Positive impacts will be realized since the hotspot was identified as being potentially hazardous to human health. The contaminated soil in the area has been removed placed in an impervious containment cell and covered. Remediation of the soil will begin shorly after spring melt and continue throughout the summer. Attenuation of the contamination is predicted to last over a 3 year period bringing the level to below criteria for soil to be used industrially.
|Overburden (organic soil, waste material, tailings)
||Nutrients to be added to impacted soil at construction time
||Removal of oil impacted soil and replacement with clean fill