Series 21 – Machine Shops
This is the twenty-first in a series of light, short and visual talks on taking control of environmental-risk concerns that haunt otherwise lucrative transactions in commercial and industrial properties, and even residences.
Historical machine shops are places where they used to manufacture metal-made parts: shafts, bolts, discs, transmission gears, and more. They would use various fluids laced with toxic, volatile solvents that can migrate far and wide in subsurface soils and groundwater.
Presenting a well-tested technology of remediation of volatile organic compounds from groundwater.
Remediation is not an absolute term. In the environmental-risk lingo it means the reduction of the intensity of the contamination to such levels that will be accepted by the regulatory authorities.
Time and money are connected and it behooves us to outline time schedules when engaged in the Phase I and II environmental site assessments.