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Chrome chronicle Chromium contaminated sites in Glasgow provided a comparative test bed for a range of innovative insitu and on site remedial technologies

Potentially hazard- ous levels of chromium have been identified in soils, surface water and groundwater across the Rutherglen and Cambus- lang areas of Glasgow. The contamination arises from the historical use of process waste, originating from a former chemical works, as backfill and make-up across south east Glasgow. The sites are therefore amenable to an integrated regional approach to remediation.

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