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Land Condition Symposium 2020

Aurora’s Jon Taylor presented ‘Technical Aspects of Remediating Contaminated Land’ at the 2020 Land Condition Symposium.

17 November 2020

On Wednesday 11th November Jon Taylor presented on the 2020 Land Condition Symposium an event for Environmental Scientists and Geotechnical Engineers organised by the Institute of Environmental Sciences.

The first session of the day was on radioactive contamination. Jon gave a presentation on ‘Technical Aspects of Remediating Contaminated Land’ with other presentations in the session from Juliet Long of the Environment Agency and Liz Gray from Atkins. There were plenty of questions and the event was well attended with over 80 delegates.

Jon’s talk included topics on:

  • radium luminised scrap
  • laboratory waste
  • oil and gas sites
  • radiation surveys
  • radium contaminated land
  • medical sites
  • nuclear sites
  • infield gamma spectroscopy