Subscribe to the CL:AIRE general eAlert

If you or your employer are a CL:AIRE Member, log in to subscribe to the Members' eAlert from your dashboard.

Please Note: During this time when the government has requested people to work from home where possible, the best way to contact us is via the Help Desk.

Thank you for your understanding.
The CL:AIRE Team

Your cart is empty
Improving efficiency & raising standards
Improving efficiency & raising standards
Definition of Waste Code of Practice (DoWCoP), National Quality Mark Scheme for Land Affected by Contamination (NQMS), Asbestos in Soil, SuRF...
Supporting our Members
Supporting our Members
Find out about the benefits of becoming a CL:AIRE Principal or Supporter Member:- Member discounts, Networking, Working Groups, ...
Sharing Knowledge & Developing People
Sharing Knowledge & Developing People
Water and Land Library ( WALL), Continuing Professional development through Training and workshops...
CL:AIRE Membership
CL:AIRE works with its Members to raise awareness and pursue shared objectives in land, water and environmental management by collecting strategic industry information and developing industry initiatives that improve efficiency and save money.
e-Learning and Training
CL:AIRE leads a national programme of technical and core-skills training initiatives that are guided by industry requirements, and produced in collaboration with key stakeholders and specialists.
Definition of Waste Code of Practice
The Definition of Waste Code of Practice (DoWCoP) provides a clear, consistent and efficient process which enables the reuse of excavated materials on-site or their movement between sites.

Find out more...Register of materials...
Make a declaration...
NQMS for Land Contamination Management
The National Quality Mark Scheme for Land Contamination Management (NQMS) is developed by the National Brownfield Forum to provide visible identification of documents that have been checked for quality.

Please enter the email address for your account. A verification code will be sent to you. Once you have received the verification code, you will be able to choose a new password for your account.

  1. MHCLG publishes "Planning for the Future"

    MHCLG publishes "Planning for the Future"

     March 2020
    The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has set out the Government's plans for housing and planning following the announcements in the 2020 Budget in a document called,...
  2. Homes England presents their Land Hub

    Homes England presents their Land Hub

     March 2020
    Homes England recently presented the details of their Land Hub which identifies development sites that they plan to bring to market.  Sites are displayed geographically and people are able to...
  3. CL:AIRE TRG Annual Report 2019 - available to download

    CL:AIRE TRG Annual Report 2019 - available to download

     March 2020
    CL:AIRE has released the Technology and Research Group (TRG) Annual Report for 2019. It contains the following parts - of particular note is Appendix 1 which describes the breadth of...
  4. Contamination Expo - CL:AIRE discount for exhibitors

    Contamination Expo - CL:AIRE discount for exhibitors

     March 2020
    The Contamination Expo reaches every corner of the industry to bring the contamination and geotechnical sectors together in this unique two day event. The event boasts 120 expert-led seminars and...
  5. WALL - New section on NSZD created

    WALL - New section on NSZD created

     March 2020
    The Water and Land Library (WALL) has recently created a new section for peer reviewed publications relating to Natural Source Zone Depletion (NSZD) available here.
    CL:AIRE invites industry professionals to...
  6. UK Government launches Freeports consultation

    UK Government launches Freeports consultation

     March 2020
    The government is currently seeking views about the creation of up to 10 freeports in locations across the UK.  These will have different customs rules than the rest of the country,...
  7. CPRE publish their State of Brownfield 2019 report

    CPRE publish their State of Brownfield 2019 report

     March 2020
    CPRE has recently published their "State of Brownfield 2019" report.  It is available to download here...
  8. RemTech, Europe 23-26 September 2020 - call for abstracts

    RemTech, Europe 23-26 September 2020 - call for abstracts

     March 2020
    CL:AIRE is delighted to be supporting RemTech Europe International Conference and Exhibition which is being held on 23-26 September 2020 in Ferrara, Italy.  Call for abstracts is now open until...
  9. SuRF International publish latest notes of meeting

