Accession Number : ADA627131


Title :   Frequently Asked Questions about Monitored Natural Attenuation in Groundwater


Descriptive Note : Technical Report


Corporate Author : ENVIRONMENTAL SECURITY TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATION PROGRAM ALEXANDRIA VA


Personal Author(s) : Adamson, David ; Newell, Charles


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a627131.pdf


Report Date : Feb 2014


Pagination or Media Count : 92


Abstract : This Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) document provides a concise overview of current knowledge regarding management of subsurface contaminant releases using monitored natural attenuation (MNA). The envisioned audience includes state regulators, federal regulators, industry, consultants, DoD staff, and members of the local community involved in selecting remedies for contaminated sites. The intended value of the document is to provide current knowledge in support of sound decisions. In the interest of brevity, the FAQs assume that the reader has a general understanding of hydrogeology, the movement of chemicals in porous media, remediation technologies, and the remedy selection process.


Descriptors :   *CONTAMINANTS , *GROUND WATER , *MONITORING , SOIL REMEDIATION , STATE OF THE ART , WATER POLLUTION ABATEMENT , WATER RECLAMATION


Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Water Pollution and Control


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE