Soil Clean-up

Faculty

Faculty of Agricultural Science and Landscape Architecture

Version

Version 7.0 of 04/29/2019

Code of Module

44M0080

Modulename (german)

Bodensanierung

Study Programmes
  • Management im Landschaftsbau (M.Eng.)
  • Boden, Gewässer, Altlasten (M.Sc.)
  • Landschaftsbau (Master) (M.Eng.)
Level of Module

5

Content
  1. Overview
  2. Excavation
  3. Site clearance operation
  4. Soil containment
    4.1 Surface cover
    4.2 Side barriers installation
    4.3 Encapsulation
    4.4 Vitrification
    4.5 Stabilization
  5. Soil decontamination
    5.1 Soil preparation
    5.2 Soil washing and extraction
    5.3 Bioremediation
    5.4 Phytoremediation
    5.5 Thermal treatment
    5.6 Electroremediation
  6. Groundwater treatment
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Pump-and-treat (P&T)
    6.3 Agent infiltration
    6.4 Permeable reactive barrier (PRB) and funnel-and-gate (F&G)
    6.5 Air sparging
  7. Soil vapour treatment 7.1 Soil vapour extraction (SVE) 7.2 Steam enhanced extraction (SEE)
  8. Natural attenuation
  9. Remediation planning
Learning Outcomes

Knowledge Broadening
The students know about all innovative techniques on the subject of soil and groundwater clean-up.
Knowledge Deepening
The students are able to describe, to interpret and to categorise comparatively individual processes.
Instrumental Skills and Competences
Students apply different processes within the framework of soil clean-up planning and assess them in order to find the optimal method.
Communicative Skills and Competences
The students are able to present individual result steps of case studies publicly.
Systemic Skills and Competences

Mode of Delivery

Lectures, tutorial

Expected Knowledge and/or Competences

Basics of Soil Science and Soil Protection

Responsible of the Module

Meuser, Helmut

Lecturer(s)

Meuser, Helmut

Credits

5

Concept of Study and Teaching
Workload Dozentengebunden
Std. WorkloadLehrtyp
20Vorlesungen
10Übungen
Workload Dozentenungebunden
Std. WorkloadLehrtyp
15Vor- und Nachbereitung Teil Vorlesung
75Vor- und Nachbereitung Teil Übungen
30Prüfungsvorbereitung
Recommended Reading

Franzius/Wolf/Brandt (1995, 2014): Handbuch der Altlastensanierung. Lose-Blatt-Sammlung. C.F.Müller, Heidelberg.Stegmann/Brunner/Calmano/Matz (2001): Treatment of Contaminated Soil. Springer, Berlin.Genske (2003): Urban Land - Degradation, Investigation, Remediation. Springer, Berlin.Meuser (2013): Soil remediation and rehabilitation. Springer, Dordrecht.

Graded Exam
  • Viva Voce
  • Two-Hour Written Examination
Ungraded Exam

Exercise

Assessment Methods Remark

standard examination: oral examination

Duration

1 Term

Module Frequency

Only Winter Term

Language of Instruction

German and English

 

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