The latest RemSoc newsletter can be accessed using the link below, or from the ‘Downloads’ menu on the website. Please get in touch with any feedback, comments, articles or suggestions via firstname.lastname@example.org. November 2021 Newsletter Welcome to the RemSoc Newsletter for November 2021! Go to this Sway
The RemSoc AGM was held on 24th November 2021 via Teams and was attended by eleven members of the society (including members of the Steering Committee). For the benefit of all members, a copy of the minutes from the AGM are included below. 2021-11-24-RemSoc-AGM-2021-Minutes Thanks to everyone that attended and contributed!
When: 2nd December 2021 Where: Online The next SoBRA webinar will be given by Chris Taylor and held on 2nd December 2021 between 1 and 2pm, covering the SoBRA accreditation process. For access details, please visit the SoBRA website.
When: 30th November 2021 Where: Online The next ELQF webinar will cover the recently published CL:AIRE Guidance document ‘Good Practice for Risk Assessment for Coal Mine Gas Emissions’ and will be presented by Steve Wilson of EPG. For more information, and to book your place, go to the ELQF website.
When: 8th December 2021 Where: Online & in-person (Burlington House, London) This years SoBRA Winter Conference will be both an in-person and on-line event, with speakers from the Environment Agency, the C4SL project, major ongoing Part 2A studies, metal bioavailability studies and universities. For more details and booking please visit the SoBRA website.
In line with our constitution, RemSoc will be holding its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 24th November 2021. The AGM will again be hosted online via Teams. Please contact email@example.com if you would like to attend the AGM or if you would like to have further involvement in the Society as a member of the […]
CL:AIRE has now published a document on “Good Practice for Risk Assessment for Coal Mine Gas Emissions”. The document is free to download and can be access via the CL:AIRE website or using the link below: Good Practice for Risk Assessment for Coal Mine Gas Emissions This new guidance was written by Steve Wilson (Environmental Protection […]
Defra is currently consulting on potential amendments to the Environmental Permitting Regulations (EPR) 2016 for groundwater activities. A summary of the proposed EPR amendments for groundwater activities are: To provide an improved hierarchy of regulatory controls for groundwater activities To provide controls to prevent groundwater pollution from uncontrolled ‘pollutants’ To improve existing control measures for […]
CL:AIRE has just published SuRF-UK’s updated Sustainable Management Practices (SMP) guidance, bringing this 2021 version in line with Environment Agency Land Contamination Risk Management (LCRM) regulatory guidance. SuRF-UK defines SMPs as “relatively simple, common sense actions that can be implemented at any stage in a land contamination management project to improve its environmental, social and/or economic […]