REDLOG ENVIRONMENTAL LTD - site investigation

By: Redlog Environmental  09-12-2011

Site Investigation and Characterization

The critical first step at many contaminated sites is to clearly and adequately document the nature and extent of contamination. This typically includes:

  • review of historical records and existing data
  • site inspection
  • design of a scientifically-defensible sampling plan
  • characterization of contaminant levels through collection and analysixs of soil/sediment, biota, flora, fauna, and/or water samples
  • collection of pertinent supplemental information, e.g., climate, geology, ground conditions, road/boat access, bathymetry, flora and fauna surveys, permitting requirements, access
  • Redlog can provide a full range of experienced scientists, engineers and site technicians to carry out site investigation and characterization studies at the most challenging sites. Safety is a concern at all contaminated sites and we develop and strictly follow health and safety procedures that are specific and appropriate to each site. Data quality is assured through application of project-specific quality assurance and quality control plans.

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