Title: BRGM - Geosciences for a sustainable Earth - web site 
Resource Type: web links 
Availability: BRGM web site may be seen at: www.brgm.fr 
Producers or distributor BRGM 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Web link for product information: http://www.brgm.fr  
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Brownfields
Contaminated land-->Contaminants-->Contaminants overview
Contaminated land-->Contaminated land overview
Contaminated land-->Mega-sites
Contaminated land-->policy and regulatory
Contaminated land-->Risk assessment-->Risk assessment overview
Contaminated land-->Risk management-->Risk management overview
Groundwater protection-->Groundwater protection overview
Sediments
Soil-->Soil Overview
 
Short description: BRGM, the French Geosciences specialist, works towards the sustainable management of underground resources. 
Long description: Objectives of BRGM are: - Understand geological phenomena, develop new methodologies and techniques, produce and disseminate pertinent, high-quality data. > Provide the necessary tools for public policies concerning surface, subsurface and natural resource management, natural-risk and pollution prevention, and regional development and planning. BRGM's missions are: - Technological research and development, and innovation. - Support for public policies and citizen information. - International cooperation and development aid. BRGM's thematic areas are: - Mineral resources, - Water, - Development planning and natural risks, - Environment and pollution, - Environmental metrology, - Mapping and digital information systems, - Energy (geothermal energy and underground storage). 
Link to Organisation(s): BRGM - Geosciences pour une Terre durable (Geosciences for a sustainable Earth)
 
Submitted By: Jean François Brunet WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 26/07/2005