in-situ contaminated soil News

  • MIXED IN-SITU & EX-SITU PROJECT SUCCESS

    Envirotreat Ltd have recently undertaken remedial works at an operating gas governor station to the north of Manchester (UK), that had previously used as a full gas production facility. The voluntary remediation project formed part of the comprehensive programme being undertaken by the Client at a number of old gas production sites across the North West of England. The first phase of the ...


  • In Situ Remediation - The Rest of the Story

    Sometimes "try, try again" is the best mentality when it comes to remediation. Why try again? Because failed installations don't always tell the whole story. For example:  RPI-Group member Alpine Remediation recently was called in to a benzene contamination project at an auto service station. An oxygen releasing product had been injected previously to little effect. Upon investigation, ...

  • Effective In-Situ remediation is no surprise

    Remember the bad old days when a hastily-assembled injection plan and a prayer were the tools of choice for tough remediation projects? Combining the world’s most effective remediation products with precision injection techniques, the RPI-Group is working to make the old way a bad memory. Take a recent on-site success at a former rental car service station in Kentucky. BOS 200 was used to ...

  • Land Contamination

    Land Contamination Identified: Contaminated land is a constant battle for developers looking to build houses / industrial sites or purpose built facilities. Contamination simply means an unacceptable risk to human health or the environment and therefore remediation or site clean up is required. Identifying contamination requires assessment, measurement and remediation. The primary contaminants ...


    By Shawcity Limited

  • AquaBlok is selected for New, Large-Scale Demonstration of In-Situ Treatment of Contaminated Sediments in Active DoD Harbors

    AquaBlok, Ltd., a leading manufacturer of composite particle materials for environmental remediation, has developed a new product for in-situ treatment and remediation of contaminated sediments. The new technology represents an improvement over costly remediation methods like dredging and conventional capping that can damage existing ecosystems. The company has developed a new in-situ reactive ...


    By AquaBlok, Ltd.

  • NASA uses advanced in-situ chemical oxidation for successful subsurface soil and groundwater remediation

    The National Aeronautics & Space Administration’s Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, FL, has undertaken aggressive groundwater and soil remediation to treat an area of on-site petroleum hydrocarbon contamination. Faced with the challenge of removing the contamination while maintaining the integrity of underground utilities, piping, and infrastructure, NASA and its consultant Tetra Tech ...


    By Regenesis

  • Catalyzed Persulfate: Advancing In Situ Chemical Oxidation (ISCO) Technology for Groundwater and Soil Treatment

    REGENESIS, a leader in advanced environmental remediation technologies, announces a new white paper detailing its recently introduced persulfate-based remediation technology, PersulfOx™. This exciting new advancement in persulfate technology provides remediation practitioners across the globe with an all-in-one, easy-to-handle in situ chemical oxidation (ISCO) reagent that eliminates ...


    By Regenesis

  • Q&A about national general survey on soil contamination in China

    MEP and MLR announced the report on the national general survey on soil contamination today, and the survey results showed the general condition of the soil environment across the country not optimistic; some areas are suffering from bad soil pollution, the environmental quality of the arable land is worrying, and there are pressing soil environmental problems in industrial and mining deserted ...

  • New report gives technical guidance for application of in situ remedial reagents

    A newly available technical report by a state-sponsored working group of Los Angeles-area environmental scientists, regulators and remedial contractors provides a detailed guidance document for subsurface injection of in situ remedial reagents (ISRRs) to eliminate groundwater contaminants. The 46-page document is available for download online at www.regenesis.com. Environmental professionals have ...


    By Regenesis

  • Tersus secures five patents for in-situ surfactant and chemical oxidant flushing

    Advancing their strategic vision encompassing in-situ remediation, Tersus Environmental today announced a significant expansion of its global patent portfolio. Tersus has acquired the entire interest in five U.S. Patents. The patents relate to methods for remediating subsurface contaminants through the use of in-situ surfactant and chemical oxidant flushing for complete remediation of ...


