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Analyzing Soil Pollution with EPR

Soil pollution is a direct result of agricultural, industrial, and societal growth. A lot of the common pollutants can be identified with EPR (Electron Paramagnetic Resonance), leading to measures to control their distribution and help in clean-up strategies.  EPR in a Nutshell Typical soil pollutants are due to industrial waste, including radioactive materials, cytotoxic chemicals, poisonous gas...
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Soils concern as UK landfill tax receipts fall

Increased use of energy from waste, recycling and composting as alternatives to landfill have helped reduce landfill tax receipts by 9.4% in 2018/19, according to the latest date from HMRC. But, the UK Environment Agency this week expressed concern over one ongoing element of landfilling, with regard to the depositing of soil into landfill. The Agency has criticised the fact that soil, which re...
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Verde presents FREE Soil Waste Training Seminar to John Sisk & Son Ltd

Verde Training Seminars The requirements imposed by environmental regulations on businesses are expanding and there is a need for managers and staff to continue their professional development (CPD). Verde have developed a range of environmental services training courses enabling progression through key disciplines including environmental management, risk management, environmental monitor...
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To fix the climate, we have to stop treating soil as dirt

“One of our most important solutions to the global challenge posed by climate change lies right under our feet.” That’s according to Asmeret Asefaw Berhe, a soil biochemist at the University of Merced, and she’s talking about soil, which isn’t acknowledged as a key factor in the fight against climate change.  When it’s healthy, soil is incredibly effective at storing carbon, Berhe said on the stag...
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