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Southern Scientific Services Develops Method for Dioctyl Sodium Sulphosuccinate in Wastewater.

To satisfy client requirements, Southern Scientific Services has developed a rapid technique for analysis of the detergent/dispersant dioctyl sodium sulphosuccinate ...
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Explained in 60 Seconds – Legionella Testing

Why test for Legionella? The current Coronavirus pandemic has meant that many commercial premises have had to close over the ...
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Explained in 60 seconds: Who should have their drinking water tested?

Private well-owners The HSE recommends that private wells should be tested at least once a year for microbial contamination and ...
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Northern Ireland Soil Testing Requirements

Northern Ireland farmers will soon be required to carry out soil testing on their land prior to using chemical phosphorus-rich ...
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Explained in 60 Seconds: What to do about Giant Hogweed on your property.

Earlier this month, Limerick city and county councils began a three-year project to control the spread of Giant Hogweed on ...
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Explained in 60 Seconds: What is Giant Hogweed and Why is it a Threat?

What is Giant Hogweed? Giant hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum) is a non-native highly invasive plant that originated in the western Caucasus ...
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Explained in 60 seconds: Arsenic in Bottled Water

How does arsenic get into bottled water? Groundwater wells, such as the ones used for bottled water, will contain naturally ...
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25% of the population believe they don’t need to conserve water due to the amount of rainfall

Behaviour and Analysis have carried out a survey for Irish Water which has revealed that over half of the Irish ...
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Species highlight – Hen Harrier

The Hen harrier (Circus cyaneus) is a medium sized ground nesting bird of prey which breeds between April and July ...
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Trade Effluent to Sewers – Are you Compliant?

As an Environmental Consultancy company, we are increasingly coming across businesses which have difficulties because they have not obtained a ...
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