    By Tersus Environmental, LLC

  • Petroleum-impacted soil remediation

    The Adventus Group is an applied environmental products company that provides various remediation biotechnologies – including those exclusive to our patent portfolio (see below). We are NOT consultants, and are geared towards supporting client project teams by providing unbiased design, support and selection of the most cost-effective remedial solution or strategy. As appropriate, our ...


  • PEN announces report on contaminated site remediation

    The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Projecton Emerging Nanotechnologies (PEN) announced the availability of an article entitledNanotechnology and In situ Remediation: A review of the benefits and potential risks, whichdiscusses the use of nanomaterials in the environmental cleanup process. According to thearticle, nanomaterials have the potential to reduce the costs and time of ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • EPA announces cleanup plan for the Ellis Property Site in Evesham Township, New Jersey: cost of removal of contaminated soil estimated at $13.6 million

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized its plan to clean up soil contaminated with trichloroethylene and other volatile organic compounds at the Ellis Property Superfund site in Evesham Township, New Jersey. The contaminated soil is polluting ground water underlying the site. The ground water is not currently being used as a source of drinking water, but ground water at the site ...

  • New Life for Contaminated Land in Croydon UK

    Contaminated land remediation specialist Envirotreat are currently undertaking the installation of a Soil Mixed Reactive Barrier System (SMRBS) at a former coal gasification site in Croydon UK for Barratt (Kent) in what will form a forward thinking and exciting new site 5.3ha combined Commercial and Residential property project. Working alongside Piling Contractor Miller Piling and Consultant ...


  • Federal contaminated sites – the problem that won’t go away

    Thousands of abandoned industrial and military sites across Canada owned by the federal government, contain soils contaminated with PCBs, hydrocarbons, asbestos and heavy metals. Although remediation of these sites has been declared a key federal priority, the number of such sites in Canada remains surprisingly high and the rate of remediation of these sites remains low. Across Canada, ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Puget sound park expansion completed using a combination of in-situ chemical and biological cleanup technologies from REGENESIS

    Using a combination of in-situ chemical oxidation and enhanced bioremediation technologies developed by REGENESIS (San Clemente, California), Washington-based environmental firm Parametrix, Inc. completed the final cleanup of a 1.4-acre brownfield site, a former petroleum storage facility, which is slated to become part of Evergreen Park, one of this city’s most popular waterfront park ...


    By Regenesis

  • In-Situ Thermal Remediation for Environmental Cleanup at Solvents Recovery Service of New England, Inc. Superfund Site

    A key phase of the environmental cleanup at SRSNE is scheduled to start this week. This comes after just over a year of construction at the SRSNE Superfund Site, and 31 years on the National Priorities list. The work to be done incudes In-Situ Thermal Remediation (ISTR) to remove solvents from contaminated soils at the site. ISTR uses electrical heaters in the ground to vaporize the ...

  • A modern integrated approach to contaminated site management strategies seminar series

    Project managers, regulators and site owners all face similar challenges: What technologies do I need to first define the hazards associated with my site and second how can I best remediate those hazards? Adventus, ARS, and Columbia are all long-standing and well recognized service providers having, in their respective ways, dealt effectively and efficiently with these challenges on thousands of ...


  • A modern integrated approach to contaminated site management strategies seminar series

    Project managers, regulators and site owners all face similar challenges: What technologies do I need to first define the hazards associated with my site and second how can I best remediate those hazards? Adventus, ARS, and Columbia are all long-standing and well recognized service providers having, in their respective ways, dealt effectively and efficiently with these challenges on thousands of ...


  • Biogenie Inaugurates a Soil Treatment Facility in Yellowknife

    Yellowknife, October 11, 2006 – Biogenie, a company which is specialized in the remediation of contaminated sites, recently inaugurated a contaminated Soil Treatment Facility (STF) on the premises of Yellowknife’s municipal landfill site. Built under a partnership approach with the City of Yellowknife, the STF will improve the contaminated soil management practices at the landfill site while ...

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