The Polluted Sites and Soils section of InfoTerre is developed by BRGM in collaboration with the Ministry of the Environment. It covers pollution, mainly of industrial origin, of sites, soils and groundwater.
BNPE - National database of quantitative water abstractions
The National Database of Quantitative Water Abstractions (BNPE) is the national tool dedicated to water abstractions in mainland France and the overseas departments.
OneWater – Water as a Common Good: the French national water research programme
The OneWater – Water as a Common Good website brings together all the information from the French national research programme led by CNRS, INRAE and BRGM, aimed at developing knowledge in the field o…
SOLSA - Sonic online and sampling analysis
SOLSA is the expert system combining on-site and real-time sonic analysis for the multi-scale morphological, chemical and mineralogical characterisation of mineral raw materials.
GeoModeller: the 3D geological modelling software
The GeoModeller software is used to define the 3D geological architecture (lithologies and faults) of an area, using data of different types and formats (maps, cross-sections, boreholes, geophysical …
Laboratory, technological platform
PRIME: an innovative test laboratory for soil and water decontamination
In France, almost 9,000 sites are contaminated by heavy metals, such as lead, copper and chromium, as well as by hydrocarbons and organochlorine compounds, which include pesticides and solvents. Deco…