Remediated sites and brownfields
Success stories in Europe : a report of the European Information and Observation Network’s National Reference Centres for Soil (Eionet NRC Soil)
This document is published at the initiative of the Eionet National Reference Centres for Soil, which established in 2015 an ad-hoc working group on contaminated sites and brownfields in Europe.The objective was to collect cases and successful stories of remediated sites and brownfields, harmonise and facilitate exchanges of information on contaminated soils and soil remediation between the Eionet contributing countries. These stories have been compiled in the present report as a publication to the International Year of Soil 2015. It aims to contribute to a better understanding of the... remediation of contaminated sites and brownfields rehabilitation which is essential for sustainable land use management and to share best practices and new techniques in soil remediation and management of contaminated sites, meanwhile raising awareness of the enormous efforts needed to succeed.
- Corporate author(s): Institute for Environment and Sustainability (Joint Research Centre)
- Personal author(s): Payá Pérez, Ana; Peláez Sánchez, Sara; Van Liedekerke, Marc Themes: Environmental degradation , Industrial policy
- Subject: decontamination , degradation of the environment , environmental monitoring , hazardous waste , industrial plot , industrial pollution , pollution control , pollution control measures , research report , soil pollution