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Contaminated Land: Problems and Solutions

Edited By: T Cairney and DM Hobson

369 pages, Figs, tabs

Spon Press (Routledge)

Hardback | Dec 1998 | Edition: 2 | #111071 | ISBN: 0419230904
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For environmental engineers and environmental consultants.


Contents

International responses. Risks from land contamination. Rational site investigations. Reclamation options. Clean cover technology. In-ground barriers. Gas and vapour investigations. Establishing new landscapes. UK legal framework. Conclusions. Introduction. Regulatory impetus for remediation. Regulation escalation and backlash. The remediation process under CERCLA. Trends in remediation technology. Remediation under RCRA. Radioactive wastes. Remediation markets. Remediation business outlook. Conclusions. Netherland's reclamation practices. Effective management of contaminated land reclamations.

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