Environmental Scientifics Group joins Nuclear Industry Association

Supporting developments throughout the industry lifecycle

7 April 2011 – Environmental Scientifics Group (ESG), the UK’s leading leading environmental compliance and food testing company, is pleased to announce that it has joined the Nuclear Industry Association (NIA). ESG has extensive historical and current experience in the nuclear sectors and currently offers services and support to private, public and highly regulated organisations. Stuart Fawcett, Business Development Manager at ESG says “the depth and extent of our expertise means we are ideally placed to support customers throughout the industry lifecycle. Whether that’s the initial land or marine investigation, the on-site construction materials testing or the radiochemical and chemical analysis of soils, water and air, we are able to provide independent, high quality compliance data that can be used in design analysis and risk management”. The NIA is the UK’s trade association for the civil nuclear industry and represents more than 250 companies. Members include operators and vendors of nuclear power stations, those engaged in decommissioning, waste management, nuclear liabilities management and all aspects of the nuclear fuel cycle, nuclear equipment suppliers, engineering and construction firms, nuclear research organisations, and legal, financial and consultancy companies. Stuart adds “this is an exciting time to be in the nuclear sector and we look forward to working closely with NIA members to share knowledge and to offer ‘best practice’ solutions”. --ENDS— About Environmental Scientifics Group (ESG) Environmental Scientifics Group, or ESG as most people know it, is the UK’s leading company in environmental inspection, testing and consultancy. Grown out of the combination of a number of strong businesses including Environmental Services Group and Scientifics, ESG prides itself on the levels of accreditation it holds within its businesses and has a long standing reputation of delivering the highest level of service to its clients. ESG has been a significant driver of change and innovation within the industry, driven by legislation, international standards and the economic climate. Today, the business enjoys unrivalled expertise and breadth of scope across a large and diverse range of market sectors covering Geotechnical Services, Environmental Safety Compliance, Materials Testing and Laboratories and Analytical Services. For more information visit www.esg.co.uk