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Glossary entry:Pump and Treat (EURODEMO)
Meaning in EUGRIS: Pump and treat is the technology which involves the extraction of groundwater from an aquifer and subsequent treatment above ground. Extraction is usually conducted by pumping groundwater from a well or trench. Treatment can include a variety of technologies that reduce contaminant toxicity or mobility. Some of the commonly used above-ground treatment technologies are air stripping, activated carbon adsorption, filtration, and metals precipitation.

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