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What are Carbon Credits?

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Carbon credits explained! The carbon credit trading technique is a crucial element of state and global emissions trading schemes to help manage global warming. But, what exactly are Carbon Credits? Now read on: The idea behind using carbon credits is to cap industries at a global scale in the amount of yearly emissions they produce.  […]

The Role of Risk Assessments in Emissions Control for Landfill Site PPC Applications

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We thought that we would provide this article on the philosophy of risk assessment, which underpins the selection and design of the emissions control measures that landfill operators are required to implement. The purpose of each risk assessment is to demonstrate that suitable control measures have been included in the landfill design and the operating […]

Stringent EA Controls Implemented for UK Landfill Gas Emissions

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The UK waste management industry is required to control landfill gas emissions to a high standard. The Environment Agency (EA) ensures that all licensed or permitted landfill sites which contain landfill gas are regulated to ensure that emissions are kept to a minimum. This is enforced either under the pollution prevention and control (PPC) regime, […]