    SuRF International publish latest notes of meeting

     March 2020
    SuRF international met on 29th January 2020 and their latest notes of meeting are available to view here...
  10. Environment Agency strategy for safe and sustainable sludge use published

    Environment Agency strategy for safe and sustainable sludge use published

     March 2020
    The Environment Agency recently published its strategy setting out our principles & priorities on the safe & sustainable use of #sludge on #land...
  11. Registration closing for 11 March social event in Bristol

    Registration closing for 11 March social event in Bristol

     February 2020
    Over 80 people have registered for CL:AIRE's next social event on Wednesday 11 March 2020 in Bristol, organised for its Members and DoWCoP Qualified Persons. There are only a few more...
  12. PFAS in the news - ‘Forever chemicals’ get the Hollywood treatment

    PFAS in the news - ‘Forever chemicals’ get the Hollywood treatment

     February 2020
    To coincide with the UK release of Hollywood film Dark Waters on 28 February, we’d like to bring to your attention some useful resources on the subject matter: per- and...
  13. CL:AIRE launches eLearning refresher Asbestos Awareness for Land Professionals - available from 3 March 2020

    CL:AIRE launches eLearning refresher Asbestos Awareness for Land Professionals - available from 3 March 2020

     February 2020
    CL:AIRE is delighted to launch a new eLearning course - Asbestos Awareness for Land Professionals REFRESHER. Based on the extremely successful industry-leading half-day full Asbestos Awareness for Land Professionals eLearning...
  14. Revision of PAS 128 - Underground Utility Detection, Verification and Location

    Revision of PAS 128 - Underground Utility Detection, Verification and Location

     February 2020
    The draft of a revised version of PAS 128 - Specification for Underground Utility Detection, Verification and Location has been published by BSI. To download, review and comment on the draft,...
  15. Establishment of a UK enhanced landfill mining network

    Establishment of a UK enhanced landfill mining network

     February 2020
    Cranfield University has a track record of waste management, landfill science and landfill mining research, and been involved in a number of European-level enhanced landfill mining projects. Part of our...
  16. Exhibition Stand Discount for CL:AIRE Members at Contamination Expo 2020

    Exhibition Stand Discount for CL:AIRE Members at Contamination Expo 2020

     January 2020
    CL:AIRE has been given an exclusive discount offer for its members to exhibit at the Contamination Expo 2020.
  17. CL:AIRE 20th Anniversary Special Publication ready to download

    CL:AIRE 20th Anniversary Special Publication ready to download

     January 2020
    CL:AIRE is delighted to let you know that a Special Publication from its 20th Anniversary Conference has been compiled and is now available to download by delegates and CL:AIRE members. 20...
  18. Register Now for CL:AIRE Members' Social Event in Bristol - 11 March 2020

    Register Now for CL:AIRE Members' Social Event in Bristol - 11 March 2020

     January 2020
    More than 50 people have registered so far for CL:AIRE's next social event on Wednesday 11 March 2020 in Bristol, organised for its Members and DoWCoP Qualified Persons. Register now...
  19. ISO 21365:2019 Conceptual Site Models for Potentially Contaminated Sites published

    ISO 21365:2019 Conceptual Site Models for Potentially Contaminated Sites published

     January 2020
    ISO 21365:2019 "Conceptual Site Models for Potentially Contaminated Sites" published in October 2019 is available to purchase directly from ISO here.  Currently it has not been adopted as a British...
  20. Uni. of Plymouth GeoCareers Fair - 26 Feb 2020

    Uni. of Plymouth GeoCareers Fair - 26 Feb 2020

     January 2020
    The Uni. of Plymouth School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences invites CL:AIRE Members to meet current students in relevant disciplines at this careers fair on the 26 Feb 2020...
  21. Defra publish research report - Typical background concentrations of asbestos in near surface soils in public open space areas

    Defra publish research report - Typical background concentrations of asbestos in near surface soils in public open space areas

     January 2020
    Defra has recently published the research report SP1014 titled "Determination of typical background concentrations of asbestos in near-surface soils of selected public open space areas of England and Wales, to...