Trends, Challenges, and Solutions
When it comes to multi-media environmental permitting and compliance, air quality regulations and requirements often pose the greatest challenges. Today’s complex air quality regulatory landscape includes a regulatory rollback at the federal level and an increase in control at the state and local levels. For companies that operate in multiple states, this can make it harder to manage the different state and local requirements necessary to obtain permits and operate.
Q&A: EHS MANAGEMENT CHALLENGES
What are critical EHS management challenges that companies are facing? What are emerging industry trends that organizations are implementing to address those challenges?
GARY BACON, PE, MBA
REGULATORY SPOTLIGHT: NEW JERSEY NRD ACTIVITY PROMPTS NEED FOR REFORM
Recent news of lawsuits from the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and NJ Spill Compensation fund, including compensation for alleged natural resource damages (NRD), has the regulated community wondering if this represents a shift in enforcement policy. Filed without federal involvement, these cases regarding the Pohatcong Valley Superfund Site in Warren County, the Deull Fuel property in Atlantic City, and the Port Reading Terminal in Woodbridge Township are significant.