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September 25, 2022

Consulting for the forest, not the trees, Zweig

Kollan Spradlin writes about how cultivating relationships with his clients leads to better communications and creating more value. He provides insight for us and his holistic approach in this Zweig Letter article.   About the Author and Young Professional: Kollan Spradlin’s expertise includes Environmental Site Assessments, hazardous materials, geotechnical ...

September 23, 2022

Epic Fails: Time to Blow Off Some Steam, RETA Breeze

This month Bill Lape takes us on a journey through IIAR2 atmospheric relief discharges in RETA Breeze’s Epic Fails. While the code is seemingly straightforward, it has created challenges. Never fear; Bill covers them all in this month’s Epic Fails! Read more in the Epic Fails series: Get Out ...

September 19, 2022

‘Don’t Waste Our Future’ theme of this year’s ISWA World Congress

‘Don’t Waste Our Future’ is the theme of this year’s ISWA World Congress by the International Solid Waste Association in Singapore. Business News reports on this important gathering of environmental engineers, government officials, industry leaders, academics, policymakers, and scientists to exchange views on sustainable solid waste management.   Important ...

September 19, 2022

Sustainable Living Key to Tackling Climate Change

Tackling Climate Change: ISWA’s James Law of SCS Engineers explains how changing people’s mindsets and behaviors impacts climate change. For additional reading, we recommend: Hold It! The Case for Hard Thinking, Honesty and Humility when Assessing Environmental Health Risks Preventing and Reducing CO2 – Technical Resources Mini-review of waste ...

September 18, 2022

Even the EPA’s allies question the plan for regulating PFAS

An opinion piece on regulating PFAS published in The Hill asks, since there is a lack of disposal methods for products with PFAS, should the EPA designate them as hazardous substances now? While managing PFAS is very important, are we ready for a designation that does not help clean ...