The holding tank for acid waters from the Calimani sulphur mine (Romania, 2006). © BRGM - David Cazaux


BRGM applies an integrated approach to the management and prevention of environmental damage.

Our priority areas are site surveillance and rehabilitation, polluted soils and sediments and management of household, industrial and mining waste. R&D on ecotechnologies to support clean treatment processes is a key area of development.

More about the BRGM's activities concerning environment and ecotechnologies


Scientific symposium on chlordecone

The BRGM will be part of the organising committee for the Chlordecone-Health-Environment symposium on "Current scientific knowledge on possible solutions for reducing population exposure" to be held on 16 and 17 October 2018.
BRGM - 3 avenue Claude-Guillemin - BP 36009 45060 Orléans Cedex 2 - France Tel.: +33 (0)2 38 64 34 34