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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The last twelve months have seen significant developments in the application of bioaccessibility testing for DQRA.
The range of contaminants for which oral bioaccessibility can be used has grown; inhalation bioaccessibility is now available for use alongside oral bioaccessibility testing and there is progress on a dermal bioaccessibility test.
This ~60min recording of a Professional Practice Webinar originally delivered on 15th November 2019 (NOTE: only access to the recording will be provided, original handouts are not included and the recording does not include the Q&A session at the end of the webinar). The webinar was delivered by Paul Nathanail as part of LQM's continued commitment to raising standards among practitioners and regulators on topics of timely relevance.
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"Very topical. We are currently looking at a site contaminated by lead" (Consultant)
"Succinct overview of bio accessibility & bioavailability testing, including numerous testing methods, application & upcoming research / studies." (Consultant)
"The explanation was clear" (University postdoc)
"We often use LQM training seminars and webinars to help solidify our knowledge base and help with the training of junior staff" (Consultant)
"Very informative and applicable" (Consultant)
"Topic very on trend" (Consultant)
Professional Practice Webinar to explore the risk assessment of asbestos on Part 2A and Planning sites, originally delivered on 21st February 2020 (~65mins)
A compendium of key facts, techniques and considerations relating to the investigation, assessment and management of land contamination and brownfield sites. A "must have" for any contaminated land practioner.
Are all the PAHs at your site from a single source or are there different sources in different areas? What might these sources be and what might that tell us about the potential risks they present? This simple tool allow you to investigate your site data and find out.
Recorded demo showing you how to use QGIS to zone your site using human health risk assessment criteria for contaminant datasets (18 minutes).