Latest Analysis

Colin Green
Monday, 19 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...

Recent reports

  • The 2016 Wakeham review of STEM Degree Provision and Graduate Employability identified poor graduate employability statistics across a number of STEM subjects,...

  • Odour is an issue that air quality professionals are frequently required to assess, particularly in respect to planning. Odour impacts may be assessed when...

  • Each year, we survey our members to identify trends in how different services are valued and to gather members’ opinions on potential future developments. Here...

  • Find out more about the IES and our activities by reading the Annual Report and Financial Statements for 2017.

    The 2017 Report features comment from our...

  • Each year, we survey our members to identify trends in how different services are valued and to gather members’ opinions on potential future developments. Here...

Recent journals

  • With the return of David Attenborough's Blue Planet, the Earth's seas and oceans have been at the forefront of the public agenda in 2018. This edition of the environmental SCIENTIST takes a...
  • Unintended consequences crop up throughout our lives; they can change our perspective, open new avenues and create all manner of problems. Science owes many groundbreaking discoveries to the...
  • As cities and towns nationwide look for innovative ways to tackle the housing crisis, land condition professionals dedicate themselves to unlocking land that was otherwise written off for...
  • As Higher Education Institutions increasingly strive to find the most impactful way of conducting innovative education and research, many are initiating Living Labs programmes. The objective of a...
  • In September 2015, world leaders adopted the seventeen goals of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at a special United National Summit. 193 UN Member States signed up to the Goals, which are...

IES policy documents

Outlines our commitment to eliminating discrimination and encouraging diversity among our workforce.

Outlines how we collect, process and safeguard personal data and comply with data protection law.

Lays down the rules of professional conduct that all professional members need to abide by.