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environmental scientist





Environmental scientists identify problems and find solutions in order to minimize environmental hazards by performing analysis on samples such as air, water or soil. They advise on or develop environmental policies and aim to improve water supplies preservation and manage waste disposal sites. Environmental scientists perform environmental risk assessments and analyse the environmental impact of new solutions, construction sites or environmental changes ensuring the environmental regulations are followed.

Alternative Labels

ecosystem restoration project manager

environmental chemist

environmental engineer

environmental field scientist

environmental impact expert

environmental researcher

environmental scientist

environmental scientist advisor

environmental surveyor

field scientist

geological technician

geological technologist


green infrastructure analyst

land survey technician

mineral technician

mineral technologist

regulatory compliance environmental professional

soil scientist

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To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database:

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