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ASTM International, is a widely recognized standards development organization that, recently issued ASTM International E1527-13 Standard Practice for “Environmental Site Assessments: Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Process”.  As we previously blogged,  EPA was considering a… Read More >

New Guide – The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)

A new publication is available that reviews the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA).  RCRA is the principal Federal law governing the handling, recycling, labeling, testing and identification of solid and hazardous waste.  RCRA was… Read More >

Remembering D-Day, June 6, 1944.

A view of the English Channel from the American Cemetery above Omaha Beach, Normandy, France. 

Michigan’s Local Program for Wellhead Protection

Michigan has a program for protecting a community’s drinking water quality that is implemented at the local level.  This is referred to as Michigan’s Wellhead Protection Program (WHPP).  The creation of WHPP was an outgrowth… Read More >

Lake Michigan Ice Boulders

Ice boulders or ice beach balls? What ever you call them they are rolling ashore along the Lake Michigan shoreline and they are getting a lot of press.  Even the British Mail’s on-line publication called… Read More >

Live Blog: Re-Purposing Industrial Facilities

Good morning! Today we’re live blogging a panel discussion (see prior post for panelists) on redeveloping under-utilized industrial and commercial properties – a timely topic in the Metro Detroit area which has a large stock… Read More >