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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

RECOMET

The project “RECOMET – Recovery of Metals” researched to what extent dissolved metals can be recovered from industrial wastewater.

 

RECOMET 2.0

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.

ZEROS

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.

 

ChromSan

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…

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