SL Ross Environmental Research Ltd.

SL Ross Environmental Research Ltd. is a consulting firm specializing in oil spills and their control. The company`s four professionals have a combined experience in oil and chemical spill matters of more than 100 years. Since 1980 the company has performed over 500 major studies.

Company details

200-1140 Morrison Dr. , Ottawa , Ontario K2H 8S9 Canada

Locations Served

Business Type:
Consulting firm
Industry Type:
Water and Wastewater - Oil Spills
Market Focus:
Nationally (across the country)
Year Founded:

Particular areas of expertise include:

  • Evaluation and design of countermeasures equipment, materials and techniques
  • In situ burning
  • Dispersants
  • Development and review of contingency plans, equipment needs and training programs
  • Arctic oil spill control
  • Research and development of environmental impact assessment methods
  • Impact assessments associated with marine oil transportation and production activities
  • Field and laboratory research on the fate and behavior of oil and chemical spills
  • Computer modeling of oil and chemical spill behavior and fate
  • Environmental studies using Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
  • Training course development and delivery
  • Expert witness and consultation for litigation
  • Chemical oil spill dispersants: planning, decision-making, and training
  • Oil spill sensitivity mapping