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University of Iowa engineers have published their findings from a study of residential soils in the city of Cedar Rapids, making it one of only a few such U.S. urban soil studies ever conducted.
Australia has taken a key step towards improving measures of human health risk with the release of new guidelines targeting one of our commonest sources of industrial contamination.
Advanced Toolsâ€™ New Blog Hosted by Aaron Peacock, PhD, Features Cutting-Edge Information and Commentary on New Groundwater Remediation Technologies and Tools Newtown,
NEWARK, N.J., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Sustainable Remediation Forum (SURF) has issued three key guidance documents that set the stage for the future of environmental cleanup.
CALGARY, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Wescorp Energy Inc.
LONG BEACH, Calif., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- APTwater, Inc., (www.aptwater.com) an emerging leader in water treatment process technologies and services, has been named to the Artemis Project's 2011 Top 50 Water Technology Companies list.
Today's soil contamination is a direct result of man-made chemicals or other changes in nature's soil environment. This contamination most commonly occurs from underground storage tanks bursting, use of pesticides, discarding oil and fuel illegally, leakage of dirty surface water, draining of wastes from landfalls and knowingly dumping industrial wastes into the soil. The most widespread chemicals found are petroleum hydrocarbons, solvents, common pesticides, lead and additional heavy metals....
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