Environment

radon detector
November 16, 2016
​November is Take Action on Radon month and SRC is part of the Saskatchewan Take Action on Radon Coalition to help raise awareness about the dangers of radon gas and the importance of testing your hom...
slowpoke-2
August 05, 2016
​Did you know that SRC’s SLOWPOKE-2 nuclear research reactor has been operating for 35 years? It’s true! Housed at SRC’s Environmental Analytical Laboratories , the reactor was commissioned in March o...
oil rig in water in souris watershed
April 07, 2016
n a recent case study for Environmental Systems Assessment Canada Ltd. (NRCan Canada Adaptation Platform Energy Working Group), SRC Climate Services examined the historic and future climate extremes a...
workers stand in wetland looking at samples
February 12, 2016
​​SFI PARTNERING FOR CONSERVATION AND COMMUNITY IMPACT THROUGHOUT NORTH AMERICA WASHINGTON, DC and OTTAWA, ON — Grants were announced today for 19 projects to help further understanding of the conserv...
Gunnar mine site
November 27, 2015
Following a public hearing held on September 30, 2015, the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) announced today its decision to remove the Gunnar Remediation Project Phase 2 hold point as it pert...
two employees looking at a map
September 25, 2015
​​SRC launched a new program for Aboriginal post-secondary students that will provide opportunities for them to develop skills and gain real-world experience in their studies and future careers. SRC’s...
foliage with red berry
April 01, 2015
​Corporate Knights released the results of its Future 40 Responsible Corporate Leaders in Canada and SRC is proud to appear on this list for the second time, ranking at #24 based on our performance du...
gunnar headframe near lake athabasca
January 16, 2015
Following a public hearing held on November 6, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario, the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) announced today its decision on the Environmental Assessment Report (EA Report) fo...
biodigester at CAFM
April 27, 2014
OTTAWA, April 28, 2014 – Today, the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum (CAFM) unveiled its newest addition: a biodigester provided by the Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC). This new piece of equipme...
red ag equipment with eco label on it
January 17, 2014
January 7, 2014 (Langbank, SK) – Seed Hawk Inc. has become the first agricultural equipment company in the world to receive Carbon Trust carbon footprint certification. This certification communicates...