The geology of Cornwall and Devon gives rise to elevated metallic elements in the soil. Some of these elements are present at potentially toxic concentrations, whether occurring naturally or as a result of industrial activity. The risk to people or the environment from contaminated land depends on the nature of their exposure to it. The staged assessment of this risk is a standard Condition of many Planning Permissions for new development in the South West and it may also be required during conveyancing.
If you’re asked for any of the following we can help:
“Contamination [Risk] Assessment” : “Phase I Desk Study” : “Land Contamination Assessment Report”
Cornwall Consultants Ltd is happy to provide free guidance on the necessity for these services and can advise on the most appropriate way forward for your site. We often combine services in bespoke bundles to save the client both time and money. Here are our services…