Monthly Archives: October 2018

Contaminated Land Risk Assessment Tiers Explained

By |2018-10-29T14:19:52+00:00October 29th, 2018|Land Contamination, Remediation|

Risk assessments can be undertaken at three distinct levels of detail.  At each tier, the five key tasks, which have been listed below, are undertaken to provide information and data in order to make a risk management decision or to decide whether it is necessary to proceed to the next level of detail. Problem Identification

Is It Time To Tackle Diesel Air Pollution?

By |2018-10-29T12:00:06+00:00October 17th, 2018|Environment|

After three decades of epidemiologic research, diesel exhaust was classified as a carcinogen in humans by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) in 2012 based on evidence of its carcinogenicity to the lung. Six years after that announcement was made, we will review the actions that have been made across the world to