SCLF Conference

10th Annual Conference on the Advances in Land Contamination Assessment and Remediation – 4th September 2019. 

Our tenth annual one day conference will take place on the 4th of September 2019 – the venue will be in the Stenhouse Wing, University of Strathclyde Business School, 199 Cathedral Street, Glasgow, G4 0QU.

SCLF 2019 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.


Assessing Risks to the Water Environment – Does your Data Support your Conclusion? – Scottish Environment Protection Agency

Statistics for Groundwater Contamination Risk Assessment and Cost Management in Monitoring Design – Alex Staton, AECOM

Remediation Challenges in the Arctic – Lessons from Alaska’s North Slope – Dr. Keith Torrance, University of Strathclyde

GWSDAT: A Tool for Analysing Groundwater Quality Data and Contamination Plumes – New Developments – Marnie Low, University of Glasgow

Dealing with Dangerous Daughter Products in DQRA – Helen McMillan, RSK

Successful Biostimulation and Bioaugmentation Treatment of DNAPL and Dissolved Phase Mixed Chlorinated Solvent Contamination under an Active Commercial Site in Scotland – Jack Shore, Regenesis

Changes in Contaminant Behaviour as an Effect of Low Rainfall at Dounreay Site – David Orr, Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd.

Resource from Waste: Potential of Sepiolite Mining by products in the Migration of Environmental Impacts from Resource Exploitation in Hunan PRC – Na Song, University of the West of Scotland

The Clyde’s Industrial History and its Impact on Antimicrobial Resistance – Dr. Kiri Rodgers, University of the West of Scotland

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This year’s conference is sponsored by

Introductions to our sponsors.

Envirolab provides soil (contaminated land, topsoil and subsoil) and water (groundwater, surface water and industrial effluent) laboratory services to environmental consultants, site investigation and civil engineering contractors, and local authorities, nationally and internationally.  We have a licence to accept soil from anywhere in the world to support clients that work internationally.  Our reputation for excellence is built on our flexibility and our willingness to adapt procedures and to go the extra mile for clients.

Concept Life Sciences‘ services cover all aspects of environmental and occupational health and our focus is to help clients comply with their statutory obligations. From investigating contaminated land to checking air quality, carrying out odour assessments or checking waste and recycling sites, we have the expertise to deliver many different precision-based analytical and testing techniques.  We can process all types of samples and carry out biological monitoring, pesticide testing and ambient air analysis

Landmark is at the forefront of legal products and data supply to the UK’s property market. Our pioneering technology, data, reports and expert team enable thousands of successful property transactions, every day. Landmark is a true PropTech, LegalTech and EnviroTech innovator.  Whether you’re looking to acquire land, design or build a development, sell or lease land or property, invest in or secure funding, or undertake compliance – we can help you.

Chemtech Environmental is recognised nationwide for chemical analysis testing that is fast, accurate and reliable.   A steadily growing customer base has come to rely on fast, accurate and reliable reporting and the company was able to grow into a 30,000 sqft purpose-designed lab facility. The company has grown but the commitment to provide 5-star customer service remains, and we’re still pushing the envelope.  What other lab would be championing a minionesque man in a white coat as a company mascot? We are an independent leading testing laboratory, which performs a full range of chemical analyses using state of the art laboratory techniques on soils, waters, building and waste materials. i2 has created an Environmental facility specialising in the analysis of trace levels of organic pollutants in a huge variety of environmental and other matrices. i2 Analytical integrates the benefits of its locations into one package and we support a diverse range of clients across a variety of global environmental projects.

Archived Conference Presentations

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

SCLF Conference 2018        SCLF Conference 2017         SCLF Conference 2016         SCLF Conference 2015

SCLF Conference 2014         SCLF Conference 2013         SCLF Conference 2012

SCLF Conference 2011         SCLF Conference 2010