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

Air Permitting in Pennsylvania 101

Before you begin operating a new source of air pollution in Pennsylvania, you may need an air permit.  This permit is a regulatory document that is legally enforceable at both federal and State levels.  It covers all sources of air pollution, process equipment and air cleaning devices at a facility.  [...]

By |2023-10-31T14:02:14-04:00October 31, 2023|News|0 Comments

When Asbestos Inspections Are Required

The EPA identified asbestos as a hazardous air pollutant back in March of 1971. Following its designation, the EPA published the Asbestos National Emission Standard for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) in April of 1973. This means the NESHAP regulation has been in effect for the past 40+ years and yet [...]

By |2021-10-21T09:56:34-04:00October 21, 2021||0 Comments

When Asbestos Inspections Are Required

The EPA identified asbestos as a hazardous air pollutant back in March of 1971. Following its designation, the EPA published the Asbestos National Emission Standard for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) in April of 1973. This means the NESHAP regulation has been in effect for the past 40+ years and yet [...]

By |2021-10-21T09:56:34-04:00October 21, 2021||0 Comments

Asbestos and Understanding Your Responsibilities as a Building Owner

In my eighteen (18) years as consultant, I’ve seen a lot of oversight of environmental regulations (regs) by a number of clients. Typically, these oversights are not due to negligence. Rather, I find, it’s purely a lack of awareness of the environmental regs that apply to their specific industry. If [...]

By |2020-08-11T14:10:49-04:00July 27, 2020|Building Sciences, News|0 Comments
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