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 soil site management aide
This project will produce the first UK interactive aid/tool in smart phones or tablets for ground workers and other site workers dealing with asbestos contaminated materials on site.
 
Innovative site investigation hub
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
 
UXO through the Construction Cycle – A good practice guidance and toolbox talks
This project will provide training materials for site operatives and ground workers to manage UXOs more efficiently in land projects
 
E-training for asbestos on soil
This project will develop an e-training programme to support professionals dealing with or managing asbestos in soils.
 
Retrofitting hazardous ground gas protection measures for developments
Hazardous ground gases can cause serious problems to construction developments, particularly existing buildings. With an average life of more than 100 years for residential developments in this country, many may not have gas protective measures in p
 

Project proposals

P3131 - Perfluorinated alkylated substances (PFAS) in brownfield sites
This project will produce guidance to improve awareness and understanding of PFAS and legislations, helping practitioners to understand their responsibilities and liabilities as well as support them in managing risk.
 
P3177 Extreme climate incidents and contaminated land interest group
The question is ‘Will extreme climate incidents have any impact on the way that we currently reuse brownfield sites particularly those that are contaminated?’
 
P3077 - Effective innovative remediation approaches for contaminated land
This project will update C549 explain how to design and implement innovative land remediation technologies using a series of case studies.