site remediation News

  • 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 ...


  • 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 ...

  • 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

  • Site Remediation - Emissions Boundary Monitoring

    The remediation of contaminated land sites can prove to be a challenging undertaking.  There is considerable risk of chemical exposure to both the onsite workforce and to surrounding communities. To offsite receptors, the remediation process itself can become a significant route of exposure, with the excavation and uncovering of otherwise trapped contaminants resulting in potential ...


    By Shawcity Limited

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • NJDEP issuing remedial priority scores for contaminated sites

    Very shortly, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) will be issuing letters to responsible parties containing a draft Remedial Priority Score (RPS) for their particular site. It is unclear how the rankings will be used, but the RPS system has been described as a tool to sort sites out for further discussion. The  ...

  • Contaminated Site Remediated in 4 months (Clay)

    CROOKS FARM – FT PIERCE, FLORIDA FDEP FACILITY ID#56-9807808 A discharge at the above site had contaminated the soil and groundwater. The soil characteristic on this site was sandy soil from 0’ to 2’ and dense nonpermiable gray clay from 2’ to 15’. Groundwater fluctuated between 3’ to 6’. The phase II assessment on May 19, 2004 had determined that approximately 500 cubic yards of ...

  • 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 ...


  • 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.

  • 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

  • The critical importance of site characterization in remediation design

    Design is a traditional task common to all engineering fields although most engineers do not have to deal with the heterogeneous properties of materials as is the case in site remediation, mining, geotechnical engineering, etc.  A structural engineer can specify properties of steel or reinforced concrete and an electronics engineer can specify the physical properties of transistors, ...


    By Solinst Canada Ltd.

  • Tetra Tech Awarded $22 Million Abandoned Mine Site Remediation Program

    Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTEK) announced today that it has been awarded a $22.4 million program to remediate and restore a 280-acre copper mine site in Elko County, Nevada. The Rio Tinto Mine site includes a former copper mine and associated mill, heap leach pads, and tailings from a mine operated between 1932 and 1976. Tetra Tech will remove mine tailings from the ...


    By Tetra Tech

  • 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

  • AMAI & Thermal Remediation Services successfully cleanup site using ERH

    Anderson Mulholland & Associates and Thermal Remediation Services, Inc. have successfully completed the first cleanup utilizing ERH (electrical resistance heating) technology in New Jersey. The ERH system was installed at a former dry cleaning site in Bergen County. After only 7 months of remediation the NJDEP PCE impact to groundwater soil criteria has been achieved in all confirmatory soil ...

  • DOE awards US$67m contract for remediation and decontamination services at Ohio site

    The US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced that Restoration Services, Inc. (RSI), has been awarded a task order for environmental technical services supporting the remediation and decontamination and decommissioning (D&D)of the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant (GDP) at DOE’s Portsmouth Site in Pinkerton, Ohio.  The time and materials task order under the Environmental Services GSA Federal ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • National seminar series on integrated site remediation features industry experts

    REGENESIS, a leading innovator of advanced, cost-effective groundwater and soil remediation technologies, announces a new series of half-day technology transfer seminars titled “Integrated Site Remediation.” These seminars, specific to the environmental remediation industry, are focused on practical strategies for assessing and mitigating vapor intrusion risks as well as for cleaning ...


    By REGENESIS

  • EPA Reaches Agreement with Companies to Remediate Contaminated Site in Ravenswood, West Virginia

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today TRC Companies, Inc., TRC Environmental Corp. and Ravenswood Holdings Company, LLC (TRC) have signed an EPA consent order outlining work to be done to prevent releases of cyanide into soil and groundwater for a 2.7 acre site in Ravenswood, W.Va., where a former aluminum manufacturing facility deposited contaminated waste. The TRC Spent ...

  • Arcadis awarded US$10m site remediation contract for US Army

    Arcadis, the international consultancy, design, engineering and management services company has announced the award of a performance-based environmental remediation services contract with a value of almost $10 million under the GRiP® program for the Radford Army Ammunition Plant (RAAP), by the US Army Environmental Command (USAEC). RAAP is located 40 miles west of Roanoke, Virginia with a primary ...


    By Arcadis

  • Weston wins award for 48-acre superfind site remediation and ecosystem restoration

    Weston Solutions, Inc. (WESTON) was named a winner of the prestigious 2008 AON Build America Award in the Environmental – New Construction category at the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America 89th Annual National Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada on March 13, 2008. WESTON’s winning project for Phase II and Phase III Remedial Action work at the Atlas Tack Corporation Superfund Site in ...


    By Weston Solutions, Inc

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