Risk assessment & toxicology
Toxicology consulting is the practice of evaluating the potential for chemical exposures to affect human and environmental health and welfare.
SLR professionals identify, acquire, and utilise the most up-to-date scientific information to assess intrinsic hazards of chemicals, exposures to these chemicals, and their corresponding risk to the public workers, and the environment.
How can we help?
SLR's core services for risk assessment and (eco) toxicology include:
- Detailed knowledge of current regulations, guidance, and underlying science.
- Clear understanding of our client’s goals and tailoring a scope to meet them.
- Conducting agency interaction and negotiation.
- Providing robust, pragmatic, and technically defensible human health and ecological risk assessment affording cost effective solutions.
- Development and/or assessment of health-based guidelines for chemicals
- Litigation support in toxicological matters.
- Hazardous substance and dangerous goods classification for mining concentrates, coal, and other related products.
Our team includes
Jamie has over 25 years’ experience in the fields of Environmental Assessment, Contamination Remediation and Waste. He has conducted and directed environmental assessments and due diligence reviews for numerous and varied clients and industries throughout Europe. He has completed soil and groundwater investigations and developed remediation plans for soil and groundwater clean-up at numerous sites under a variety of statutes, negotiating with stakeholders and regulatory authorities. Jamie has provided expert witness in matters involving the source, distribution and fate of soil and groundwater contamination, as well as determining the adequacy of remediation.
Stacey has experience in due diligence works for acquisition, divestiture and compliance projects. She has managed portfolios of sites and has been involved with projects across Europe. Stacey has undertaken a variety of Phase 2 ground investigations for sites and contaminants across the UK, to assess environmental liabilities and to assess potential risk to human health and controlled waters. She has supervised several significant decommissioning and remediation projects and assists with Detailed Quantitative Risk Assessments.
Roy has experience in due diligence, Phase I and II contaminated land investigation, remediation and waste management. He has experience in due diligence auditing, including divestiture, acquisition and compliance due diligence and has undertaken a wide range of Phase 1, 2 and remediation environmental projects for industry and property sectors. He has extensive knowledge of human health and groundwater risk assessment and technical comprehension of remedial techniques, remediation design and validation and has worked on projects across the UK.
Jon’s particular areas of expertise include waste classification, environmental risk assessment, human health and controlled waters quantitative risk assessment, VOC assessment and vapour intrusion. As a hydrogeologist and risk assessor within environmental consultancies specialising in the investigation, assessment and remediation of Brownfield sites, he has extensive experience of contaminant fate and transport modelling including EA RTM, RBCA, RISC, SNIFFER, CLEA, & Consim. Jon is also experienced in developing remedial strategies and regulator negotiation.