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Trey Hess to Speak at the Northwest Florida Brownfields Redevelopment Forum

Trey Hess, director of brownfields and economic development at PPM Consultants, will speak at the fifth annual Northwest Florida Brownfields Redevelopment Forum to be held on June 6 in Panama City. This free event will include an overview of brownfield … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Brownfields, Company News, News

McCown Elected VP of New Alabama Brownfields Group

A group of environmental industry volunteers recently came together to form the Alabama Brownfields Association (ALBFA),  a non-profit advocacy and educational group formed to promote redevelopment of brownfield sites throughout the state of Alabama. Michael D. McCown, a PPM founder and principal in PPM’s … Continue reading

Posted in Alabama, Blog, Brownfields, Company News, News

LA Section AW&MA To Host 7th Annual Golf Tournament May 11

The Louisiana Section Air and Waste Management Association (LA A&WMA) will host its 7th annual golf tournament Thursday, May 11, 2017 at Pelican Point Golf Course in Gonzales, Louisiana. The annual event is hosted by the chapter’s Young Professionals group … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Louisiana, News

Will We See You at AOMA ACES Convention?

Join us for the 2017 Arkansas Oil Marketers Association’s (AOMA) Annual Convenience and Energy Show (ACES) March 29-31 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. PPM will be at booth #218–Stop by and see us; we’d love to shake your hand! The 2017 … Continue reading

Posted in Arkansas, Blog

Zia Tammami to Present at LSWA Environmental Conference

PPM will attend the Louisiana Solid Waste Association’s (LSWA) annual environmental conference and trade show March 15 – 17 at the Cajundome Convention Center in Lafayette, LA. Register as an attendee here. Zia Tammami, Senior Project Director at PPM, will … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Company News, Louisiana, News

Will we see you at the Gulf Coast Food and Fuel Expo?

PPM is looking forward to catching up with our friends in the industry at next week’s Gulf Coast Food and Fuel Expo in Biloxi, MS. The annual conference and trade show will be held at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and … Continue reading

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Annual EPCRA Tier II Reports Due March 1

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) Tier II reports are due by March 1, 2017, and are required from industrial facilities that store hazardous chemicals in excess of a threshold amount. While the national threshold … Continue reading

Posted in Alabama, Arkansas, Blog, Environmental Compliance, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi

PPM Principal Zane Hood to Speak at Alabama UST Educational Sessions

PPM Principal Zane Hood will participate in an educational workshop to be held across four Alabama cities. Make plans to attend this free event that will discuss the Alabama TOOLS program, UST owner testing requirements, diesel corrosion, and fuel leak protocol. … Continue reading

Posted in Alabama, Blog, Company News, Environmental Compliance, Groundwater Remediation

Climate Change?

A recent news story asserted that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) falsified evidence about climate change to get politicians to sign the Paris agreement lowering carbon emissions last year. Also during that time, former Secretary of State John … Continue reading

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Leveraging Resources for Brownfields Revitalization: “Meet the Funders” Webinar

Brownfield grants from the U.S. EPA are one of many sources of funds that can support redevelopment of contaminated sites. To learn more about how your community can benefit from these grants, join the EPA’s Office of Brownfield and Land … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Brownfields, EPA News & Regulations