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Sandra Dworatzek and Duane Graves to Present at AEHS

Sandra Dworatzek (Ontario) will present "Bioremediation Options for 1,4-Dioxane" and and Duane Graves will present "Benefits of SARS-CoV-2 Virus Analyses of Wastewater and Pooled Saliva Samples" at the virtual AEHS – 30th Annual [...]

Sandra Dworatzek and Duane Graves to Present at AEHS2021-03-17T21:54:10-05:00

SiREM was selected for two EBJ Business Achievement Awards (EBJ) for COVID Response: Repurposing our Genetics Lab and Information Technology support for Data-Driven Decisions.

SiREM was selected for two EBJ Business Achievement Awards (EBJ) for COVID Response: Repurposing our Genetics Lab and Information Technology support for Data-Driven Decisions. SiREM is pleased to announce that we were recently [...]

SiREM was selected for two EBJ Business Achievement Awards (EBJ) for COVID Response: Repurposing our Genetics Lab and Information Technology support for Data-Driven Decisions.2021-03-18T12:31:45-05:00

Technology Spotlight | Column Studies Performance Assessment Under Flowing Conditions

Laboratory treatability studies are commonly performed to evaluate and optimize remedial options prior to field implementation for a wide variety of contaminants including chlorinated solvents, semi-volatile organic compounds, petroleum hydrocarbons, metals and emerging [...]

Technology Spotlight | Column Studies Performance Assessment Under Flowing Conditions2018-05-21T11:23:48-05:00

SiREM Receives Industry Partner Award from Conestoga College

On 5 April 2018, Jeff Roberts accepted an Industry Partner Award on behalf of SiREM for their contributions working with students in the Life Science Research Project course at Conestoga College. Jeff hosted [...]

SiREM Receives Industry Partner Award from Conestoga College2018-05-21T11:23:29-05:00

A Conversation with Elizabeth Edwards about Anaerobic BTEX Degradation

Elizabeth Edwards is a Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry at the University of Toronto. Dr. Edwards is internationally known for her work on anaerobic bioremediation and is currently [...]

A Conversation with Elizabeth Edwards about Anaerobic BTEX Degradation2018-05-21T11:22:49-05:00

Treatability Testing to Assess Anaerobic BTEX Degradation

Anaerobic biodegradation of benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene and xylenes (BTEX) is a compelling alternative for in situ bioremediation in hydrocarbon plumes where oxygen is commonly in short supply. In anaerobic BTEX degradation, nitrate, sulfate [...]

Treatability Testing to Assess Anaerobic BTEX Degradation2018-08-15T13:19:07-05:00

Outreach to Local Universities and Colleges

SiREM values our ability to contribute to the education of the next generation of environmental scientists. Recent and upcoming initiatives involve Conestoga College, University of Toronto and the University of Guelph. Conestoga College Student Tour [...]

Outreach to Local Universities and Colleges2018-05-08T12:12:49-05:00

Focus on Molecular Biological Tools

We’ve come a long way in our ability to understand and monitor microbial communities that clean up a growing range of contaminants. Characterization of microbial communities in soil, sediment and groundwater using molecular [...]

Focus on Molecular Biological Tools2018-02-12T23:36:42-05:00
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