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Septic tank system for on-site wastewater treatment (Research Page)

Complete the septic tank online survey now A PhD study on septic tank systems in Scotland is being conducted to understand the role of septic tanks in household sewage treatment, the treatment processes and the effectiveness o ... Read more

Septic tank system for on-site wastewater treatment survey (Webform)

The septic tank system for on-site wastewater treatment survey is part of a PhD project. This survey is stage one of the project; the second stage of the project will involve a small sample of septic tank sites where effluent and ... Read more

Scottish Food Security Alliance – Crops (Partners)

The Scottish Food Security Alliance – Crops draws together expertise from the Universities of Aberdeen and Dundee and the James Hutton Institute to create a hub of internationally-recognised excellence in crop science, soil ... Read more

Green space and blueberry health benefits at Science and the Parliament (News)

The links between green space and physical health as well as mental wellbeing and the beneficial effects of soft fruit for a healthy lifestyle will be showcased to politicians and policy makers at the annual Science and the Parlia ... Read more

Science and the Parliament 2013 (Event)

Researchers from the James Hutton Institute will join others from across Scotland at this annual event for MSPs and policy makers at Our Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh. It is organised by the Royal Society of Chemistry and this year h ... Read more

Green Energy Discovery Weekend (Event)

As part of the Aberdeen Satrosphere Science Centre’s “Green Energy Discovery Weekend” the James Hutton Institute’s Virtual Landscape Theatre will be showing a 3D model of the proposed offshore wind farm in ... Read more

MRS wins accolade at first Courier Business Awards (News)

The technical expertise and business direction of Mylnefield Research Services (MRS) Ltd, a commercial affiliate of the James Hutton Institute, has been recognised at the first Courier Business Awards. The Awards took place at the ... Read more

Professor Iain Gordon appointed to Board of RBGE (News)

Professor Iain Gordon, Chief Executive of the James Hutton Institute, has been appointed by the Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs and the Environment as one of the Trustees to the Board of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBG ... Read more

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