Mr. Ramirez is an environmental professional with over 20 years of experience in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. As a bilingual speaker in Spanish and English, he has provided environmental services for clients in the United States and Mexico. His experience includes completing over 2,000 environmental assessments and implementing remediation activities for contaminated properties. He is an expert in performing Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs) according to US EPA 40 CFR, Part 312, Standards and Practices for All Appropriate Inquiry (AAI); and Final Rule and American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) Standard Practice for Environmental Site Assessments: Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Process E 1527-13. Mr. Ramirez has developed a systematic approach that results in consistently high-quality information for protecting relevant parties from unexpected risk. In addition to ESA services, he has completed subsurface investigations, health and safety plans, community health and safety plans, geophysical surveys, soil vapor surveys, health risk assessments, remediation conceptual cost estimates, property mitigation plans, and soil reuse plans.
As a California Certified Asbestos Consultant (CAC), Mr. Ramirez routinely conducts asbestos surveys, prepares specifications and cost estimates for abatement, assists with abatement contractor selection, oversees abatement activities, and provides clearance sampling and analysis. He applies his knowledge of AHERA and other regulations to efficiently assess and remediate hazardous materials.
As a California DPH Lead Sampling Technician, Mr. Ramirez routinely conducts lead sampling under the supervision of a California DPH Lead Inspector/Risk Assessor.