Day: 12 May 2006
Natural Attenuation: an efficient strategy for the remediation of contaminated groundwater.
For four years, PhD student Phil Ham from the University of Utrecht, The Netherlands has conducted research into the transport and fate of contaminated groundwater plumes. Here he speaks to edie about his findings.
The Secrets of Cirrus
Cirrus clouds significantly influence our climate but we don't know to what extent because of uncertainty about exactly how the tiny ice crystals they contain scatter light. Researchers at the University of Hertfordshire are developing aircraft instruments and laboratory experiments to help uncover these secrets of cirrus.
Edie Environmental Legislation Summary (May 06)
Recent changes to legislation which will impact on the environmental sector in the UK, Europe and internationally come under the spotlight in this Semple Fraser and Edie News monthly round-up of new law and policy. Among the developments this month we see updates to EU's position on waste from mining, oil drilling and other extractive industries, improved public access to environmental information and new rules on the disposal of batteries.
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