The Sustainable Remediation Forum (SURF) promotes the use of sustainable practices during the investigation, construction, redevelopment, and monitoring of remediation 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.


Upcoming SURF Meetings:

SURF 27: November 11-12, 2014, University of Michigan,
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Mark your calendar!
More details soon.

Latest and Greatest News from SURF:

SURF publishes another groundbreaking white paper: Groundwater Conservation and Reuse at Remediation Sites

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.

Current Newsletter:

SURF Newsletter vol.5, no.1, Summer 2014





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