Title: BIOVENT 
Resource Type: web links 
Producers or distributor University of Aberdeen 
Author / Producer Type: University research group / research institute 
Web link for product information: http://www.clues.abdn.ac.uk:8080/directory/Soil/Soil01.html  
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Brownfields
 
Short description: BIOVENT is a CAL tutorial developed to inform students about the principles of bioventing (bioremediation of contaminants in unsaturated soils using air injection or extraction). 
Long description: BIOVENT is a CAL tutorial developed to inform students about the principles of bioventing (bioremediation of contaminants in unsaturated soils using air injection or extraction). However the program is suitable as an introduction to bioventing for students of soil science or Environmental Pollution. It provides information on the underlying principles of Bioventing, when it can be applied and the factors affecting performance, with the outline of a design and implementation of a Bioventing system. The program contains 4 main areas; Introduction, About Bioventing, Use of Bioventing and System design and operation. Animation and calculations are used to illustrate key concepts. The program was developed by Shell International Oil Products BV and requires a IBM PCWindows 3*1 or Windows 95 platform. It is available on 3½" Disks from: Center for Computer Base Learning in Land Use and Environmental Science, MacRobert Building, King's College, University of Aberdeen, AB24 5UA Tel (+44) 1224 273755 Fax (+44) 1224 273752 Email CLUES@abdn.ac.uk 
Submitted By: Dr Denise Lambkin WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 21/04/2005