The management of non-hazardous and hazardous waste, including characterization, remediation and proper disposal, continues to be a concern in America today. The CP Environmental Group (CPEG) team is experienced in providing cost-effective approaches for handling the permitting, regulatory and disposal issues related to both non-hazardous and hazardous wastes.
Non-Hazardous Waste Disposal Facilities
CPEG associates have been involved in the permitting, construction, operational compliance and closure of solid waste facilities. These activities have included:
- Pre-site selection due diligence hydrogeologic and engineering studies.
- Hydrogeologic evaluation / assessment and monitoring system design in support of permitting and groundwater remediation.
- Coordinating wetlands, archaeological, socioeconomic and transportation studies in support of permitting.
- Presentations at Public hearings on permit issuance.
- Agency liaison for permitting, construction and compliance activities.
- Cell construction supervision.
- Environmental (air, surface, groundwater, and leachate) and engineering (liner construction, waste placement, capping and surface drainage) compliance monitoring, statistics, and reporting.
- Closure and post-closure capping and environmental compliance.
- Coordination of special waste transportation and disposal.
- Disposal facility audits in support of property transfer and financial assurance bonding.
Hazardous Waste Disposal Facilities
Over the past 15 years, CPEG professionals have provided services for Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation Liability Act (CERCLA) projects, as well as for operating industrial facilities in the assessment, remediation and disposal of hazardous waste. Services provided include:
- Evaluation and delineation of hazardous waste sites, work plan development, removal of drums and impacted soils.
- Assessment and remediation of impacted soil and groundwater.
- Coordination of cost-efficient waste excavation, transportation and disposal.
- Coordination of waste disposal services for hazardous waste generating facilities.
- Regulatory interaction with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA), State and Local agencies in the permitting, remediation and closure of numerous project sites.