Part IV of the Environmental Compliance Fundamentals Series. This presentation will provide an overview of Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plans and other compliance considerations relating to storm water.
Part III of the Environmental Compliance Fundamentals Series. This presentation will provide a comprehensive look into air-related compliance considerations.
August Mack has worked closely with a manufacturing client in northern Ohio to address chlorinated solvent contamination associated with previous operations at the facility. Those impacts extend from the surface through two thin water-bearing zones in the surficial clay deposits into the bedrock, including multiple fracture zones. Although we have [...]
The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides affordable public housing for approximately 970,000 low-income families and individuals across the United States. In 2023, HUD awarded 5.6 billion dollars in annual grants for affordable housing, community development, and homelessness assistance; which can be in the form of renovation [...]
The NPDES program, established by the EPA in 1972, was developed to address and control water pollution via the regulation of the sources of pollutants. In recent years, the EPA has turned its attention towards the emerging contaminants per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances, more commonly known as "PFAS". As part of [...]
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 [...]
In several states, it is common practice to use an institutional control, such as a land use restriction, or an engineering control such as a protective barrier, to achieve regulatory closure for a property. The existence of these controls should be a clear indication to potential purchasers that contamination has [...]
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 [...]
There are many factors that go into deciding what action or path to take when addressing environmental issues or making a choice for your site. The Monte-Carlo analysis system provides a comprehensive assessment of these factors and considerations. Register for this webinar to learn more about what a Monte-Carlo Analysis [...]
You’ve been through a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) and Phase II Investigation process, and it has identified contamination above regulatory criteria on the property you are planning to purchase. What do you do now? A “facility” (Part 201) or a “property” (Part 213) is defined by Michigan’s cleanup [...]