HMAS Swan Case Study

How Enretech helped carry out the southern hemisphere's biggest ever oil & fuel clean up When the HMAS Swan (a former destroyer escort approximately the size of a football field) was decommissioned, it was decided it would be scuttled to provide an artificial reef and recreational diving opportunity off the coast of Western Australia. But [...]

Tokyo Gas Case Study

  An Australian environmental solution to a global issue: Using biotechnology to decontaminate a former Japanese gas site in less than 90 days. In Hoshu district, the former manufacturing site of Tokyo Gas, located on the wharf of Hoshu and surrounded by Tokyo’s business district, was being rezoned and redeveloped for the Tokyo Fish markets [...]

Safe, quick and cost-effective remediation solutions

Contamination is a growing issue in mining Hydrocarbon pollution from spills is an inevitable part of mining, and spills over 19.9 litres must be reported and treated. But many treatment options are costly, time-consuming and contribute to further environmental risks. Sending contaminated soil to high-temperature incinerators to be treated contributes to serious emissions. Physical excavation can [...]

Breaking it down: How to make bioremediation work for you

Bioremediation, while not new, is a remediation option that has only recently become a more accepted and utilised technique within Australia.  As an in-situ technology, it removes many of the risks and obstacles that other remediation techniques present. Bioremediation relies on live organisms to break down pollutants within the contaminated sample and requires the environment to be compatible with the process.  To ensure [...]

Don’t risk environmental damage – protect your storm drains with effective spill containment

Over the last several years, the importance of and focus on the environmental impact of your business has increasingly grown. Now, many companies that may have previously been more concerned about the financial implications of ensuring their business is doing their part for the environment are following suit. Businesses now are more aware about their [...]