Environmental Technologies

Year Title
2014 STRIVE 124 - Web-based monitoring of gas emissions from landfill sites using autonomous sensor platforms
This project looked at using sensors to monitor gaseous emisisons from landfills.
2014 STRIVE 124 - Summary of Findings
This project looked at using sensors to monitor gaseous emisisons from landfills.
2013 STRIVE 119 - Summary of Findings
This report details our progress towards the development of safer, less toxic and biodegradable chemicals called acid ca
2013 STRIVE 119 - Safer Acid Catalysts
This report details our progress towards the development of safer, less toxic and biodegradable chemicals
2013 STRIVE 116 - Developing Coated Filtration Membranes for Water Purification
This project involved a laboratory scale study into improving the properties of commercial water filtration membranes
2013 STRIVE 116 - Summary of Findings
This project involved a laboratory scale study into improving the properties of commercial water filtration membranes
2013 STRIVE 114: From Doughnuts to Energy: Miniature Enzyme driven Biofuel Cells
The aim of this EPA funded project was to develop cost effective microfluidic platforms for enzymatic biofuel cells
2013 STRIVE 114 - Summary of Findings
The aim of this EPA funded project was to develop cost effective microfluidic platforms for enzymatic biofuel cells
2013 STRIVE 113 - The use of novel enzymes for the cleaner, greener production of cellulosic bioethanol
This project looks at new ways of processing wood, grasses or inedibile plants into biofuel
2013 STRIVE 113 - Summary of Findings
This project looks at new ways of processing wood, grasses or inedibile plants into biofuel
2013 STRIVE 111 - New approaches to renewable energy
This project delivers a technology where hydrogen can be produced from water at room temperature
2013 STRIVE 111 - Summary of Findings
This project delivers a technology where hydrogen can be produced from water at room temperature
2013 Resource-efficient Ireland – Biodegradable Plastic from Farm-waste Plastic
STRIVE Report 107 - Kevin O'Connor et al
2013 Summary of findings: STRIVE 107 - Biodegradable Plastic from Farm-waste Plastic
2 page summary of findings for STRIVE 107 - Biodegradable Plastic from Farm-waste Plastic
2013 STRIVE 101 - Flow Technology – A green technology with a bright future
This project looks at improving yields and decreasing energy use in pharmaceutical manufacturing
2013 STRIVE 101 - Summary of Findings
This project looks at improving yields and decreasing energy use in pharmaceutical manufacturing
2013 Joint Programme Initiative: Cultural Heritage and Global Change: A new challenge
EPA leaflet highlighting Irish involvement with European Joint Programming Initative Cultural Heritage and Global Change
2012 Cleaner Greener Production Programme (CGPP) Business Case Studies 2008-2012
EPA Cleaner Production Case Studies 2008-2012
2011 Summary of Findings - Smart Catchment Demonstration: Long-term deployment of sensor monitoring system (DEPLOY)
Summary of Findings - STRIVE Report 82, link to The Final Report is within the Summary of Findings.
2011 Summary of Findings - Testing a new technology for monitoring nutrients in rivers
Summary of Findings - STRIVE Report 81
2011 Testing a new technology for monitoring nutrients in rivers
STRIVE Report 81 -Katrina Macintosh, Rachel Cassidy, Phil Jordan, Joerg Arnscheidt
2011 National Centre for Water and Wastewater Research and Demonstration
STRIVE Report 78-Edmond O’Reilly, Eoghan Clifford, Michael Rodgers and Padraic O’Donoghue
