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SOIL-WASHING TECHNOLOGY AND PRACTICE

Citation:

Griffiths*, R A. SOIL-WASHING TECHNOLOGY AND PRACTICE. doi:10.1016/0304-389, Choi, Fingas, Gardea-Torresdey, Lyberatos, Tay (ed.), JOURNAL OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS. Elsevier Science Ltd, New York, NY, 40(2):175-189, (1995).

Impact/Purpose:

To review the principles behind soil washing, methods of predicting and measuring its performance, some typical soil-washing processes, and several recent field applications.

Description:

Soil washing in the United States has been studied and evaluated with increasing thoroughness during the last 15 to 20 years. It is now entering a phase of actual use and acceptance as its applicability and economics become clearer. This paper reviews the principles behind soil washing, methods of predicting and measuring its performance, some typical soil-washing processes, and several recent field applications.

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Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (JOURNAL/PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL)
Product Published Date: 02/01/1995
Record Last Revised: 10/30/2008
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 128649

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY

LAND REMEDIATION AND POLLUTION CONTROL DIVISION

WASTE MANAGEMENT BRANCH