Articles

May 3, 2021

MSWLs and NESHAP: EPA Proposes Revisions and Clarification, EHS Daily

EPA’s proposed revisions and clarifications published on April 8, 2021. Approximately 738 MSWLs in the United States are subject to NESHAP.  

May 1, 2021

Increasing Efficiency and Sustainability in Citizen’s Convenience Centers, WasteAdvantage, May 2021

Ryan Duckett, PE, discusses how a well-thought-through plan with a holistic approach will sustain your community’s Convenience Centers for decades.  

April 28, 2021

ShoreRivers litigation forces owners to address toxic lead site

Lead-based shot remains in use in upland game hunting and in trap and skeet shooting sports. Shooting ranges can accumulate toxic levels in soil and water unless proper reclamation protocols are in place.    

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

April 28, 2021

Brownfields and Voluntary Remediation Resources

A helpful list of resources to use – compiled by the experts at SCS Engineers. Resources include videos, USEPA, and ABA links to help guide your project to success. Due diligence makes it happen!   More case studies and information Due Diligence and All Appropriate Inquiries Vapor Intrusion

April 1, 2021

A review of chemical and microbial contamination in food: What are the threats to a circular food system?

Authors: Astha Thakali, SCS Engineers, Reston, VA Jean D. MacRae, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Maine, Orono, ME Abstract: A circular food system is one in which food waste is processed to recover plant nutrients and returned to the soil to enable the production of more ...

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 ...