Green and Sustainable Remediation: More Than a Primer
This course introduces green and sustainable remediation (GSR) and describes incorporating GSR concepts into remediation and redevelopment projects.Watch Promo
This course introduces green and sustainable remediation (GSR) and describes incorporating GSR concepts into remediation and redevelopment projects. The course critically reviews available tools and resources and shows how to perform GSR through the use of case studies. By the end of the course, participants will have a working knowledge of GSR and can apply the concepts to remediation projects on a basic level. The participants will also understand the tools and resources available to research subtopics while performing GSR projects.
Intended Audience: Remediation practitioners, including consultants, contractors and regulators.
Course Format: Four 30-minute module videos.
John A. Simon has been an environmental consultant for over 30 years, specializing primarily in remediation, and is a director at Gnarus Advisors. Before Gnarus, Mr. Simon worked at WSP Group, and predecessor companies acquired by WSP, and served on the US Board of Directors and Executive Committee. Mr. Simon has been editor-in-chief of the Remediation Journal for 20 years and is a former two-term President of the Sustainable Remediation Forum. In addition, Mr. Simon led the ASTM Greener Cleanups Standard Task Group which prepared ASTM 2893-16 Standard Guide for Greener Cleanups. He received his BS from Vanderbilt University and his MS from Stanford University.