We’re proud to announce that Tioga is now an official brownfield consulting firm in the state of Mississippi. The approval allows us to complete all phases of Environmental Site Assessments and remediation for brownfields. The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality defines “brownfields” as property that undergoes expansion, redevelopment or reuse that may be complicated by the presence or potential presence of a hazardous substance, pollutant or contaminant. The E... Read More
Posted by Larkin Myers at Sep 8
A self-proclaimed “people’s person,” Felipe Vazquez serves as Tioga’s newest Facility Regulatory Compliance Specialist. After studying civil engineering at the University of California in Irvine, Felipe worked in several aspects of the environmental field as a consultant. Get to know more about Felipe from his Q&A. What do you enjoy most about your role at Tioga? I enjoy guiding our different clients through the regulation compliance process. At times it can be... Read More
Posted by Larkin Myers at Sep 6
By Luke Hall, PG In June 2017, the Environmental Protection Agency released an update to the Regional Screening Levels. RSLs are referenced when interpreting analytical data collected from properties during environmental assessments to determine whether additional assessment is required. RSLs can be calculated for residential, commercial and industrial properties. They serve as a benchmark for site-specific concentrations of individual chemicals and potential contaminants in the soil, water... Read More
Posted by Larkin Myers at Sep 1