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Organizations: Environment (1971-1992,1999-2011) Tags: soil remediation

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September 12, 2011

Description

Provides information on acceptable industry practices regarding the management of sulphur waste and sulphur containing soils incidental to those activities. These guidelines amend, consolidate, and replace the Guidelines for the Disposal of Sulphur Containing Solid Waste (1983) and the Guidelines...


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December 1, 2010

Description

Monoethanolamine (MEA) and diethanolamine (DEA), part of the alkanolamine product family, have received widespread use in industrial processes and consumer products since their introduction in the late 1920s. However, no soil or groundwater remediation guidelines have been published provincially...


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December 1, 2010

Description

Glycols, including diethyelene glycol (DEG) and triethylene glycol (TEG), have a wide range of uses including chemical feedstocks, solvents and antifreeze. In addition, glycols are used in the dehydration of natural gas streams. However, no soil or groundwater remediation guidelines have been...


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May 1, 2009

Description

Risk for soil contamination exists at industrial plants that have a potential for release of substances to the environment. Soil contamination may also become a source of contamination for groundwater, surface water and air. Remediation costs often increase sharply when soil contamination spreads...


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February 1, 2009

Description

Compiles and summarizes applicable background information and develops soil remediation guidelines for barite (barium sulphate)


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January 1, 2006

Description

The purpose of reclamation in Alberta is to achieve land capability equivalent to that which existed prior to disturbance. This manual is intended to facilitate evaluation of land capabilities for the forest ecosystems on natural and reclaimed lands in the Athabasca oil sands region, as required...


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May 1, 2002

Description

This glossary was developed with then intent of providing those working in the field of reclamation in Alberta with a standardized set of definitions for reclamation terms.


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March 1, 1994

Description

The Province of Alberta requires that a contaminated soil be remediated by the polluter or owner. The criteria outlined in this document are used to determine the need for remediation, and quantify acceptable concentrations of soil contaminants.