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Defence Estate Quality Management System (DEQMS) BSI Certification


Environment Compliance Element Environmental Management

Contamination - Project

Defence’s National Contamination and Remediation Program in the Directorate of Environmental Remediation Programs – Contamination and Unexploded Ordnance Remediation has a comprehensive program of contamination investigations and remediation projects to ensure that the contamination risks on the Defence estate are appropriately managed. The specific requirement of the Contamination Management process varies depending upon the understanding of the contamination risks and management required.

Process Tasks

Stage 1 - Desktop Assessment

Is a Desktop Assessment required?

Stage 2 - Intrusive Sampling and Analysis Investigations

Is any Sampling and Analysis required?

Stage 3 - Risk Assessment/Remediation Design

Is Risk Assessment/Remediation Design required?

Stage 4 - Remediation Management

Is Remediation Management required?

Stage 5 - Monitoring or Further Management Action

Is Further Management Action required?