Use of Institutional Controls to Facilitate Site Closure

Historically, the use of Institutional Controls (ICs) was associated with large, complex sites involved in U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) cleanup programs, such as Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Corrective Action and Superfund.  The ICs were commonly used in conjunction with removal actions, soil and groundwater remediation, and risk [...]

By |2022-01-31T10:42:46-05:00January 31, 2022|News, Site Closure|0 Comments

Key Annual RCRA Notifications for SQG and VSQG’s

Two agency notifications may be required for Small Quantity Generators (SQG’s) and Very Small Quantity Generators (VSQG’s).  VSQG’s were formerly known as Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators (CESQG’s).   The 2016 Hazardous Waste Generator Improvement Rule requires SQG’s to re-notify the US EPA or state agency concerning their hazardous waste activities.  [...]

By |2021-04-15T16:51:54-04:00April 15, 2021|Due Diligence, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Closure: We All Strive For It, But What Does It Really Mean?

The word “closure” has many meanings in the English language, including the more general - “a condition of being closed”, and the more ethereal - “an often comforting or satisfying sense of finality, or something that provides such a sense” (Merriam-Webster).  In the environmental world, closure can have a similar [...]

By |2020-08-11T14:22:06-04:00July 27, 2020|News, Site Closure|0 Comments

Environmental Compliance Assurance Relationship With Glass Manufacturing Facilities

August Mack began a working relationship with an Ohio-based glass manufacturing company providing environmental compliance support services. Initial projects involved the completion of air emission inventories and a ventilation survey at their main facility. August Mack was later retained to provide continued environmental compliance assistance by implementing our Compliance Assurance [...]

By |2022-03-25T15:00:03-04:00June 9, 2020|eCAP, Projects|0 Comments

Creek Remediation

August Mack and and its subsidiary collaborated to design and build an interim Measure (IM) to protect and improve a local Indianapolis waterway, Pleasant Run Creek (PRC). The primary objectives of the project were to identify, evaluate and remediate areas within a former manufactured gas plant (MGP) site that were [...]

By |2022-03-25T14:57:16-04:00December 3, 2019|Projects, Site Closure|0 Comments

Environmental Consulting/Engineering Services

August Mack provides Enviornmental Consulting/Engineering Services and Remedial Construction Services for support to a client located in Ohio through a Master Services Agreement. The facility is undergoing a voluntary Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Corrective Action through the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEP) Region 5. There are a [...]

By |2020-08-11T16:08:38-04:00December 3, 2019|Projects, Site Closure|0 Comments
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