White Papers

August 17, 2020

Sample of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Letter Dated Aug. 17, 2020

Reminder Letter to Include Evaluation of Emerging Contaminants in Site Investigation The purpose of this letter is to remind Responsible Parties to assess emerging contaminants and their potential impacts as early in the cleanup process as possible, preferably during the site investigation phase. Contaminants may be present based on ...

July 30, 2020

Streamlining the Federal Environmental Review Process, ABA-NREV, Jul. 2020

Nathan Eady discusses the imperfections and value of FAST-41. Title 41 of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (Act), 42 U.S.C. § 4370m et seq., commonly known as the FAST-41 program, provides a set of tools to help coordinate the environmental processing and approval of most major infrastructure projects. ...

July 22, 2020

Uncertainty EPA Regulations Created with New NSPS XXX and Cf Rules

Presented at A&WMA’s 113th Annual Conference & Exhibition Landfill owners and operators remain in a state of limbo. Some sites are complying with Subpart XXX and dealing with the duplicate requirements from Subpart WWW and other issues. Several states have approved Cf EG rules, so landfills in those states ...

July 22, 2020

An Overview and Next Steps for California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard

Presented at A&WMA’s 113th Annual Conference & Exhibition, July 2020 This SCS Engineer’s paper provides an overview of the Low Carbon Fuel Standards (LCFS)  program, its applicability, reporting, and verification requirements, as well as CARB LCFS market and stability. The LCFS regulation is a key component of California’s overall ...

April 14, 2020

The WAG: An Innovation in Landfill Gas Data Analysis Abstract, GWMS 2020

Presented at GWMS 2020, The WAG: An Innovation in Landfill Gas Data Analysis was ranked by attendees as the most valuable presentation at the conference. Ray Huff’s demonstration of the Wellfield Analysis Graph – WAG  illustrates the ability to take a snapshot of an entire wellfield and the WAG ...