Definitions for Remediationrɪˌmi diˈeɪ ʃən
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
re•me•di•a•tionrɪˌmi diˈeɪ ʃən(n.)
the correction of something defective or deficient.
Origin of remediation:
1810–20; < L remediā(re) to remedy+ -tion
redress, remedy, remediation(noun)
act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
An action taken to remedy a situation.
Environmental remediation deals with the removal of pollution or contaminants from environmental media such as soil, groundwater, sediment, or surface water for the general protection of human health and the environment or from a brownfield site intended for redevelopment. Remediation is generally subject to an array of regulatory requirements, and also can be based on assessments of human health and ecological risks where no legislated standards exist or where standards are advisory.
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