Documents

This page provides a number of background documents on several aspects of S-Risk.

General documentation

S-Risk user manual: User manual S-Risk (EN) or Gebruikershandleiding S-Risk (NL)
The user manual of the S-Risk web application, describing the user interface and how to use it.
 
S-Risk demo video

 
 

Documents applicable to Flanders/Brussels

Note discussing changes in important S-Risk parameters changes planned in 2019: Note on 2019 S-Risk parameter changes.pdf
This note describes the changes to soil ingestion parameters and risk parameters for chlorinated compounds.
 
Technical Guidance Document: S-Risk model equations
This document describes the calculation models and parameter choices behind S-Risk FL/BRX in full detail.
 
Technical Guidance Document - Annex IV: S-Risk model equations - Annex IV
An addendum to the Technical Guidance Document, listing the default values for parameters used in the S-Risk FL/BRX model.
 
S-Risk in the Flemish soil remediation policy context: S-Risk infosessies - beleid - mei 2013.pdf
This document describes the decisions leading up to the development of S-Risk, and a first outline of the Flemish policy concerning S-Risk results in existing soil remediation projects.
 
S-Risk methodology & comparison with Vlier-Humaan: S-Risk infosessies - technisch - mei 2013.pdf
This document describes the models used in S-Risk and contrasts them with the earlier Vlier-Humaan model.
 
S-Risk 1.3 - Notes on changed parameters:  Samenvatting wijzigingen S-Risk versie 1.3
This document describes the changes in parameters that were introduced with the release of S-Risk version 1.3, release on May 15, 2019.
 
Full report on the review of chlorinated compounds: Herziening van de bodemsaneringsnormen voor dichloormethaan, tetrachloormethaan, trichlooretheen, 1,1,1-trichloorethaan en tetrachlooretheen
This document reports on the review of risk parameters for chlorinated compounds, applied in S-Risk version 1.3 in May 2019.
See the version 1.3 release notes for a summary of these changes.
 
Report on soil remediation values for PFOS and PFOA: Proposal for soil remediation values for PFOS and PFOA
This document discusses the proposals for soil remedation values (SRV) for perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA). The corresponding substance data sheets can be found below.
These substances were added in the Flemish/Brussels version of S-Risk in version 1.3.1.

Substance data sheets

Metals
English version / Nederlandstalige versie
BTEXs
English version / Nederlandstalige versie
Chlorinated aliphatics/-aromatics
English version / Nederlandstalige versie
PAHs
English version / Nederlandstalige versie
Alkanes & cyanides
English version / Nederlandstalige versie
Oil fractions
English version / Nederlandstalige versie
PFOS & PFOA
English version

Documents applicable to Wallonia

Technical Guidance Document: S-Risk model equations
This document describes the calculation models and parameter choices behind S-Risk WAL in full detail.
 
Technical Guidance Document - Annex III: S-Risk model equations - Annex III
An addendum to the Technical Guidance Document, listing the default values for parameters used in the S-Risk WAL model.
 

Substance data sheets

Metals
English version
BTEXs
English version
Chlorinated aliphatics/-aromatics
English version
PAHs
English version
Alkanes & cyanides
English version
Oil fractions
English version