SURF Meetings:

SURF 28 – February 24-25, 2015
Arlington, Virginia

SURF 29 – Webinar, June 16, 2015

SURF 30 – Location TBD, October 2015


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.


Current Newsletter:

SURF Newsletter vol.6, no.1, Winter 2015


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.