96-1-03 Biological fence at the site of Shell Netherlands Refinery, phase 2, 3 and 4

Programme: NOBIS
Research period: 1995-2000
Key question / Key goal: NOBIS commissioned a feasibiliy study regarding a biological fence at the site of Shell Netherlands Refinery. The aim of the study was to reduce risk of migrating pollution by biodegradation of contaminants (hydrocarbons). In phase 2 and 3 three test fence were designed, constructed, operated and monitored. This report gives the results of the project evaluation (phase 4).
Kind of study: field test
Keywords: aromatic organic compounds, biodegradation, maintenance, organic compounds
Result type: report
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Research question(s):
New remediation alternatives