Phytoremediation and Phytomining Consultants United

About Us


Overview: PPCU provides assessment, direction and solutions to assist in the stabilization and or removal of contaminants from polluted environments and the mitigation of risks associated with polluted environments. Techniques employed include those of phytoremediation and phytomining. Phytoremediation and phytomining utilizing specialized plants and their associated microbes, represent emerging green technologies for the mitigation of toxic pollutants in the environment. We are a unique company which utilizes globally recognized experts to provide our clients with support based on proven technology that is both cost effective and unbiased. As a private consulting firm we provide confidential advice to a range of clients, from privately owned estates, to industrial and government managed lands.

Target Market: Our firm offers advice on phytoremediation and phytomining techniques needed to cost effectively manage a broad range of environmental pollutants. This publicly recognized green technology allows us to provide our clients with advice on how to mitigate pollution while potentially recycling or reclaiming valuable metals, metalloids, nutrients, bio-fuels, fiber, animal feeds and human foods through phytomining while attempting to curb or prevent ongoing environmental toxicities. Potential remediation targets include industrial and municipal effluents (sewage, storm water), surface water runoff (agriculture, mining, land development) ground water, brownfield sites, mine tailings, bio-solids, and retired military lands.

Resources: PPCU experts consist of a highly diverse group of globally recognized senior professional scientists in the field of phytoremediation, phytomining, microbiology and plant biotechnology, whom have relevant expertise, experience and access to the necessary biological tools required for successfully implementing these phytoremediation processes.

Service Levels: PPCU offers support at various levels of engagement depending on a client’s needs or the demands of a given situation. PPCU can provide support from limited engagements with small entities, to fully assisting larger firms, organizations, or agencies in need of large scale, long term, cost effective solutions.

Assessment: PPCU can assess and characterize a site, its potential environmental impacts on surrounding areas and its potential for management or cleanup through utilizing phytoremediation and phytomining.

Qualitative Project Overview: PPCU may further provide a determination of the likely phytoremediation and phytomining strategies with specific short and long term management practices.

Project Planning: PPCU can development a phytoremediation and or phytomining plan for a client to implement; consisting of a project description, specific goals, short and long term objectives, tasks, potential costs, associated risks and anticipated timelines.

Program Management: PPCU can provide ongoing supervisory and troubleshooting support to help define and implement a client’s phytoremediation or phytomining strategy and site management plan.