remediation planning News

  • Plans for remediation of former HMAS Platypus site in Sydney approved

    A Memorandum of Understanding between the Sydney Harbour Federation Trust and the Department of Defence to clean up the former HMAS Platypus site on the Neutral Bay foreshore in Sydney Harbour has been finalised, Environment Minister Peter Garrett said today. 'The finalisation of the MoU between the Sydney Harbour Federation Trust (SHFT) and the Commonwealth Department of Defence means work can ...


    By Australian Government

  • EPA plans to develop interim preliminary remediation goals for dioxin in soil

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is seeking public comment on a plan to develop interim preliminary remediation goals (PRGs) for dioxin in soil at contaminated sites.  The plan includes a review of current dioxin cleanup guidance that has been established by the EPA, states and other countries, including the latest fully peer-reviewed dioxin toxicity assessments.  EPA will ...

  • EPA plans to develop interim preliminary remediation goals for dioxin in soil

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is seeking public comment on a plan to develop interim preliminary remediation goals (PRGs) for dioxin in soil at Superfund sites. The plan includes a review of current dioxin cleanup guidance that has been established by the EPA, states and other countries, including the latest fully peer-reviewed dioxin toxicity assessments. EPA will release the draft ...

  • EPA Finalizes Changes to Plan for Groundwater Remediation at Superfund Site in Newfield, N.J.

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has modified its plan to address contaminated groundwater at the Shieldalloy Metallurgical Corp. site in Newfield and Vineland, N.J. A plan originally put into place in 1996 by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection when it was mainly responsible for the site, required a system that pumps the groundwater out of the ground and treats it. The ...

  • 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 ...

  • Remediation of polluted soils

    Inkoa Sistemas, a Spanish company specialising in supplying integral solutions for sustainable development, leads the Biosoil ENV/ES/000263 project, the main objective of which is to demonstrate the technical and economic feasibility of Compost Bioremediation technology for the remediation of polluted soils in order to promote a sustainable form of urban planning of derelict polluted sites, and ...

  • Dredging and shoreline remediation

    Many situations can complicate a shoreline’s integrity. These can range from flooding, hurricanes and man-made disasters and can even include aquatic harvesting and human recreation. Making efforts to protect a shoreline from these intrusions helps protect economic and recreational interests. Shoreline remediation is an investment in the overall economic and natural habitat of a community. ...


    By SRS Crisafulli, Inc.

  • Comment Period for Proposed Remedy Selection Plan for the Small Arms Ranges located at Joint Base Cape Cod (formerly MMR)

    EPA is seeking public input on proposed cleanup decisions for multiple Small Arms Ranges located on the Camp Edwards portion of the Joint Base Cape Cod (formerly the Massachusetts Military Reservation). A 30-day public comment period will begin on Feb. 5, 2014 and end on March 5, 2014 for the “Remedy Selection Plan” which outlines the proposed clean up plans for addressing ...

  • EPA Finalizes Remediation Plan for Scovill Industrial Landfill Superfund Site in Waterbury, Conn.

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced the selection of a cleanup plan for the Scovill Industrial Landfill Superfund Site (Site) in Waterbury Connecticut. The final plan will require some limited targeted removal of contaminated soils, a Pre-Design Investigation to better understand and address contaminated soils on certain parcels, a protective cap at the Calabrese Parcel, ...

  • EPA Announces Remediation Plan for a Part of American Cyanamid Superfund Site in Bridgewater Township, N.J.

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized its plan to clean up contaminated soil, ground water and six waste disposal areas at the American Cyanamid Superfund Site in Bridgewater Township, New Jersey, located adjacent to the Raritan River. The soil, ground water and waste disposal areas, called impoundments, are contaminated with volatile organic compounds and other hazardous ...

  • New regulations loom for land remediation

    Could the remediation industry be facing another steep learning curve as regulators tackle legislation overload by bringing about a variety of new directives? The subject of land remediation has long been cloaked in confusion with contradictory regulations, confusion over permits and most legislation remaining open to interpretation. Recently some issues – such as the definition of waste - ...

  • Help for Florida Mold Assessor and Remediators

    FORT LAUDERDALE, FL January 4, 2011 - In compliance with the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation definition for “Initial License By Grandfather”, the Indoor Environmental Air Quality Council (IEAQC) will be offering two final opportunities in Florida to become Certified as a Mold Assessor and/or Mold Remediator. ...


  • Kartotrak.one, The Easy Route to Site Remediation

    Kartotrak.one is a light version of Kartotrak. The software gathers Kartotrak exploratory data analysis and rapid mapping functionalities. Kartotrak, in its full version, enables more advanced geostatistical data modeling ...


    By Geovariances

  • Risk-Based Remediation for Industrial Sites

    Contaminated manufacturing and industrial sites may now qualify for remediation using risk-based cleanup standards. The new rules are part of legislation passed in NC General Statutes N.C.G.S. 130A-310.65 to 310.77 and apply to groundwater remediation of sites regulated by the Inactive Hazardous Sites ...

  • Remediation Conference Time is Almost Here!

    We're preparing for our biggest outing ever as sponsors of the Ninth International Conference on Remediation Of Chlorinated And Recalcitrant Compounds (May 19 through May 22, 2014). We hope you're planning on joining us ...

  • Consortium`s dumpsite plan pushed

    CEBU, Philippines - The Solid Waste Management Board has approved and recommended the proposal of a foreign consortium to remediate the Inayawan Sanitary Landfill at no cost to the city government. In Resolution No. 2, Series of 2012, the waste management board recommended to Mayor Michael Rama the Integrated Waste Management Agreement submitted by Greenergy Solutions Inc. Lawyer Janeses ...


    By Greenergy Solutions Inc.

  • Improving water planning in northern Australia

    The Parliamentary Secretary for Water, Dr Mike Kelly, today announced $1.785 million in funding for two new projects that contribute to the body of scientific knowledge being compiled to help government, industry and communities make informed decisions about sustainable water resource use and management in northern Australia. Dr Kelly said, “The $1 million Northern Australian Water Futures ...


    By Australian Government

  • Soil Remediation to Begin at Superfund Site in Walpole, Mass.

    Work to excavate and remove contaminated soil at the Blackburn and Union Privileges Superfund Site begins this week. The soil remediation is focused on South Street on the east side properties, where the former Cosmec building sits. This week, contractors for the Responsible Parties began pre-construction activities including setting up support trailers, placing fencing and warning signs around ...

  • 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 ...

  • Sonic Appoints Vice President Remediation Services

    Vancouver, CANADA - Sonic Environmental Solutions Inc. (SNV-TSX Venture Exchange) announces the appointment of Mr. Larry Rodricks as Vice President of Remediation Services. In this role, Mr. Rodricks will assume responsibility for the growth and development of Sonic’s remediation business in Canada and the direct operations of the Company’s Environmental Services Division. Mr. Rodricks will be ...


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