SLR’s experienced team works across global waste and resource supply chains delivering independent, commercially focused advice to waste generators, service operators, infrastructure developers, funders, and the public sector.

Our geographic spread ensures clients receive advice that best reflects local legislation, guidance and commercial conditions, whilst also benefitting from our unique perspective on international best practice.

How can we help?

With a proven track record spanning more than 25 years, SLR’s experience spans the full range of waste and resource management solutions, from minimisation and reuse, recycling and composting, energy recovery to final disposal, and we are now providing solutions across sustainability and circular economy themes.

The team also manages input from our complementary in-house engineering, permitting, planning and specialist environmental services teams when needed, to deliver fully aligned, cost effective infrastructure solutions.

Core services provided include:

  • Sustainability and Life Cycle Assessments
  • Circular Economy support
  • Services and infrastructure procurement
  • Due diligence and market analysis
  • Strategy development, services review and options appraisal
  • Business case development and cost modelling
  • Policy development and review
  • Carbon and greenhouse gas modelling for waste and resources projects

Our team includes

  • Richard Garfield Technical Discipline Manager
    Richard Garfield

    Richard leads our Waste and Resource Management team. He has extensive experience of working in private sector and local authority waste management organisations, with direct experience of leading and managing projects, waste and environmental services reviews and strategy development, procuring and managing complex municipal contracts, providing technical environmental services advice, and leading business improvement and development functions.

  • Chani Lokuge Technical Discipline Manager
    Chani Lokuge

    Throughout his career, Chani has been responsible for the tendering and successful delivery of a wide range of high-profile waste management projects. These have ranged from due diligence of industrial facilities as part of mergers and acquisitions, financial and economic modelling of alternative waste management options, design and procurement of waste management infrastructure including innovative waste collection systems, transfer stations and advanced waste processing technologies including energy from waste.

  • Natalie Kohler Principal Environmental and Social Advisor
    Natalie Kohler

    Natalie has nearly 20 years of experience in due diligence and environmental auditing doing phase I and II, and compliance audits (pharmaceutical, packaging, printing, food manufacturing, engineering, mining, waste storage and recycling, oil and gas), working on projects across a number of African countries. She is a registered EAP with EAPASA having undertaken environmental authorisations (EA, WML, WUL and AEL) for oil and gas storage and blending facilities, landfill sites and renewable energy (solar) developments.

  • Simon Gandy Technical Director, Sustainability
    Simon Gandy

    Simon has over 20 years’ experience assisting public and private clients on matters of waste management, the circular economy, sustainability and life cycle assessment (LCA). His client list is correspondingly broad, covering public and private clients, large and small, British and international. Through this diverse project experience, Simon has developed an expertise for applying the LCA method to assist his clients with their particular goals, such as reducing their environmental impacts or understanding the relative performance of different design options.