Overview: PPCU provides assessment, direction and solutions to assist in the stabilization and or removal of contaminants from polluted environments and the mitigation of risks associated with polluted environments. Techniques employed include those of phytoremediation and phytomining. Phytoremediation and phytomining utilizes specialized plants and their associated microbes and represent an emerging green technology for the mitigation of toxic pollutants in the environment. We are a unique company which utilizes globally recognized experts to provide our clients with support based on proven technology that is both cost effective and unbiased. As a private company, we provide confidential advice to a range of clients, from privately owned estates, to industrial and government managed lands.
Target Market: Our company offers advice on phytoremediation and phytomining techniques needed to cost effectively manage a broad range of environmental pollutants. This publicly recognized green technology allows us to provide our clients with advice on how to mitigate pollution while potentially recycling or reclaiming valuable metals, metalloids, nutrients, bio-fuels, fiber, animal feeds and human foods through phytomining while reducing or eliminating environmental pollutants. Potential remediation targets include industrial and municipal effluents (sewage, storm water), surface water runoff (agriculture, mining, land development) ground water, brownfield sites, mine tailings, bio-solids, and retired military lands.
Resources: PPCU experts consist of a highly diverse group of globally recognized senior professional scientists in the field of phytoremediation, phytomining, microbiology and plant biotechnology, whom have relevant expertise, experience and access to the necessary biological tools required for successful implementation of phytoremediation processes.
Service Levels: PPCU offers support at various levels of engagement depending on a client’s needs or the demands of a given situation. PPCU can provide support from limited engagements with small entities, to fully assisting firms, organizations, or agencies in need of large scale, long term, cost effective solutions.
Assessment: PPCU can assess and characterize a site, its potential environmental impacts on surrounding areas and its potential for management or cleanup through utilization of phytoremediation and phytomining techniques.
Supplier of Specialized Plants and Microbes: PPCU will provide the best biological solutions for your site. At PPCU we have several specialized native plant species that excel under harsh environmental conditions (even salts and boron), as well as specialized plant-associated microbes that degrade organic contaminants or assist in extraction of metals, metalloids and radionuclides.
Project Planning: PPCU can development a phytoremediation and or phytomining plan for a client to implement or implemented by PPCU; consisting of a project description, specific goals, short and long-term objectives, tasks, costs, associated risks and anticipated timelines. We are fully licensed company and can provide hands-on phytoremediation services to suit your needs.
Program Management: PPCU can provide ongoing O&M, supervisory and troubleshooting support to maximize the efficiency of the phytoremediation or phytomining strategy and site management plan so that you achieve your risk-based closure objectives.