Water – Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment

Water – At Intrinsik, we have an interest in protecting this essential resource. Our wide range of experience in toxicology and risk assessment, standards development, health impact assessment, and stakeholder consultation help us develop innovative solutions to various water-related issues.


  • Data Management and Analysis
  • Development of Monitoring Plans
  • Health Impact Assessment (HIA)
  • Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment
  • Literature Review
  • Stakeholder Consultation and Risk Communication
  • Standards Development

Areas of Interest:

  • Accidental Releases
  • Biosolids
  • Cyanobacterial Toxins
  • Drinking Water Safety
  • Inorganic and Organic Chemicals
  • Microbial Assessment
  • Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PCPP)
  • Recycled Water

Example Projects:

  • Assessment of potential impacts to human health and the environment following an accidental crude oil release into surface water
  • Detailed quantitative human health risk assessment for a treated municipal wastewater discharge in proximity to an Indigenous community
  • Development of a site-specific chloride guideline for aquatic toxicity using a Species Sensitivity Distribution
  • Health Impact Assessment of PCPPs in wastewater for a regional municipality
  • Human health risk assessment for a recycled water facility within a proposed residential development
  • Scientific literature review on the potential health effects from land application of municipal biosolids
  • Water and fish tissue quality studies for Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities

How Can We Help?

Our scientists have the expertise to address your complex
toxicological health and environmental issues, including product
development and business risks to avoid scientific and regulatory delays.

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