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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Webinar Recording: Chemistry 101 (Early Career Briefings)

Only £30 (excl VAT) with online card payment discount.

This webinar is aimed at early career professionals who do not have a background in chemistry.

The ~50min webinar outlines the basic parameters that influence contaminant fate and transport in soil, water and air. It forms a sound foundation for what you will need for your career long learning journey.

This LQM Early Career Briefing, delivered by Paul Nathanail, forms part of LQM's continued commitment to raising standards among practitioners and regulators, at all stages of their career.  

Prices and discounts: Prices exclude VAT. Please note purchase is via online card payment only - a 20% discount will automatically be applied. 

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Recording link: provided by email once payment has been received.

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£37.50

  • Content
  • Citation

This webinar covers:

  • key concepts of chemistry (periodic table, chemcial bonding, electronegativity)
  • how these parameters influence contaminant behaviour
  • importance of fate and transport mechanims in soil, air and water

By the end of the webinar, you will:

  • better understand the importance of chemistry in the contaminated land context
  • better understand some of the chemical parameters that influence contaminant fate and transport
  • better understand some of the commonlly found organic chemicals in contaminated land

November 2019

"The questions at the end were useful" (Consultant)

"Began with the basics so it became clear when it moved on to the more advance chemistry" (Consultant)

"The breakdown of how the various hydrocarbons are constructed / bonded and how this affects solubility and toxicity was good" (Consultant)

"The pictures and diagrams and relevance to day to day work were good" (Consultant)

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