Category Archives: Conatminated Land

2015 will be The Year of Soils


As 2014 will end in the next few days, It is important to recognise the role of soil in all aspects of our lives. In view of the importance of soils, the United Nations has declared 2015 the Year of … Continue reading

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Regulatory Roadmap: Onshore oil and gas exploration in the UK regulation and best practice


The United Kingdom Government has published a “regulatory roadmap” setting out the series of permits and permissions developers need to obtain prior to drilling for onshore oil and gas, to provide certainty to investors and local communities about the role of the … Continue reading

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Water UK Memorandum of Understanding on shale gas


In an interesting development to the continuing debate on the benefits of sale gas and the environmental concerns regarding the fracking process, the UK Onshore Operators Group (UKOOG) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Water UK, its water and wastewater … Continue reading

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Can CL:AIRE help?


Readers will note the slightly unusual spelling of the female name, Claire, represented as CL:AIRE, which is the acronym for the organisation, Contaminated Land: Applications in Real Environments. CL:AIRE is the respected independent not-for-profit organisation established in 1999 to stimulate the … Continue reading

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