CBS Corporation

Former Research Facility
Forest Hills, Pennsylvania

Scope of Service: TechXtract® Decontamination

CBS Corp.

Project required Active to extract elemental mercury, Radium 226 & 228, Thorium 226 & 234 and Uranium 234, 235 & 238 from drain pipes at former Westinghouse research facility. Pipe materials included cast iron, galvanized steel and terracotta. TechXtract decontamination successfully reduced contaminant concentrations to acceptable limits. Disposal volume reduction of approximately 12:1 resulted in significant savings for client.