LQM is a specialist environmental consultancy based in Nottingham (UK) with an international reputation for assessing and managing the risks posed to human health and the environment by contaminants in soil. Increasingly this is being done within a context of sustainable development and specifically sustainable brownfield regeneration.

We provide consultancy, peer review and expert witness services, contract research and training courses on all aspects of the management of land contamination to problem holders, developers and local government.

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Archive: Feb 2021

  1. LQM Spring 2021 Courses

    QGIS1 e-learning – online learning with live clinics

    Learn QGIS online with video demonstrations, written tutorials, and exercises to work through at your own pace and gain skills in using QGIS for contaminated land projects.

    Full details, online clinic dates, prices, and booking instructions can be found at: https://www.lqm.co.uk/training/qgis1/

    Introduction to hydrogeological risk assessment for Contaminated Land 19 and 20 April 2021 (2 half-day LIVE webinars)

    LQMs classic training course is now being delivered as live webinars over 2 half days.

    Full details, dates, prices, and booking instructions can be found at: https://www.lqm.co.uk/training/hydrogeology-live-web/

  2. LQM part of EU SPRINT Project

    LQM is contributing to a new EU project – SPRINT Sustainable Plant Protection Transition – focused on investigating risks from pesticides to human health and the environment and looking at pathways for the transition towards more sustainable plant protection.

    SPRINT involves case study sites across Europe.  LQM first task has been coordinating training for case study site leaders.  This had included sampling soils and groundwater as well as ecological sampling and guidance of collecting human samples.

    More details can be found at https://sprint-h2020.eu/