From the macro to the micro: analysis from the IES

Filipa Ferraz
Blog
February 2019

In a follow-up to the December 2017 Living Labs edition of the environmental SCIENTIST, Filipa Ferraz devises a Living Lab analysis in a university context that raises the importance of integrating university roles, groups and layers.


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James Tapson, George Baker
Video
January 2019

The UK Government has now announced plans for the new Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) regulations which will take effect in 2019. This new reporting framework will replace the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRC EES) and extend the scope of the existing Mandatory Carbon Reporting (...

Carolyn Roberts
Article
December 2018

environmental SCIENTIST | Toying with nature: Recreation and the environment | December 2018


Carolyn Roberts outlines the unequal struggle between economic demands, people’s enjoyment and the needs of the environment.


The UK’s National Parks...

Colin Green
Video
November 2018

Until recently, identifying and analysing for TPH, tars etc. has relied on laboratory GCs. However, measuring fluorescence across the UV and visible range can, in three minutes, identify and analyse petroleum or coal tar derived hydrocarbon contamination of liquids and solids immediately on site...

Graham Harker
Blog
November 2018

Air quality, or the lack of it, has become a hot topic in the UK, which hopefully means this book will be read by a wider audience outside the environmental science community. In terms of helping to facilitate change, it certainly needs to be.


The introduction starts with emotive...

Ed Turner
Video
November 2018

Agricultural areas have expanded dramatically in the tropics, providing food for the world's population, but posing a severe threat to natural habitats and tropical biodiversity. A crop which has attracted particularly negative press and been associated with high levels of deforestation is...

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