Biological Methods for Assessment and Remediation of Contaminated Land

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Biological processes to treat contaminated land (bioremediation) have had widespread use in North America, several countries in mainland Europe, and in the UK. The general technical consensus is that remediation (biological or otherwise) should usually take place in a risk management context to break pollutant linkages. Risk assessment is the defining discipline for this management approach. Conventional approaches to risk assessment are based on evaluations of contaminant toxicity and exposure to organisms (a function of ...

Biological Methods for Assessment and Remediation of Contaminated Land 2002, Construction Industry Research & Information Association (CIRIA), London

ISBN-13: 9780860175759

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