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Author Pollard, Simon
Title Assessment and Reclamation of Contaminated Land
Imprint Cambridge : Royal Society of Chemistry, 2001
©2001
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (180 pages)
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Series ISSN ; v.16
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Note Assessment And Reclamation Of Contaminated Land -- Contents -- The Extent of Contaminated Land Problems and the Scientific Response -- 1 The Origins of Contaminated Land Problems -- 2 The Extent of the Challenge -- 3 Developments in the Science Base -- 4 Conclusions -- 5 Acknowledgements -- The New UK Contaminated Land Regime -- 1 Introduction -- 2 The Context for Part IIA -- 3 The Part IIA System -- 4 Dealing with 'Risk' -- 5 Making People Pay -- 6 Part IIA as a 'Regulatory System' -- 7 The State of Play -- 8 What Next? -- Identifying and Dealing with Contaminated Land -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Site Assessment -- 3 Risk Management -- 4 Measurement of Site Contamination -- 5 Conclusions -- Contaminated Land and the Link with Health -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Exposure -- 3 Health Studies -- 4 Case Studies -- 5 Conclusion -- Human Health Risk Assessment: Guideline Values and Magic Numbers -- 1 Land Contamination Policy -- 2 Risk Assessment -- 3 What Is a Guideline Value? -- 4 The Use of Guideline Values -- 5 The CLEA Model -- 6 The SNIFFER Framework -- 7 Conclusions -- 8 Acknowledgements -- Ecological Risk Assessment under the New Contaminated Land Regime -- 1 Background and Legal Context -- 2 Harm to Ecological Receptors -- 3 General Approach to the Assessment of Land Under the New Regime -- 4 Assessing Whether Significant Harm to Ecological Receptors Is Occurring -- 5 Assessing the Possibility of Significant Harm Occurring -- 6 The Environment Agency's Suggested Approach -- 7 Guideline Values -- 8 Comments and Discussion -- Remediation Methods for Contaminated Sites -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Summary of Remediation Approaches -- 3 Selected Innovative Approaches -- 4 Summary and Conclusions -- Legal Liabilities and Insurance Aspects of Contaminated Land -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Contaminated Land -- 3 Statutory Provisions in the UK -- 4 Sale of Land/Businesses
5 Principles of Insurance -- 6 History of Environmental Insurance -- 7 Land Owners and Environmental Liabilities -- 8 Pollution Liabilities for Contaminated Land Sites -- 9 Current Manufacturing Activities -- 10 Environmental Insurance -- 11 Environmental Consultants -- 12 Collateral Warranties -- 13 Contractors -- 14 An Example -- 15 Conclusion -- Subject Index
This authoritative review is written in the context of the new UK contaminated land regime and will be welcomed by those involved in all areas of land use planning and development
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Pollard, Simon Assessment and Reclamation of Contaminated Land Cambridge : Royal Society of Chemistry,c2001 9780854042753
Subject Soil remediation
Electronic books
Alt Author Lennon, A (Tony) J
Wood, P A
Lythgo, Malcolm
Lowe, Malcolm
Kibblewhite, Mark G
Kibble, Andrew J
Saunders, Pat J
Nathanail, C Paul
Quint, Michael
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