Title: Soil and sediment remediation: mechanisms, technologies and applications 
Resource Type: document --> technical publication --> book / book chapter(s) 
Country: EU Projects 
Year of publication: 2005 
Availability: Integrated Environmental Technology Series, 544pp 
Author 1/Producer: Lens, P 
Other Authors/Producers: Grotenhuis, T Malina, G Tabak, H 
Author / Producer Type: Media and publishers sector 
Publisher: IWA Publishing 
ISBN: 1843391007 
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Contaminated land-->Remediation options-->Ex situ treatment technologies
Contaminated land-->Remediation options-->In situ treatment technologies
Contaminated land-->Wider impacts / sustainability-->Economic
Sediments
Soil-->Soil Overview
 
Short description: The book gives detailed information on a range of technologies suitable for the remediation of soils and sediments, both in-situ and ex-situ. 
Long description: The key aims of the book is to provide an introduction to the following themes: The biogeochemical characteristics of soils and sediments Clean up technologies for soils polluted with organic or inorganic pollutants Novel processes The impact of soil pollution on society and its economic importance 
Submitted By: Dr Antony Chapman WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 02/03/2006