SURF Meetings:

SURF 30 – Rice University, Houston, TX, October 6-7, 2015

More info here.

SURF 31 – Parsons, Pasadena, CA, March 2-3, 2016


See details in the SURF News.


SURF welcomes its newest student chapter:  University of Illinois at Chicago!

If you are interested in starting a student chapter at your school, contact SURF or review the 'How-To' guidance; it is also linked on the Membership Application page.

The Sustainable Remediation Forum (SURF) promotes the use of sustainable practices during the investigation, construction, remediation, redevelopment, and monitoring of environmental cleanup sites, with the objective of balancing economic viability, conservation of natural resources and biodiversity, and the enhancement of the quality of life in surrounding communities.

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October 6-7, 2015
Rice University, Houston, Texas



Current Newsletter:

SURF Newsletter vol.6, no.3, Summer 2015

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Request for Sustainable Remediation Case Studies:

Help SURF catalogue case studies that demonstrate sustainable remediation implementation and exemplify the nexus of environmental, social, and economic aspects of a project.

If you have been involved in a project that incorporates elements of sustainable remediation, please consider preparing a case study for submittal to SURF’s Technical Initiative team.

For a copy of SURF’s case study template ==> click here

Completed case studies and questions about the initiative may be directed to the CSI team at

Please note that case studies with “green washing” or strong commercial messages will not be accepted by SURF.