Part I: General principles. Introduction. Geochemistry. Contaminant transport. Hydrogeology. Part II: New disposal facilities. Landfills and impoundments. Leachate and gas generation. Clay liners. Geomembrane liners. Collection and removal systems. Water balance for landfills. Stability of landfills. Mine waste disposal. Part III: Remediation technologies. Strategies for remediation. Geophysical techniques for subsurface site characterisation. Soil exploration at contaminated sites. Vapor analysis/extraction. Vertical cutoff walls. Cover systems. Recovery well systems. Bioremediation of soils. In situ bioremediation of groundwater. Soil washing. Part IV: Monitoring. Monitoring wells. Vadose zone monitoring. Index.
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