Other Contaminants


Listed below are our latest case studies within the project category, Other Contaminants:


  • PCP, Copper and CCA in Central Canada

    Vertex Environmental Inc. staff conducted a remedial program for groundwater impacted by pentachlorophenol (PCP) and copper, chromium and arsenic (CCA) at a site in central Canada. Historical use of the wood treatment compounds including PCP and CCA resulted in groundwater impacts to a shallow unconfined aquifer. The plume covered an area of approximately 2,000 m

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  • PCP in Western Canada

    Vertex Environmental Inc. staff completed a remedial program for groundwater and soil impacted by pentachlorophenol (PCP) at a site in western Canada. Historical use of the biocide PCP at a wood preservation facility resulted in soil and groundwater impacts. The plume covered an area of approximately 1,000 m and threatened a nearby surface water body.

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  • MPE System in Woodstock

    Vertex Environmental Inc. specializes in the design, implementation and optimization of remedial systems including multi-phase extraction (MPE) systems. Vertex staff designed, permitted, optimized and operated a MPE system in the Woodstock area for the containment and extraction of a mixed chlorinated solvent/petroleum hydrocarbon-impacted plume. The system was installed in a fill/glacial till near and underneath an operating commercial mall.

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