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Vapor intrusion mitigation is used to protect structures from the potentially harmful vapors resulting from subsurface contamination. One of the most effective ways to mitigate ...Read More




 

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Vapor Intrusion Mitigation - Marketing Department

Vapor intrusion mitigation is used to protect structures from the potentially harmful vapors resulting from subsurface contamination. One of the most effective ways to mitigate vapor intrusion is through the placement of a physical, chemical resistant vapor intrusion barrier between the contaminated surface and the structure. In addition to using physical barriers, other fixes include the use of active venting systems in order to remove vapors from the subsurface.

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   Post Date: 2/23/2018



Contaminated Soil and What You Can Do - Marketing Department

Soil contamination (or soil pollution) is caused by the presence of human made chemicals or other modifications in the natural soil environment. The contamination is usually caused by industrial activity, agricultural chemicals, or improper disposal of waste. 

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   Post Date: 1/25/2018



Corrective Action Implementation - What You Need to Know - Emily Schaab

Corrective action is a requirement under RCRA for facilities that treat, store or dispose of hazardous wastes. The requirements relate to how facilities investigate and clean up hazardous releases into soil, ground water, surface water and air.

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   Post Date: 1/24/2018



What is a Risk Based Closure? - Marketing Department

A Risk Based Closure might sound scary, but really it is just the process of getting the regulatory body that is overseeing the cleanup of a contaminated property and the responsible party to agree that the contamination no longer poses a risk to human health or to the environment. The regulatory agency will then offer a "No Further Action" letter regarding the property. 

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   Post Date: 1/3/2018



Moving Towards Closure on Legacy Properties - Marketing Department

It has been nearly 40 years since Love Canal ushered in the reality of dealing with environmental issues on legacy properties.   Love Canal also triggered a number of regulations related to how hazardous substances and pollutants are defined and who should be responsible for clean-up obligations, namely the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 (CERCLA).  

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   Post Date: 12/26/2017



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