ASTM Committee sponsors Symposium on Contaminated Sediments.
Press Release Summary:
March 26, 2009 - Scheduled for June 30 to July 2, 2009, Fourth International Symposium on Contaminated Sediments offers forum for dissemination and debate of sustainable scientific and engineering advances in remediation and management of contaminated sediments found in major ports, harbors, and rivers. Topics will include case studies, ecotoxicology, sediment quality assessment tools, sediment transport, risk assessment and partition coefficients, and engineered remediation technologies and dredging.
Original Press Release
Fourth International Symposium on Contaminated Sediments
Press release date: March 24, 2009
Sediment quality assessment tools;
Risk assessment and partition coefficients;
Engineered remediation technologies and dredging; and
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