This special issue of Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis is on Environmental Geochemistry and contains selected papers presented at the ‘Workshop on Environmental Geochemistry: Site Characterization, Waste Disposal, Data Analysis, Case Histories’, held in Napoli (Italy) on 4–5 May 2006. Participants from private and public institutions from Canada, Finland, Greece, Italy, the UK and USA took part.

The theme of the workshop was multidisciplinary methods of characterizing contaminated sites using modern geochemistry, with examples from countries in Europe and North America. Special themes included soil, surface and ground water contamination, environment pollution and human health, and data interpretation and management.


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