Vecap gains signatories
- Vecap gains signatories. Cozier, Muriel // ICIS Chemical Business Americas;6/4/2007, Vol. 271 Issue 22, p15
The article reports that plastics and textile companies in North America and Japan have signed up for the brominated flame retardant industry's voluntary emissions reduction control action program (Vecap), according to the Bromine Science Environment Forum. Japan, with the backing of the...
- WHAT IS VECAP? // ICIS Chemical Business;6/4/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 69, p36
The article offers information about the Voluntary Emissions Control Action Programme (VeCap). VeCap was developed following the completion of the risk assessment of the European Union (EU) on decabromodiphenyl ether (deca-BDE) in 2004. The European Brominated Flame Retardant Industry Panel...
- Flame retardant scheme reports lower emissions. // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Apr2012, Issue 447, p21
The article announces that European industrial sites have posted lower emissions of brominated flame retardants in, according to the Voluntary Emissions Control Action Programme (VECAP). In its 2011 report, VECAP claims that potential emissions of decabromodiphenyl ether (decaBDE) dropped below...
- Passing the test. Buszard, David // European Chemical News;6/13/2005, Vol. 82 Issue 2151, p25
Focuses on the Voluntary Emission Control and reduction Action Programme (Vecap), a product stewardship used by decabond dissociation energy producers of the European Brominated Flame Retardant Industry Panel (EBFRIP) to pass emission test. Other advantage of the programme; Expansion of the...
- Poland defers emissions restrictions to 2020 from 2016. // Energy Today (Hungary);01/02/2013, p4
The article reports on the adoption by the Polish government of a Transitional National Plan for emissions targets in 2013.
- Particulate Matter (PM-10) Emissions, 1970-2001*. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2004, p176
Presents statistics on the release of particulate matter emissions as a result of fuel combustion, industrial processes, and transportation in the United States from 1970 to 2001.
- Obama To Propose U.S. Emission Cuts At Copenhagen Talks. Holly, Chris // Energy Daily;11/18/2009, p1
The article reports on the proposals for emissions reductions to be submitted by the U.S. and China at the December 2009 climate summit in Copenhagen, Denmark. According to U.S. President Barack Obama, they intend to produce a political accord to rally the world around a solution to global...
- Cost Effective Options for Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emission Reduction in the Power Sector for Developing Economies -- A Case Study in Sabah, Malaysia. Siong Lee Koh; Yun Seng Lim; Morris, Stella // Energies (19961073);May2011, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p780
With their increasing shares of global emissions developing economies are increasingly being pressured to assume a greater role in global greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction. Developed countries have invested tremendously in and proclaimed renewable energy (RE) and associated smart power...
- Students Lower Mower Emissions. // Power Equipment Trade;Oct2014, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p53
The article reports that a team of students from the University of California Riverside is developing a device called UCR NOx-Out which they claim will reduce noxious emissions by more than 90%.