Articles

March 4, 2021

How to Turn an Inspection into a Welcome Visit, EM, March 2021

Unannounced air regulatory inspections are an inevitable part of the life of a landfill. David Greene makes several suggestions to effectively prepare and engage with your inspector. This article appears in the March 2021 issue of EM Magazine, a copyrighted publication of the Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA; ...

March 4, 2021

Epic Fail: Lipstick on a Pig, RETA, March 2021

When a regulator walks in the front door, we want our system to look shiny and new so that the regulator might cut us some slack. Bill Lape takes us through what IIAR 6 requires and that you can address that is far more effective than lipstick on a ...

March 4, 2021

The Chittenden Solid Waste District (CSWD) Annual Report – Page 2

 

Technical Bulletins

February 3, 2021

SCS Technical Bulletin: 2021, EPA Seeks Feedback On Inactive Surface Impoundments At Inactive Electric Utilities

SCS periodically prepares Technical Bulletins to highlight items of interest to our clients and friends who have signed up to receive them.  We also publish these on our website at https://www.scsengineers.com/publications/technical-bulletins/. Our most recent Bulletin entitled EPA Seeks Feedback On Inactive Surface Impoundments at Inactive Electric Utilities summarizes the EPA’s ...

January 11, 2021

SCS Technical Bulletin: 2021 TCEQ’S New Rules Implementing Compliance and Registration Requirements for Coal Combustion Residuals (CCR) Management

SCS periodically prepares Technical Bulletins to highlight items of interest to our clients and friends who have signed up to receive them.  We also publish these on our website at https://www.scsengineers.com/publications/technical-bulletins/. Our most recent Bulletin summarizes the TCEQ’S New Rules Implementing Compliance and Registration Requirements for Coal Combustion Residuals (CCR) ...

September 24, 2020

SCS Technical Bulletin: 2020 CCR Rule Revisions – A Holistic Approach to Closure Part A: Deadline to Initiate Closure and Enhancing Public Access to Information

SCS periodically prepares Technical Bulletins to highlight items of interest to our clients and friends who have signed up to receive them.  We also publish these on our website at https://www.scsengineers.com/publications/technical-bulletins/. Our most recent Bulletin summarizes the CCR Rule Revisions – A Holistic Approach to Closure Part A: Deadline to ...

White Papers

December 18, 2020

EPA Interim Guidance on the Destruction and Disposal of PFAS & Materials Containing PFAS, Dec. 2020

INTERIM GUIDANCE FOR PUBLIC COMMENT DECEMBER 18, 2020 The contents of this document do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. This document is intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the ...

December 1, 2020

Do we need landfills?

A fully Sanitary Landfill will be able to avoid most of the global issues facing countries with open dumps. The ISWA Task Force on Closing Dumpsites will help the owner or local authority apply for funds from international sources to implement the study’s recommendations. Through this effort, the team ...

October 14, 2020

ISWA Estimation of Waste Sector Greenhouse Gas Emissions Using SWEET, Sep 2020

SWEET – Solid Waste Emissions Estimation Tool This is the final report completed by SCS Engineers for ISWA under the Climate and Clean Air (CCAC) funded project on reducing short-lived climate pollutants. Share this paper using email or social media icons on the left. Download this paper using the ...