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A North American system of soil stabilisation has been used for the first time in Europe at the site of a former oil shale refinery in West Lothian, Scotland.The MecTool from Michigan-based Millguard Environmental Corporation was used by UK Waste Management to clean up the contaminated land at Pumpherston for Youngs Paraffin Light and Mineral Oils. The crane-mounted equipment can treat hazardous, contaminated or unstable soil in situ - making it a cheap alternative to off-site treatment, ...

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