Does My Property Still Need An Asbestos Survey?

If your property was built prior to the 1980s, having an asbestos inspection performed seems like common sense. But what if your property was constructed later than that? Many believe that buildings constructed after the 1980s don't require asbestos inspections, but this is a common misconception. In fact, there are [...]

By |2023-12-27T16:22:02-05:00December 27, 2023||0 Comments

What To Do When An EPA Inspector Calls: Before, During And After An Environmental Inspection

Facing an EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) inspection can be a daunting prospect for businesses and organizations. In this presentation, we will explore essential strategies for navigating a regulatory inspection with confidence. Discover practical suggestions on how to prepare for an EPA inspection, handle the inspection process with ease, and effectively [...]

By |2023-11-07T12:26:05-05:00November 7, 2023||0 Comments

Nuances to RCRA

What are the nuances of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)? It was approved by Congress on October 21, 1976, or about six years after EPA was formed. RCRA was an amendment to the Solid Waste Disposal Act 0f 1965, note five years before EPA was formed. RCRA was [...]

By |2023-08-31T11:14:25-04:00August 11, 2023||0 Comments

PFAS Regulations Are Coming: What You Need to Know

PFAS or “per-and polyfluoryoalkyl substances” are a class of compounds (several thousand) that contain a chain of carbon and fluorine in their structure.   PFAS have been used globally for over 60 years, and are still being used because of their many useful properties – they are chemically inert; resistant to [...]

By |2023-04-21T16:01:11-04:00April 21, 2023|News|0 Comments

What is ProUCL?

ProUCL is a statistical software package developed by the USEPA using many of the concepts found in the RCRA Unified Guidance. Originally developed to evaluate concerns at a specific Superfund site, the USEPA has, after considerable feedback from the remediation community, continued to update the software with additional features and [...]

By |2023-01-23T09:29:19-05:00January 23, 2023|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

ProUCL As An Environmental Statistics Tool

ProUCL, a statistical software package developed by the USEPA, is a very powerful tool for evaluating environmental datasets. This webinar will discuss the applicability of ProUCL to environmental datasets, including its use in establishing background levels, determining exposure point concentrations, evaluating trends in monitoring well datasets over time, determining outliers [...]

By |2022-12-20T16:10:04-05:00December 20, 2022||0 Comments

PFAS – Looking To The Future

What do non-stick coated pans, waterproof fabrics, oil-resistant food packaging, stain-resistant materials, and fire-fighting foam all have in common?  They all potentially contain fluorinated compounds, and more specifically, are made with a suite of specialty chemicals called Perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS) and Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOAs).   PFOS and PFOAs both are fluorinated [...]

By |2022-10-12T10:49:36-04:00October 12, 2022|News, Site Closure|0 Comments
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