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Wood Product Manufacturers Have Just Weeks to Submit Emissions Information to the EPA

Wood Product Manufacturers Have Just Weeks to Submit Emissions Information to the EPA
Ashley Korrer

Time is running out for wood product manufacturers to submit emissions information to the EPA. Here's everything you need to know to meet the February 9 deadline.

Blog

Jan 3rd, 2018

by Ashley Korrer

topic Air Environmental

industry Industrial

What You Need to Know about OSHA’s New Rules on Crystalline Silica Dust

What You Need to Know about OSHA’s New Rules on Crystalline Silica Dust
Michelle Campbell

New OSHA regulations to protect construction workers from crystalline silica dust are now in effect. TRC explains the new rules, examines what’s next for workers in other industries and provides a handy downloadable fact sheet that spells out the key information.

Blog

Oct 17th, 2017

by Michelle Campbell

topic Buildings Air

5 Tips to Help Restore Ambient Monitoring Operations Following a Natural Disaster

5 Tips to Help Restore Ambient Monitoring Operations Following a Natural Disaster
Kyle Hunt

Many facilities that need to monitor air quality have been hard hit by the spate of hurricanes in the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico this year. Here are 5 tips to help operators get monitoring stations up and running again in order to stay compliant with state and federal regulations.

Blog

Oct 10th, 2017

by Kyle Hunt

topics Air

industries Generation Industrial Oil and Gas Utilities

When the Worst Isn’t Worst: Modeling the Risks of Hazardous Chemical Releases

When the Worst Isn’t Worst: Modeling the Risks of Hazardous Chemical Releases

What if the current standard “worst-case scenario” used for evaluating the human and environmental risks of hazardous compound releases is actually less frequent–and potentially less severe–than the actual true worst-case scenario?

Blog

Jun 26th, 2017

topic Environmental Air

Striving for Insignificance: A Review of EPA'S Ozone and PM2.5 Significance Thresholds

Striving for Insignificance: A Review of EPA'S Ozone and PM2.5 Significance Thresholds
Matthew Jones

EPA's thresholds for ozone and fine particulate matter serve as a critical measure of significance in air quality modeling for projects requiring a PSD level review of air emissions, so it is important to understand what the recommendation means.

Blog

Sep 20th, 2016

by Matthew Jones

topic Air

industry Industrial

Engineering Performance Emissions Testing for Process Improvement and Cost Reduction

Engineering Performance Emissions Testing for Process Improvement and Cost Reduction
​Tom Dunder, Ph.D.

Engineering performance emission testing can do more for your business than just meet legal requirements and mitigate risks. Three tests in particular can have significant economic benefits across industries.

Blog

Jul 18th, 2016

by ​Tom Dunder, Ph.D.

topics Air

industries Generation Industrial Oil and Gas Utilities

Article

Jul 7th, 2016

by Rick Krenzke

topics Air

industries Generation Industrial Utilities

EPA to Include CERCLA Sites and RCRA Facilities in Site Remediation NESHAP

EPA to Include CERCLA Sites and RCRA Facilities in Site Remediation NESHAP

EPA has published a proposed rule that would extend the requirements of the Site Remediation National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) regulations to previously exempt soil and groundwater remediation activities under CERCLA and RCRA.

Regulatory Update

Jun 23rd, 2016

by Stephen Ellingson ​Gale Hoffnagle, CCM, QEP

topics Remediation Air

industries Commercial Financial Generation Government Industrial Oil and Gas Utilities

EPA Issues Ethylene Production Facility Information Collection Request

EPA Issues Ethylene Production Facility Information Collection Request

EPA’s recent Ethylene Production Information Collection request was issued to 20 separate facilities representing a universe of 191 ethylene cracking furnaces and 37 heat exchangers.

Regulatory Update

May 25th, 2016

by Kevin Johnson

topic Air

industry Industrial

Changes to Federal Rules and Standards Will Have Impact in 2016

Changes to Federal Rules and Standards Will Have Impact in 2016

A number of regulations and standards from the Environmental Protection Agency, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, and other organizations have recently been revised and updated, with impacts for a broad range of industries.

Regulatory Update

Jan 12th, 2016

topics Air Pipelines Water/Stormwater

industries Commercial Generation Industrial Oil and Gas Transportation Utilities

News & Events

Jan 23 2018

DistribuTECH 2018

This annual, educational program brings together industry thought leaders from all over the world opportunities to network, share knowledge and problem solve with worldwide utilities and product and s

Jan 3rd, 2018

TRC Acquires Hazmat Assessment Firm American Environmental Consulting

LOWELL, Mass. – TRC Companies Inc., a leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services, announced today that it has acquired American Environmental Consultants, I

Dec 13th, 2017

TRC’s 2018 Predictions: Infrastructure Initiatives Intensify, Grids Get Smarter and Renewables Remain All the Rage

LOWELL, Mass. – TRC Companies Inc., a leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services, today released its top predictions for 2018, which include federal and sta

Nov 1st, 2017

TRC Selected to Oversee Rehabilitation of San Francisco’s Iconic Lefty O’Doul Bridge near AT&T Park

LOWELL, Mass. and SAN FRANCISCO – TRC Companies Inc., a leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services, has been selected by San Francisco Public Works to provi

Oct 11th, 2017

TRC Adds to Electric Utility Expertise in the Southwest

LOWELL, Mass. – TRC Companies Inc., a leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services, has hired Mark Murray of Albuquerque to head up its electric licensing and p

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