The Connection Between Hurricanes and Indoor Air Quality
 

When we think of the damage that hurricanes can inflict upon our communities, our minds don’t immediately go to indoor air quality.

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Understanding the Two Types of Wetland Restoration Practices - Marketing Department

We all know that it’s important to protect our wetlands, but sometimes it can difficult to distinguish the different ways a site can be restored.  Here are some brief definitions from the EPA of the two types of wetland restoration practices:

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   Post Date: 9/26/2018



Direct Push Technology (DPT) - When to Use for Soil and Groundwater Sampling - Marketing Department

Choosing the best drilling method depends on several factors including soil composition, type of samples, and depth. When multiple samples are needed from a wide area in a short time, direct push technology (DPT) is typically your best option. Direct push probes may be used to collect in-situ, geophysical, geochemical, and geotechnical measurements. This type of drilling uses percussion and static force to drive steel boring rods into the ground, which allows several samples to be collected quickly across a large area.

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   Post Date: 6/13/2018



What is Hollow Stem Auger Drilling? - Marketing Department

Hollow Stem Augers are used for soil sampling and ground water monitoring in industrial and commercial sites. Unlike Solid Augers, drill rods can pass through the center of Hollow Stem Augers to take soil samples undisturbed for analysis or to install pipe for ground water monitoring.

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   Post Date: 1/26/2018



Everything You Need to Know About Landfills! - Marketing Department

A landfill is defined as a facility used for the disposal of solid waste. Landfills are designed to monitor and ensure compliance with all federal regulations. They are also designed to protect the environment from contaminants that may be present in the waste. Monitoring systems for landfills also check for any sign of groundwater contamination and landfill gas, and provides additional safeguards.

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   Post Date: 1/23/2018



Wetland Restoration - Marketing Department

A Wetland is defined as an area where water covers the soil, or is near the surface of the soil all year or at specific times during the year.

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   Post Date: 1/19/2018



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