Treatability Testing 2018-03-13T10:03:31+00:00
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Treatability studies provide an opportunity to evaluate and optimize site-specific remediation performance variables in a controlled laboratory setting. SiREM technical experts have performed hundreds of treatability studies, for a wide variety of contaminant mixtures and remediation technologies, that demonstrate the strong correlation between laboratory treatability study observations and what can be achieved “in the field”.

Treatability Studies Save Time & Money and Increase Confidence

Treatability studies minimize risks associated with remedy selection, implementation, increase stakeholder confidence and lead to reduced remediation time frames and costs by:

  • Determining the best value remediation amendments
  • Performance optimization, which reduce remediation time frames and O&M costs
  • Reducing the likelihood of costly changes in project direction at field scale
  • Regulatory approvals not required to screen remedial options

SiREM Tests a Wide Range of Technologies for Numerous Contaminant Classes

SiREM has the technical experts and state-of-the-art treatability laboratory to conduct high value studies to evaluate a wide range of remedial technologies and application methods including:

SiREM offers a range of laboratory microcosm and column studies that are custom designed to evaluate the remediation of a wide range of contaminant mixtures including:

  • Chlorinated solvents (ethenes, ethanes, methanes) and stabilizers (1,4-Dioxane)
  • SVOCs (including PAHs, PCBs, pesticides)
  • Explosives
  • Petroleum hydrocarbon compounds
  • Metals
  • Other classes of recalcitrant chemicals

Experience the SiREM Treatability Study Difference

  • SiREM works closely with our clients to identify study objectives
  • Highly trained staff conducting studies on schedule
  • Scientific design including all required controls and replication
  • A focused and responsive project manager who provides regular technical updates
  • The ability to modify strategies during the study for ongoing remedy optimization
  • Final reports that summarize study findings in a clear and comprehensive manner

Contact SiREM for a custom treatability study design to achieve your project goals

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