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Projects: Environmental Risk Assessment

Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment – Rossland, BC

Steer Environmental conducted a human health and ecological risk assessment of metals (antimony, arsenic, copper, lead, tin, zinc) and PAHs (phenanthrene, benzo(a)anthracene, benzo(b)fluoranthene, benzo(a)pyrene) in soil for a multi-unit residential retirement facility property in Rossland, BC. The objectives of the HHERA were to estimate the contaminant-related risks to human health or the environment, to develop […]

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Screening Level Risk Assessment – Fort Langley, BC

Steer Environmental conducted a Screening Level Risk Assessment of VPH in soil, and metals (arsenic, iron, lead, manganese), VHw, LEPH, naphthalene, and VOCs (benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, xylenes) in groundwater for a property historically occupied by commercial operations in Fort Langley, BC. The primary objective of the assessment was to determine whether chemical contaminants identified in […]

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Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment, Summerland, BC

Steer Environmental, in cooperation with Columbia Environmental Consulting, conducted a human health and ecological risk assessment of metals, PAHs, and petroleum hydrocarbons in surface soil on a federally owned portion of the former Kettle Valley Railway corridor which is currently used as a public recreational pathway. The objective of the assessment was to determine if […]

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Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment

Steer Environmental conducted a human health and ecological risk assessment to determine whether contaminants identified in soils (antimony, arsenic, cadmium, copper, and zinc) on this industrial property posed unacceptable risks to human health or the environment under current and assumed future land uses and conditions for environmental due diligence and to facilitate a potential sale […]

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Screening Level Risk Assessment

Steer Environmental conducted a Screening Level Risk Assessment of trichloroethene, tetrachloroethene, dissolved arsenic, and dissolved uranium in groundwater beneath a commercial property located in Revelstoke, BC. The SLRA was prepared in accordance with BC Ministry of Environment Protocol 13 with the objective of facilitating financing for the property. The assessment identified no operable exposure pathways […]

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Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment

Steer Environmental conducted a human health and ecological risk assessment of residual hydrocarbon contamination in shallow soil on a property located in an agricultural area of Surrey, BC. The objective of the HHERA was to determine if the soil contamination presented an unacceptable risk to human health or the environment to facilitate the sale and […]

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Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment

Steer Environmental conducted a human health and ecological risk assessment of metals (antimony, lead, tin) and PAHs in soil, and VPH and benzene in soil vapour at a former commercial property located in Vancouver, BC. The objective of the assessment was to determine if contaminants in site media pose unacceptable risks to human health or […]

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Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment

Steer Environmental conducted a human health and ecological risk assessment of barium in soil; sodium, chloride, and nitrate in groundwater; and VOCs (benzene, nitrobenzene, trichloroethene, dichlorodifluoromethane, acrylonitrile, chloroform, naphthalene) in soil vapour on a vacant property slated for redevelopment as a mixed residential-commercial-institutional facility. The objective of the assessment was to determine if contaminants in […]

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Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment

Steer Environmental conducted a human health and ecological risk assessment of metals (cadmium, chromium, molybdenum), petroleum hydrocarbons (LEPH, HEPH), and tetrachloroethene in soil, and contaminants in soil vapour at an operational sawmill in Thrums, BC. The objective of the assessment was to determine if the contamination presented an unacceptable risk to human health or the […]

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MoE Certified Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment

Steer Environmental conducted a human health and ecological risk assessment of chromium and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in soil, and methyl tert-butyl ether in groundwater at the site of a former auto parts recycling operation. The objective of the assessment was to determine if soil and groundwater contamination presented an unacceptable risk to human health or […]

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