Current projects

Project                                                                      

 Lead agency

Upgraded SCAIL Combustion is still in testing on the development server so is not published yet. It is expected before the end of 2019, and will be published on the SCAIL website.

SEPA

LIFE SMART Waste Project R&D – waste crime tools, approaches and techniques

SEPA

Quantifying ammonia mitigation from tree Shelter belts

SEPA

Assessment of organic contaminant in material spread on soil

SEPA

Flood Risk Communication & Behaviour Change

SEPA

Assessment of contamination in food waste delivered to composting sites

SEPA

Bathymetric LiDAR development

SEPA

An assessment of Scotland’s potential landbank available for recycling organic materials.

SEPA

UAVs/Drones for environmental monitoring

NRW

Economist Support for IED Permit Reviews & Derogations

NRW

Drones for mapping macroalgal blooms

EA

Drones for water quality sampling

EA

Impact of microplastics on freshwater species

EA

AI approaches to data integration

EA

AMR sources, transmission and risk management

EA

eNose use in food industry inspections

EA

Air Quality & Health

EA

Sea traffic impacts on air quality

EA

Bioaerosols from agriculture

EA

Understanding markets and potential impacts of disruption

EA

Effectiveness of Interventions

EA

Understanding the scale of Waste Crime

EA

Economist Support for IED Permit Reviews & Derogations - Training

EA

Economist Support for IED Permit Reviews & Derogations - QA

EA

End of Waste: Assess the potential impacts of the current proposals for changes to end of waste legislation and the circular economy

EA

Does England have the right Infrastructure for future waste management?

EA

Is there over capacity in the AD digestate market? Has the deposit of digestate become disposal?

EA

What wastes are mixed to produce fertiliser from ash and what are the implications?

EA

Air Quality: Managing Impacts from the Waste Sector

EA

Air Quality: Monitoring and Assessment, incl. Defra New Duty

EA

Air Quality: Regional & Cumulative Air Pollution (include AQ/Climate interaction)

EA