Here we are in autumn already and only six weeks until bookings for our 20th Anniversary Conference close, (unless places run out beforehand). So if you haven't already, check out the programme and speakers, and come and see us on the 14th November at One Great George Street, London.
CL:AIRE is pleased to announced that 13 INSPIRATION bulletins have been published. INSPIRATION bulletins describe practical aspects of research which have direct application to the management of contaminated soil or groundwater in an agricultural context.
INSPIRATION (managing soil and groundwater impacts from agriculture for sustainable intensification) is a multidisciplinary consortium of 26 partners across 8 European countries, which aims to develop low-technology management practices, monitoring approaches, modelling and decision-making tools, and innovative technology applications in the field of sustainable agriculture by a combination of fundamental and applied science (www.inspirationitn.co.uk).
CL:AIRE is delighted to announce that they are taking their very successful Verification of Gas Protection Systems training course to Scotland. Two dates are available to book: 19th and 20th November 2019 in Kirkcaldy, Fife Scotland. Places are limited to only 15 delegates per event with many already booked. If interested in attending follow the link
British Standard has recently published BS ISO 15800:2019 " Soil Quality- Characterisation of Soil with Respect to Human Exposure". This document provides guidance on the type and extent of soil characterisation necessary for the evaluation of human exposure to substances present in possibly leading to adverse effects.
NQMS Steering Group has started to populate a map of Local Authorities in England and Wales that they are currently aware of that are referencing the NQMS in their internal guidance on their websites for developers.
CL:AIRE has been approached by a German start-up company that is seeking to partner with an organisation to demonstrate a remediation technology at pilot- or full-scale in the UK. The company is in the field of environmental technologies and services, with cost-effective and environment-friendly chemical super-oxidation technologies for soil, wastewater and track bed treatment.
Options Appraisal and nine other Remediation Technologies FREE
A selection of upcoming events throughout the industry.
International Committee on Contaminated Land, 23 - 25 October 2019, Lima, Peru
The 14th ICCL meeting will be held in Lima, Perú, 23-25 October 2019 hosted by the Peruvian Ministry of Environment in its capacity as Presidency to ReLASC - our Latin-American regulatory partner network for preventing and managing land contamination. Information
RemSoc 2019, 16 October 2019, Birmingham
Our focus will be on live debates and an update of the Framework for Remediation. It will also provide a platform for the society’s Early Career Practitioners to share their industry experience and develop their presentation skills. Information
CL:AIRE's 20th Anniversary Conference: Innovation, Efficiency & Standards, 14 November 2019, London
What you need to know....
- Two lecture theatres running parallel sessions
- Theatre #1 - Innovation in Brownfield site investigation and monitoring, sustainable remediation, data visualisation, ground gas risk assessment and a special focus session on PFAS treatment techniques
- Theatre #2 - Sustainable reuse of excavated site materials (including DoWCoP).
- 25 speakers
- over 150 delegates
- Keynote talks by geologist and broadcaster, Professor Iain Stewart, University of Plymouth and Steve Edgar, VertaseFLI
- Evening drinks & canapé reception for all attendees in The Great Hall
- 11 sponsors - Cornelsen, Ecologia, Geosyntec, GeoStream UK, John F Hunt Regeneration, Keltbray Remediation, National Grid, Shell Global Solutions (UK), Soilfix, SPASF Priroda, VertaseFLI
- Registration closes on 1st November, unless capacity is reached before, so please book soon to avoid disappointment
CL:AIRE's Membership continues to grow. We would like to thank the following new and renewing members for their support: Principal Members: Nuclear Decommissioning Authority Supporter Members: Asbestos Audit Limited, PeroxyChem, Remedia Group, SLR Consulting Limited
CL:AIRE is a respected independent not-for-profit organisation established in 1999 to stimulate the regeneration of land in the UK by raising awareness of, and confidence in, practical and sustainable remediation solutions.
CL:AIRE is a registered charity (No. 1075611) and an environmental body registered with ENTRUST (Entrust No. 119820).
We are also an incorporated company, limited by guarantee and registered in England and Wales (reg no. 3740059).
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