GreenRemediation Conference - Call for Abstracts

The international conference, "GreenRemediation: Incorporating Sustainable Approaches in Site Remediation" will be held November 9-10, 2009 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

The objective of the GreenRemediation Conference is to improve the awareness of green remediation solutions among environmentalists and decision makers. The main topics are policy drivers, decision support tools, and sustainable remediation technologies. The conference is organized by the Danish EPA, Information Centre on Contaminated Sites-Danish Regions and The Capital Region of Denmark in collaboration with the consultancy companies NIRAS, GEO, COWI, Rambøll and DMR.

The Scientific Committee is formed by representatives from US EPA, Austrian EPA and scientific capacities from the Nordic countries, Austria, France, the UK, and the US. The conference will benefit from the limelight of the UN Climate Change Conference-COP15 that will take place in Copenhagen only a few weeks later.

The deadline for abstracts is June 8, 2009. The conference programme will be available from June 30, 2009. More information and abstract guidelines are available at http://www.polytec.dk/GreenRemediation.