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Environmental Site Assessments (ESA)

Environmental Site Assessments (ESA) are important tools to identify baseline environmental conditions as well as addressing levels of contamination and remediation of hazardous areas. A cost effective and responsible approach is to accurately determine the condition of a site before any transaction or change in ownership takes place to limit liability. Our consultants have conducted all levels of assessment and can give guidance to which is the most effective assessment based on the nature of the site (including historical data, map and land surveillance techniques).

Environmental Site Assessments

Environmental Assessment

The study which identifies environmental impacts of a land development action and analyzes a broad set of parameters. These may include but are not limited to biodiversity, environmental noise, water pollution, air pollution, traffic, geotechnical risks, visual impacts, public safety issues and also hazardous substance issues. These factors can then determine if any further assessments are required.

Phase I

Environmental Site Assessment

This report identifies potential or existing environmental contamination liabilities. It is a critical document associated with site investigation to determine historical factors and the current baseline conditions of a site or area. The assessment is critical in highlighting any environmental issues prior to any change in ownership or regulatory scrutiny.

Phase II

Environmental Site Assessment

A geo-intrusive investigation which samples soil, groundwater or building materials to analyze for quantitative values of various contaminants. This investigation is normally undertaken when a Phase I ESA determines a likelihood of site contamination. The most frequent substances tested are petroleum hydrocarbons, heavy metals, pesticides, solvents, asbestos and mould. The report will focus on the risks posed to human health or ecological receptors and what measures can be introduced to mitigate these hazards.

Phase III

Environmental Site Assessment

This is the process of remediating polluted sites and mitigating the risks involved with hazardous environments. Environmental clean-up methods, costs and logistics are all factored into the recommendations and the follow-up monitoring for residual contaminants is set-up. It is especially complicated in areas lacking robust hazardous material decontamination but a remediation action plan will take into consideration all the local factors and regulations.