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Improving efficiency & raising standards
Definition of Waste Code of Practice (DoWCoP), National Quality Mark Scheme for Land Affected by Contamination (NQMS), Asbestos in Soil, SuRF...
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Find out about the benefits of becoming a CL:AIRE Principal or Supporter Member:- Member discounts, Networking, Working Groups, ...
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Water and Land Library ( WALL), Continuing Professional development through Training and workshops...
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CL:AIRE works with its Members to raise awareness and pursue shared objectives in land, water and environmental management by collecting strategic industry information and developing industry initiatives that improve efficiency and save money.
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CL:AIRE leads a national programme of technical and core-skills training initiatives that are guided by industry requirements, and produced in collaboration with key stakeholders and specialists.
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The Definition of Waste Code of Practice (DoWCoP) provides a clear, consistent and efficient process which enables the reuse of excavated materials on-site or their movement between sites.

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The National Quality Mark Scheme for Land Contamination Management (NQMS) is developed by the National Brownfield Forum to provide visible identification of documents that have been checked for quality.
  1. National Brownfield Forum July 2018 Meeting Notes Published

    National Brownfield Forum July 2018 Meeting Notes Published

     September 2018
    The National Brownfield Forum notes of meeting held on July 10th have now been uploaded onto the dedicated web page www.claire.co.uk/brownfieldforum and can be downloaded
    SuRF International Notes July 2018

    SuRF International Notes July 2018

     September 2018
    The latest SuRF international notes of the meeting held on 12th July 2018 are now available to download here.
  2. New Guidance Published for Plastic Pipes on Brownfield Sites

    New Guidance Published for Plastic Pipes on Brownfield Sites

     September 2018
    British Plastics Federation has recently published a Guidance Note titled "Designing Drains and Sewers for Brownfield Sites" August 2018.  To download this guidance directly. This has also been added...
  3. Updated regulatory position statement on land contamination pilot trials and small scale remediation schemes

    Updated regulatory position statement on land contamination pilot trials and small scale remediation schemes

     September 2018
    The Environment Agency has recently published an updated regulatory position statement (RPS) on land contamination pilot trials and small scale remediation schemes: RPS 215.
  4. GQ2019 Sponsorship Opportunities

    GQ2019 Sponsorship Opportunities

     August 2018
    There are a limited number of sponsorship opportunities still available for the 10th International Groundwater Quality Conference being held from 9-12 September 2019 in Liege (Belgium).
  5. Technical workshop on sustainable intensification of agriculture - what are the factors which influence its achievement from farm to fork?

    Technical workshop on sustainable intensification of agriculture - what are the factors which influence its achievement from farm to fork?

     August 2018
    A technical workshop, organised by the INSPIRATION Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training network (www.inspiration.eu), has been developed on the theme of "sustainable intensification of agriculture...
  6. CL:AIRE publishes new Technical Bulletin (TB17) on ground gas monitoring

    CL:AIRE publishes new Technical Bulletin (TB17) on ground gas monitoring

     September 2018
    CL:AIRE is pleased to announce that a new Technical Bulletin TB17: Ground Gas Monitoring and ‘Worst-Case’ Conditions is now available to download.
  7. Contamination Expo Series is nearly here

    Contamination Expo Series is nearly here

     August 2018
    The UK’s leading exhibition for land and geotechnical professionals is now less than two weeks away. Located at the NEC, Birmingham on 12-13 September 2018, the Contamination Expo Series provides...
  8. Industry-First CL:AIRE's Asbestos Awareness Training for Land Professionals - well received by leading brownfield industry firms

    Industry-First CL:AIRE's Asbestos Awareness Training for Land Professionals - well received by leading brownfield industry firms

     August 2018
    CL:AIRE's Asbestos Awareness Training for Land Professionals as an e-Learning course has been extremely well received by industry in its first 6 months since launching in January 2018. CL:AIRE has been pleased to receive...
  9. CL:AIRE Autumn Asbestos in Soil Training Course Dates

    CL:AIRE Autumn Asbestos in Soil Training Course Dates

     July 2018
    Non Licensed Work (NLW) Training for Land Professionals - Reading

    20th September 2018
    13th November 2018

    All delegates booking NLW training need to have been on an Asbestos...
  10. CL:AIRE launches new Non Licensed Work Training Course for Groundworkers

    CL:AIRE launches new Non Licensed Work Training Course for Groundworkers

     July 2018
    CL:AIRE has now extended its asbestos in soils training suite to include Non Licensed Work for Groundworkers.  This course has been specifically designed for craft, semi-skilled and unskilled groundworkers working...
  11. National Planning Policy Framework Published

    National Planning Policy Framework Published

     July 2018
    The revised National Planning Policy Framework has been published.  It sets out government's planning policies for England and how these are expected to be applied. Further information and download...
  12. Is the Contamination Expo Series in your diary - 12 and 13 September 2018?

    Is the Contamination Expo Series in your diary - 12 and 13 September 2018?

     July 2018
    CL:AIRE is proud to be partnered with the Contamination Expo Series for 2018, one of Europe’s most comprehensive exhibitions for land contamination and remediation, taking place on 12 and...
  13. DoW CoP standards & Disciplinary Procedures feedback.

    DoW CoP standards & Disciplinary Procedures feedback.

     July 2018
    Qualified Person Disciplinary procedures and a whistleblowing service have been in place at CL:AIRE since January this year. The procedures can be found here. In the first six months of the...
  14. Environment Agency launches new Definition of Waste Service

    Environment Agency launches new Definition of Waste Service

     June 2018
    The Environment Agency’s new Definition of Waste (DoW) Service is now available. This service exists for you to request an assessment and receive a national opinion on whether your waste...
  15. Ground Risk:Why Take the Chance? A Lessons Learned Conference - 12 September 2018 London

    Ground Risk:Why Take the Chance? A Lessons Learned Conference - 12 September 2018 London

     June 2018
    AGS is pleased to announce an *Early Bird Offer* for Ground Risk: Why Take the Chance? A Lessons Learnt Conference, which is taking place on Wednesday 12 September at the...
  16. CL:AIRE announces new CAR-SOIL Training Dates for Autumn 2018

    CL:AIRE announces new CAR-SOIL Training Dates for Autumn 2018

     June 2018
    Due to such high demand, CL:AIRE is delighted to announce a further three CAR-SOIL training dates.
  17. Countdown to Contamination Expo Series in Birmingham - less than 3 months to go

    Countdown to Contamination Expo Series in Birmingham - less than 3 months to go

     June 2018
    With less than 3 months to go until the Contamination Expo Series (12-13 September 2018), the countdown is on!
  18. Updated WM3 - Technical Guidance on How to Assess and Classify Waste published

    Updated WM3 - Technical Guidance on How to Assess and Classify Waste published

     June 2018
    Technical guidance on how to assess and classify waste (WM3) has been updated and is now v1.1. Further information and download the updated version.
  19. Defra consultation on Environmental Principles and Governance after EU Exit - closes 2 August 2018

    Defra consultation on Environmental Principles and Governance after EU Exit - closes 2 August 2018

     June 2018
    Defra has launched a consultation on the development of an Environmental Principles and Governance Bill.
  20. Updated Part 2A Statutory Guidance for Radioactive Contaminated Land published

    Updated Part 2A Statutory Guidance for Radioactive Contaminated Land published

     June 2018
    Updated Part 2A Statutory Guidance for Radioactive Contaminated Land was published by BEIS on 22 June 2018. Further information and download the guidance...