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Environmental Remediation K22
Abandoned Site "Neuner"
As part of the environmental remediation of “Neuner”-tannery (K22) ferroDECONT manages the safeguarding of the groundwater.
Since May 2019, 36 m³/h of the groundwater contaminated with hexavalent chromium has been treated continuously.
Recovery of Metals
From Pollutant to Valuable Material
As part of the continuation of the RECOMET exploratory project, dissolved metals from wastewater were selectively removed and concentrated in order to achieve a transformation from pollutant to valuable material.
Destruction of Organic Pollutants
Development of an alternative process for activated carbon filtration with the aim of degrading organic pollutants (e.g. BTX, Clopyralid, MTBE, PAHs, PCE, phenol, TCA) in groundwater.
In-situ Remediation of Chromat Damages
As part of two research projects, an innovative process for the remediation of heavy metal damages was developed at the Montanuni Leoben: the ferrodecont process…