Ing. Pavel Novák s.r.o. („IPN“), inventor of Flux-scan, is a private waste management and environment consultancy business. IPN has three regional offices in the Czech Republic, residing in Prague, Pilsen region and Vysočina region (Moravia). IPN employs seven permanent employees, comprising two PhD researchers with environmental engineering and natural science background, two MSc employees with university education in environmental management and economics, a procurement specialist, a field engineer and an office manager. IPN has a team of external partners who the company closely collaborates with on civil engineering design, GIS projects and land-use planning. IPN sets up a one-stop shop consultancy for comprehensive services in the waste management and the environment by this teaming arrangement. The turn key services start from environmental impact assessments, planning permits through civil engineering design, project financing, implementation and operating monitoring and advice. IPN also works on international projects abroad and runs own research activities focused on waste management systems inovations. A specialist area of work is landfill gas monitoring, where the team has a world-class experience in direct methane emissions measurement.