Environmental Restoration

SERDP and ESTCP’s Environmental Restoration program area supports the development and demonstration of innovative technologies to characterize, remediate, and scientifically manage contaminants in soil, sediments, and ground, surface, and waste water.

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PFAS Leaching at AFFF-Impacted Sites: Insight into Soil-to-Groundwater Ratios

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Project ID: ER20-5088
Principal Investigator: Dr. Charles Schaefer, CDM Smith
ESTCP Jun 2020

Identification, Characterization, and Application of Reductive Defluorinating Microorganisms

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Project ID: ER20-1541
Principal Investigator: Dr. Yujie Men, University of California, Riverside
SERDP Jun 2020

Microbially-Mediated Defluorination of High-Priority Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances: Microorganisms, Genetics, and Biochemistry

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Project ID: ER20-1023
Principal Investigator: Dr. Jinxia Liu, McGill University
SERDP Jun 2020

Biotransformation and Potential Mineralization of PFOS, PFHxS, and PFOA by Acidimicrobiaceae sp. A6 under Iron Reducing Conditions

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Project ID: ER20-1219
Principal Investigator: Dr. Peter Jaffe, Princeton University
SERDP Jun 2020

A Synergistic Platform for Defluorination of Perfluoroalkyl Acids (PFAAs) through Catalytic Reduction Followed by Microbial Oxidation

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Project ID: ER20-1286
Principal Investigator: Dr. Bruce Rittmann, Arizona State University
SERDP Jun 2020

Biodegradation of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs) via Superoxide-Hyper-Producing Bacteria

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Project ID: ER20-1430
Principal Investigator: Dr. Pedro Alvarez, Rice University
SERDP Jun 2020

Ion Exchange Membranes and Fibers as Passive Samplers for Chemically-Diverse PFAS

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Project ID: ER20-1073
Principal Investigator: Dr. Lee Blaney, University of Maryland Baltimore County
SERDP Jun 2020

Development of a Novel PFAS Passive Sampler with Efficient Sorbent Media and Robust Membrane Barrier

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Project ID: ER20-1098
Principal Investigator: Dr. Yin Wang, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
SERDP Jun 2020

Field Deployable ORP Kit for Quantitative Assessment of Abiotic Monitored Natural Attenuation Rates

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Project ID: ER20-1374
Principal Investigator: Dr. Dimin Fan, Geosyntec Consultants
SERDP Jun 2020

In Situ Verification and Quantification of Naturally Occurring Dechlorination Rates in Clays: Demonstrating Processes that Mitigate Back-Diffusion and Plume Persistence

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Project ID: ER20-5031
Principal Investigator: Dr. Charles Schaefer, CDM Smith
ESTCP Jun 2020

A Robust, Energy-Positive Wastewater Treatment System for Forward Operating Bases

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Project ID: ER20-5228
Principal Investigator: Dr. James Dusenbury, US Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Ground Vehicle Systems Center
ESTCP Apr 2020

Quantitative Assessment of Long-term Abiotic Transformation Rates of Chlorinated Solvents

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Project ID: ER19-1411
Principal Investigator: Dr. Weile Yan, University of Massachusetts Lowell
SERDP Jan 2020

Improving Access and Utility of Analytical Data for the Confident Discovery, Identification, and Source-Attribution of PFAS in Environmental Matrices

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Project ID: ER20-1056
Principal Investigator: Dr. Benjamin Place, National Institute of Standards & Technology, Department of Commerce
SERDP Jan 2020

In Silico Prediction of Fate and Risk-Determining Properties of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)

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Project ID: ER20-1481
Principal Investigator: Dr. Paul Tratnyek, Oregon Health & Science University
SERDP Jan 2020

Abiotic TCE Reduction by Meta-Stable Mineral Phases

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Project ID: ER20-1482
Principal Investigator: Dr. Richard Johnson, Oregon Health and Science University
SERDP Jan 2020

Machine Learning Pattern Recognition for Forensic Analysis of Detected Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in Environmental Samples

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Project ID: ER20-1205
Principal Investigator: Dr. Tohren Kibbey, University of Oklahoma
SERDP Nov 2019

Ultrahigh-Resolution Fourier-Transform Ion Cyclotron Resonance Mass Spectrometry for Fingerprinting, Source Tracking, and Allocation of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs)

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Project ID: ER20-1265
Principal Investigator: Jens Blotevogel, Colorado State University
SERDP Nov 2019

Development of Novel Functionalized Polymeric Thin Films for Equilibrium Passive Sampling of PFAS in Surface and Groundwater

Project Information
Project ID: ER20-1336
Principal Investigator: Dr. Upal Ghosh, University of Maryland Baltimore County
SERDP Nov 2019

Development of Novel Functionalized Polymeric Thin Films for Equilibrium Passive Sampling of PFAS in Surface and Groundwater

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Project ID: ER20-1336
Principal Investigator: Dr. Upal Ghosh, University of Maryland Baltimore County
SERDP Nov 2019

In-Situ Treatment of PFAS Using D-FAS Technology

Project Information
Project ID: ER19-5075
Principal Investigator: Dr. David Reynolds, Geosyntec Consultants
ESTCP Aug 2019

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