CITYCHLOR – Tackling urban soil and groundwater contamination caused by chlorinated solvents

Programme: INTERREG IVB
Research period: ongoing
Key question / Key goal: Development of an integrated approach for pollution of soil and groundwater with chlorinated solvens in urban areas
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Keywords: contamination, chlorinated solvents, risk assesment, remediation, communication, spatial planning process
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Research question(s):
How to manage historical contaminations that cannot be removed
Improvement of risk assessment methods
Integration of soil and groundwater quality management into spatial planning
New remediation alternatives
Tools for risk evaluation concerning ecological, economical and social/cultural aspects
What are the costs for Management of diffuse polluted land? What are the economical aspects of risk evaluation /risk management?
What are the societal costs of land use restrictions