Course Description

Richard Römer’s Talk on January 30th generated many comments, and more questions than we could answer! So we are bringing Richard back. Let’s explore further with Richard his thoughts on how we can change towards a more pragmatic and sustainable approach for site remediation. What are the implications?!? This special Q & A is for you!

Richard Römer

Richard Römer has worked as a project manager and remediation specialist in the Netherlands and BC.  He has worked with industries, cities and governmental organizations on challenging and complex problems in order to achieve a balanced approach to the management of contaminated sites. In feasibility studies he compared site remediation options to social, economic and environmental aspects; a relative unique approach in BC but a widely accepted approach in the Netherlands. Richard Römer is a passionate advocate for a holistic approach to contaminated sites management, and presented his vision of incorporating social and economic aspects in the decision-making process on numerous occasions.  

Course curriculum

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    GPro Talks - Sustainable Management of Contaminated Sites Take 2

    • Discussion

    • Sustainable Management of Contaminated Sites Take 2