SCLF Conference

“9th Annual Conference on the Advances in Land Contamination Assessment and Remediation” – 5th September 2018,  Stenhouse Wing, University of Strathclyde Business School, 199 Cathedral Street, Glasgow, G4 0RQ. 

SCLF is pleased to announce its ninth annual one day conference, which will take place on the 5th of September 2018 – the venue will be in the Stenhouse Wing, University of Strathclyde Business School, 199 Cathedral Street, Glasgow, G4 0RQ.  We expect to emulate last year’s highly successful event.  The aim of the conference is to facilitate knowledge transfer in the contaminated land sector.

SCLF 2018 will contain a mix of academic research papers, good practice and regulatory review presentations with a poster display area and space for exhibitors’ stands.

Please book your tickets here for £60 per person.

The confirmed conference presentations are:

Chris Speight, OHES: “Contaminated land – but not as you know it”.

Dave Cooke, Coal Authority: “Treatment of mine water”.

Jen Whelan, Arup: “Contaminated land risk management for the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre”.

Pauline Gulliver, NERC: “Radiocarbon: A tool to trace and track the sources of methane and CO2 in ground gas”.

Robert Shaw, AVER Decommissioning and Environmental Ltd: “Decommissioning and decontamination”.

Simon Talbot, GGS Ltd: “Continuous ground-gas monitoring – Has it come of age?”.

Steve Wilson, EPG Limited: “Screening approach for landfill gas migration around landfill sites”.

Thomas Aspray, ERS Ltd: “Inorganic and organic amendments for bioremediation of hydrocarbon contaminated soils”.

Tom Henman, RSK Environment Ltd: “Investigating NAPL behaviour in a complex fractured bedrock environment for risk assessment and remediation design”.

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This year’s conference is sponsored by

Introductions to our sponsors.

Envirolab provides contaminated land laboratory testing of soil and groundwater for environmental consultants, site investigation and civil engineering contractors and local authorities, both national and international. Our reputation for excellence is built on continually providing our clients with reliable results, within budget and our UKAS and MCERTS accreditations guarantee our commitment to quality.

Concept Life Sciences is a knowledge-based, science-led business providing a wide range of innovative and integrated solutions to clients in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, food, environmental, agrochemical, petrochemical, chemical and consumer products sectors. We also work closely with academic groups.

DETS is a private limited company set up in 1999 and is part of the Suez Group since April 2016. Steady expansion has allowed the company to gain a larger market share, and to increase the scope of analyses offered in order to service a wide variety of industry requirements including environmental testing of soils, waters, gases and waste, geotechnical and building materials, asbestos, agricultural, fuel and biomass with on-site services.

Structural Soils Ltd was established in 1964, Structural Soils Ltd and has evolved into a national, multidisciplinary, integrated geotechnical and geo-environmental site-investigation company with the proven capability, capacity and confidence to undertake contracts of any size, in any location and virtually any scope. The company undertakes contracts across the UK through its offices in Bristol, Castleford, Coventry, Glasgow, Hemel Hempstead and Tonbridge.’

AmbiSense creates and uses technology to solve complex environmental problems. We design and manufacture smart, field deployable, monitoring instruments and networks. Our products and services help our customers solve complex problems at the same time as saving time and money. Our customers include environmental consultants, waste management companies, public sector organizations, anyone who needs data collected remotely, quickly and at a reasonable cost.

We are Landmark. We identify and translate environmental and property risk into facts, insight and opportunity. With data, technology and our team of experts at the heart of what we do, we deliver intelligence and solutions to enable you to make informed decisions.

Archived Conference Presentations

You can find documentation of previous conferences and copies of all the posters and presentations below.

SCLF Conference 2017         SCLF Conference 2016         SCLF Conference 2015

SCLF Conference 2014         SCLF Conference 2013         SCLF Conference 2012

SCLF Conference 2011         SCLF Conference 2010