2011 Summary of Findings - National Centre for Water and Wastewater Research and demonstration.
Summary of Findings - STRIVE Report 78
2011 The Conversion of Waste PET Plastic to a High Value-Added Biodegradable Plastic
STRIVE Report 77 -Shane T. Kenny, Jasmina Nikodinovic Runic and Kevin O’Connor
2011 Summary of Findings - The conversion of waste PET plastic to a high value added biodegradable plastic
Summary of Findings - STRIVE Report 77
2011 ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGIES:Potential for a Zero Carbon Emission Micro Fuel Cell
STRIVE Report 70 - Lorraine Nagle and James Rohan
2011 Summary of Findings - ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGIES:Potential for a Zero Carbon Emission Micro Fuel Cell
Summary of Findings - STRIVE Report 70
2011 Novel anaerobic sewage treatment and bioenergy production
STRIVE Report 64-Dermot Hughes, Anne Marie Enright, Thérèse Mahony, Vincent O’Flaherty
2011 EPA Cleaner Greener Production Programme: Experiences, Impacts and Outcomes for Participant Organisation
CGPP Report - Dr Rachel Hilliard, Dr Suchitra Pal and Valerie Parker, Centre for Innovation & Structural Change NUIG
2011 Recombinant DNA Approaches to Enhance the Activity of the Pathway for the Degradation of the Toxic Pollutant Styrene
STRIVE Report 65 - Mark M. O'Mahony, Niall D. O’Leary and Alan D.W. Dobson
2011 Summary of Findings - Novel anaerobic sewage treatment and bioenergy production
Summary of Findings - STRIVE Report 64
2011 Industrial Applications of Membrane Technology in Ireland: A Review
STRIVE Report 63 - Michael O’Dea and Noel Duffy
2010 A Novel Biotechnological Approach To Phosphorus Removal From Wastewaters
STRIVE Report 55 - John W. McGrath and John P. Quinn
2010 Development of an alum sludge based constructed wetland system for improving organic matter and nutrients removal in high strength wastewater
STRIVE Report 57 - Yaqian Zhao
2010 Monitoring of Gas Emissions at Landfill Sites Using Autonomous Gas Sensors
STRIVE Report 53 - Breda M. Kiernan, Stephen Beirne, Cormac Fay and Dermot Diamond
2010 Summary of Findings - Monitoring of Gas Emissions at Landfill Sites Using Autonomous Gas Sensors
Summary of Findings - STRIVE Report 53
2010 Minimization of hazardous waste generated by CIP operations in the dairy processing industry
STRIVE Report 51 - Angela Boyce and Gary Walsh
2010 Preparation of supported hydrophilic polymeric and mixed matrix membranes for dehydration of ethanol by pervaporation
STRIVE Report 50 - Donal Keane, Eoin Flynn and Michael Morris
2010 Enhanced Nitrogen Removal for Slaughterhouse Wastewater using Novel Technologies
STRIVE Report 45 - Xinmin Zhan et al.
2010 Pilot Programme for Establishing a Regional EcoBusiness Recognition Mark
STRIVE 37 - C. Gibson et al.
2009 Analytical Devices for Autonomous Monitoring of the Environment
STRIVE Report 36 - Tanja Radu et al.
2009 Managing Environmental Research Data
ERC Report 17 - Mooney, P & Winstanley, AC
2009 Summary of Findings - Analytical Devices for Autonomous Monitoring of the Environment
Summary of Findings - STRIVE Report 36
2009 SmartCoast Project – Smart Water Quality Monitoring System
STRIVE Report 30 - Fiona Regan et al.
2009 Demonstration of a Miniaturised Multi-Channel Cytometry System and its Suitability for Autonomous Deployment
STRIVE Report 29 - Barbara Fogarty et al.
2009 Development of a Novel Environmental Monitoring System based on Optical Oxygen Sensing and Respirometry
STRIVE Report 23- Dmitri B. Papkovsky et al
2009 The use of mesoporous silicas to absorb and separate metals and nanoparticles from aqueous or organic solutions
STRIVE Report 33- Aoife Burke
2009 Summary of Findings - The use of mesoporous silicas to absorb and separate metals and nanoparticles from aqueous or organic solutions
Summary of Findings - STRIVE Report 33
2009 Innovation for a Green Economy - Environment and Technology: A win-win story
EPA STRIVE Environmental Technology Research Report
2009 Sustainable Logistics: Towards the Development of Environmentally Conscious Supply Chains
STRIVE Report 32 - Paul Ryan et al.
2008 Air Pollution - Trace Radical Absorption through Cavity-Enhanced Spectroscopy (TRACES)
STRIVE Report 15 - U. Heitmann et al
2008 Energy Efficiency Improvement of Wastewater Treatment Processes using Process Integration Techniques
STRIVE Report 14 - Toshko Zhelev et al.
2008 eDiesel – Barriers and Benefits
STRIVE Report 5 - Fergal Purcell
2008 Results from the Cleaner Greener Production Programme - Summary Phase 2
D. Cunningham et al
2007 Development of a Cleaner Production Programme for the Irish Hotel Industry - Greening Irish Hotels
CGPP Report - J. Hogans & M. Bergin
2007 Guide to Commercialisation of Environmental R&D Outputs - A Manual for Researchers in Receipt of Environmental Research and Development Funding
ERTDI Report 64 (Guide) - D. Kelly & J. Ryan
2007 Investigation into why Existing Environmental Technologies are Underused
ERTDI Report 62 - T. Coakley et al.
2007 Investigation into why Existing Environmental Technologies are Underused
Final Report (2005-ET-DS-19) - Coakley et al.
2007 Investigation into why Existing Environmental Technologies are Underused (Appendices)
Appendices Final Report (2005-ET-DS-19) - Coakley et al.
2007 Environmental Technologies Guidelines on how to take a pilot project to market
ERTDI Report 61 - Kelly & Ryan