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  • Cost-effective groundwater remediation project wins NGWA award

    Solutions-IES, Inc., a leading provider of professional environmental engineering and remediation services for government and commercial clients around the world, has announced that the firm received the 2007 National Ground Water Association (NGWA) Ground Water Remediation Award in the below-median cost category. Solutions-IES was selected for their innovation and achievement in successfully ...


    By Solutions-IES

  • Aquifer ph and enhanced reductive dechlorination

    The recent Battelle Memorial Institute symposium on bioremediation1 in Baltimore, MD featured a focused session of platform presentations on the timely topic of Bioremediation in Low-pH Aquifers. Throughout the session we heard a variety of case studies and viewpoints, with the primary focus of the session being biological reductive dechlorination of chlorinated ethenes (PCE, TCE, DCE and VC) in ...


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  • Surfactant Enhanced Aquifer Remediation for LNAPLs

    Surbec Environmental (www.surbec.com) and Tersus Environmental (www.tersusenv.com) announced today the signing of a Distribution Agreement between the two firms. Under the terms of the agreement, Tersus Environmental will market, promote and serve as the worldwide distributor of Surbec's leading surfactant ...


    By Tersus Environmental, LLC

  • New Remediation Biotechnology for NAPL Sites

    Carus Corporation and The Adventus Group form partnership to offer innovative RemOx® EC Stabilization Reagent technology PERU, IL  – Carus Corporation, the world’s largest and only domestic manufacturer of permanganates, and The Adventus Group, an international environmental biotechnology firm, announced their collaboration to introduce RemOx® EC Stabilization Reagent. Designed ...


  • Adventus Outlines In Situ Chemical Reduction (ISCR) Advantages

    Remediation biotechnology firm explains key differences between ISCR and Emulsified Oil technologies Freeport, Ill. (May 23, 2006) – Adventus Americas, Inc., an international remediation biotechnology firm, recently outlined topical decision-making criteria for remediation engineers and environmental professionals. “Few, if any, of us are experts in the myriad fields of science associated ...


  • REGENESIS Reductive Dechlorination for the Bioremediation of Chlorinated Solvents Webinar to Industry Resources

    REGENESIS Remediation Technologies recently hosted a free-of-charge webinar, A Data-Intensive Review of Enhanced Reductive Dechlorination Projects for the Bioremediation of Chlorinated Solvents, on January 14th. The webinar recording joins volumes of other environmental remediation ...


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  • Adventus wins 2nd consecutive remediation technology award

    Environmental Business Journal (EBJ), the leading business newsletter for the environmental industry, has announced the winners of the 2008 EBJ Business Achievement Awards, recognizing outstanding firms in the environmental industry. This annual awards program recognizes firms for their strong financial performance and growth as well as for specific projects which are significant in the ...


  • AquaBupH adds environmental innovation to remediation industry

    Soil and groundwater clean-up is critical to sustainable business practices across many industries. Since 2002, EOS Remediation has provided site owners and engineers with innovative, environmentally responsible solutions to remediation challenges through its research and development, products, and technologies.  EOS Remediation continues to advance the state-of-the-science by developing ...


    By EOS Remediation, LLC

  • Brownfield remediation combined with sustainable heating and cooling of buildings

    Pioneering methods used in the Netherlands combine remediation of brownfield sites with the use of groundwater for heat cold storage (HCS, or ATES: Aquifer Thermal Energy Storage) to achieve both low-cost remediation and sustainable use of energy. A new study demonstrates how HCS can be used to help decontaminate groundwater on brownfield sites. In recent years, there has been a major increase ...

  • EHC site submitted for remediation technology innovation award

    The Adventus Group, a global environmental biotechnology enterprise, was pleased to have EHC included in an application for the 2008 Brownfield Briefing Remediation Innovation Awards, in the category of 'Best Use of a Combination of Remediation Techniques', during the Contaminated Land & Brownfield Remediation' Conference, held recently in London. Project details outlined ...


  • Extending carbon life reduces life cycle costs

    Siemens Water Technologies introduces AquaCarb 1240CAT catalytic carbon, an addition to the company’s Westates carbon product line for the North American market. It uses coconut shell-based carbon specially processed to offer enhanced performance capabilities over traditional catalytic carbons in water treatment. The new product can provide improved results in water quality targets for ...

  • The remediation industry waits for regulation to catch up

    The progress of brownfield development has been a chequered one. The government has made much of its desire to promote the use of such sites for new housing – setting targets and offering 150% tax relief as an incentive for developers to build on them. But a raft of conflicting legislation has led to widespread confusion over remediation, and with the latest call for more new housing, can ...

  • Incorporating sustainable environmental practices into site remediation

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response has released an Primer on "Green Remediation" - which it describes as the practice of considering all environmental effects of remedy implementation and incorporating options to maximize net environmental benefit of cleanup actions. This primer outlines the principles of green remediation and describes ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Ecological approach used to remediate former mining site

    Cleanup of the inactive Burlington Mine site in Boulder County, CO, was initiated in 2003 as a voluntary cleanup overseen by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) pursuant to the Colorado Voluntary Cleanup Redevelopment Act of 1994. An ecological approach was used to improve downstream water quality, reduce surface- and ground-water interaction with contaminated ...

  • Chemical exposures cost California $2.6 billion in 2004

    High mercury levels and more than 100 synthetic chemicals and pollutants have been found in breast milk, umbilical-cord blood, and other bodily tissues of California residents, yet state laws regulating hazardous chemicals have serious gaps and fail to protect public health and the environment, finds a new report by researchers at the University of California. As a result, diseases among ...

  • Sustainability in remediation a key to successful site redevelopment, says Regenesis` guest speaker at battelle international remediation conference

    Successful restoration of environmentally damaged properties requires a sustainable, risk-based approach that focuses on "creating places for people" rather than meeting narrowly defined technical goals, according to Prof. Paul Nathanail of the University of Nottingham, a leading expert on the social and economic aspects of brownfield regeneration. Speaking at a luncheon session hosted here today ...


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  • In situ chemical reduction (ISCR) advantages over emulsified oils

    Adventus Americas, Inc., an international remediation biotechnology firm, recently outlined topical decision-making criteria for remediation engineers and environmental professionals. This summary compares and contrasts our EHC® ISCR technology with carbon-only substrates consisting of emulsified vegetable oils. While the latter can be effective, there exist a number of fundamental ...


  • REGENESIS Remediation Technologies Launches PlumeStop™ Colloidal Biomatrix at Major International Remediation Conference

    REGENESIS, a global leader in advanced environmental remediation technologies, has announced the commercial launch of a fundamentally new and innovative remediation technology called PlumeStop™ Colloidal Biomatrix. As the name implies, it was developed to stop migrating groundwater contaminant plumes by rapidly reducing contaminant concentrations with a sorptive medium while also ...


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  • Shaw to Install Emissions Reduction Equipment at Boardman Station in Oregon

    The Shaw Group Inc. (NYSE: SHAW) today announced it has been awarded a contract by Portland General Electric to install emissions reduction equipment at Boardman Station, a 585-megawatt coal-fired power plant in northeastern Oregon. Shaw will engineer, procure and construct a dry sorbent injection system and balance of plant equipment to significantly reduce sulfur ...


  • Chlorinated solvent contaminated groundwater remedial action approved by Florida DEP

    P2 Environmental, Inc. has received approval from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) to implement an innovative remediation strategy to clean up groundwater contaminated by dissolved and separate-phase chlorinated solvents. The remediation will be completed at a former manufacturing facility located in west-central Florida. The strategy employs a combination of ...


    By P2 Environmental, Inc.

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