quality Outlook report

Second Clean Air Outlook report: Full implementation of clean air measures could reduce premature deaths due to air pollution by 55% in 2030 The European Commission has published its second Air Quality Outlook report, which presents the prospects for reducing air pollution in the European Union up to 2030 and beyond.  According to the report, the number of premature deaths from air pollution coul...
Read More

Verde appoints Principal EHS Consultant to the Group

Verde appoints Principal EHS Consultant to the Group Verde is delighted to welcome back Cyril Tynan as Principal EHS Consultant, leading the team involved in occupational hygiene, noise and air related services. Based in our Cork office, Cyril’s appointment provides additional strength to our team as we look forward to growing our business in 2021.
Read More

European governments failing to protect citizens from air pollution, EEA Report

European governments failing to protect citizens from air pollution, EEA report Governments across Europe are failing to protect their citizens from toxic air pollution, with most Europeans still breathing filthy air in their cities, according to data. Pollutants from farming, domestic heating and vehicles are beyond the levels needed to ensure breathable air within World Health Organization guid...
Read More

Verde welcomes Senior EHS Consultant to the Group

Verde welcomes Senior EHS Consultant to the Group Verde Environmental Consultants is pleased to announce that Edward Riggs has joined us as Senior EHS Consultant focusing on: Air Quality Monitoring Occupational Hygiene Services Edward has an MSc. in Occupational and Environmental Health & Safety from NUI Galway. With over 12 years’ experience, Edward has advised clients across a ra...
Read More
Top