Research by topic: Regeneration and contaminated land

Please select a project or project proposal below for more information.

Projects underway

The UXO Forum
This project has been designed to bring real change to the industry through a series of events and other tools.
 
Asbestos from ground – a site guide
Poor disposal practices, demolition and other anthropogenic processes have resulted in asbestos often being present in the ground particularly on brownfield sites.
 
Contaminated sediments - a good practice guide for the UK
This project will provide a good practice guide on contaminated sediments, which examines how practitioners can use existing reports, and develop practical guidance for the UK.
 
A guide for developments on small contaminated sites
This project construction professionals involved in small developments to understand the regulatory requirements, how to overcome access and limited space restrictions, manage soil and waste etc..
 

Project proposals

Cost effective and innovative site investigation: a guide for safe application
This project will keep contaminated land practitioners, regulators and other stakeholders up-to-date with latest development, understand the benefits and limitations, theory and practical, safe and cost effective application of these new approaches
 
Managing UXO on land projects - tool box talks and training materials
This project will provide training materials for site operatives and ground workers to manage UXOs more efficiently in land projects
 
Effective innovative remediation approaches for contaminated land – case studies and good practice
This project will update C549 explain how to design and implement innovative land remediation technologies using a series of case studies.