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Geothermal heat as a sustainable energy source
Geothermal energy or geothermal heat is the heat source of the future. The extraction of heat from the earth means we are now able to heat more and more houses and greenhouses in a sustainable way. The popularity of this heating method has increased in recent years, and the number of geothermal heat projects and drilled wells has also increased as a result. However, it is a very complex process, for which the experienced SGS team is happy to offer support.
Shipping drums by air freight: SGS has the solution
Air freight shipping is part of a highly secure transport chain that presents many companies with a considerable challenge. This is because freight shipments must meet specific rules and regulations prior to air transport. One requirement is that it must be reasonably guaranteed that the cargo does not contain any prohibited items. This guarantee can be achieved in various ways. SGS, a Dangerous Goods Specialist and Regulated Agent, has the capabilities to support your company in meeting the requirements.
SimDist analysis quickly provides valuable information
Simulated distillation is a Gas Chromatography (GC) method used to characterise petroleum fractions and products based on their boiling point. One of the most widely used analysis techniques in the petrochemical industry is Simulated Distillation. With the SimDist analysis, the hydrocarbons are separated in order of boiling point.
Salmonella: prevention is better than cure
How do you describe Salmonella in a clear way so that everyone understands it? We’ll attempt to do just that in this article. Just like people, bacteria have a first and last name. The only difference is that we say a bacteria’s name the other way around. Salmonella is the surname and consists of a whole group of bacteria. All these different bacteria have their own first names.
The versatility of SGS Automotive services
The Belgian automotive sector has returned to the pre-crisis level and innovations are in full swing. More than 85,000 people now work in the sector, spread throughout over 300 companies with the most diverse fields of expertise. This makes the automotive sector of great importance to the Belgian economy and one of the most important global players in the field of car assembly, for example.