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Office: SR2-018,
University of Limerick.

+353 61 202427


Research and Teaching Interests

Characterization and rehabilitation of industrial residue sites and mine tailings
Development of an ecosystem health and function indices for application to restored
industrial and mine waste sites and land use type
Assessment of engineered soils for application to waste facilities
Use of constructed wetlands for treatment of alkaline waste waters
Waste management and reuse for land application

Ronan Courtney

Additional Links

Finngean, G,O’Grady, A,Courtney, R (2018) ‘Plant assays and avoidance tests with collembola and earthworms demonstrate rehabilitation success in bauxite residue’.Environmental Science And Pollution Research, 25 :2157-2166.
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Bray, AW,Stewart, DI,Courtney, R,Rout, SP,Humphreys, PN,Mayes, WM,Burke, IT (2018) ‘Sustained Bauxite Residue Rehabilitation with Gypsum and Organic Matter 16 years after Initial Treatment’. Environmental science & technology, 52 :152-161.
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