Imagine removing soil and groundwater contamination without digging or affecting operations on the property. Vertex can do this.
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Established in 2003, Vertex Environmental has grown to become the largest in-situ remediation firm in Canada. We’ve successfully completed hundreds of remediation projects across Canada and Internationally.
In the environmental industry the Permeable Reactive Barrier, or PRB, is a well known technology/strategy when dealing property boundary management and off-Site liability risk for mobile groundwater impacts. In fact, Vertex has already written about these technologies a few times
The following case study is a good example of how a Pump & Treat system was used to enhance the natural hydraulic gradients at a site to effectively pull chemical oxidants across an otherwise inaccessible area and facilitate the destruction
The site was formerly operated as a steel manufacturing facility that included historic degreasing operations and chemical storage. Environmental investigations identified the presence of chlorinated solvents, including trichloroethylene (TCE), dichloroethylene (DCE) isomers, and vinyl chloride (VC), in groundwater located in