Environmental Remediation

SRC has scientific, technical and management expertise in environmental remediation, as well as experience working with regulators, communities, Indigenous groups and industry. We can provide an integrated approach to your decommissioning, reclamation and remediation projects. 

SRC is managing Project CLEANS (Cleanup of Abandoned Northern Sites), a multi-year project to assess and remediate the Gunnar and Lorado mine and mill sites, as well as 35 other abandoned mine sites in northern Saskatchewan. Learn more about Project CLEANS.

As an established RD&D organization, we have worked with clients from the mineral exploration, mining, energy, manufacturing, forestry and agricultural industries.  We work with both the private and public sectors to develop innovative remediation solutions. 

Our environmental remediation services include:

  • Environmental site assessment and remediation
  • Ecological risk assessment and the environmental transport of radionuclides, heavy metals, mercury and organic contaminants
  • Groundwater and surface water quality assessment
  • Water treatment
  • Organic, inorganic and radiochemical analysis
  • Toxicity testing
  • Carbon accounting and life cycle assessments
  • Process improvements
  • Revegetation
  • Ecological surveying

Our capabilities in managing environmental remediation projects includes holding a licence from the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission for a SLOWPOKE -2 reactor, which operated safely in Saskatoon for almost three decades before it was decommissioned.

Environmental analysis and testing

More environmental remediation services are available from SRC Environmental Analytical Laboratories:

  • Petroleum hydrocarbons
  • Heavy metals
  • Salinity package
  • Leachate procedures

Contact us to discuss how your remediation project can benefit from our skills and technologies.

Interested in bidding on remediation work related to Project CLEANS? Visit SRC's Purchasing and Procurement webpage for more information about our competitive bid opportunities and vendor registration form.