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PFAS Chemicals and the EPA’s Plan

Trey Glenn, EPA Region 4 Administrator, recently penned an article expressing EPA’s concerns about a class of “emerging contaminants” that are showing up in aquifers and surface waters across the nation.  He stated that “protecting America’s drinking water is a … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, EPA News & Regulations, Louisiana

Thinking About Tomorrow Today

Charles Ray presented on the topic: “Lake Okeechobee and Environmental Justice”, at the Florida Brownfields Association Environmental Justice and Social Equity Symposium.  The focus of the presentation is to bring attention to: (1) negative environmental conditions impacting their community health, … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Brownfields, Environmental Compliance, EPA News & Regulations, News

Ned Coleman, P.E. Joins PPM Consultants as Senior Environmental Engineer

MOBILE, Ala. – Ned Coleman has joined PPM Consultants as a Senior Environmental Engineer in the firm’s Mobile, Alabama office. Coleman has nine years of experience in air quality and compliance that he brings to PPM. Coleman has extensive knowledge … Continue reading

Posted in Alabama, Blog, Company News, Louisiana, News

PPM Working to Improve Local Communities

PPM is working to improve local communities as we explore a Brownfield site in Bastrop, Louisiana. From our team, Lucero Solis and Jordan Harper with the Mayor of Bastrop, Henry Cotton.

Posted in Blog, Brownfields, Louisiana

FPMA Sunshine Expo

Please join PPM, booth 632, at the 2018 FPMA Sunshine Expo on July 27-29 at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando, Florida. Friday, July 27 * Registration and Continental Breakfast 7:30am – 8:30am Exhibitor set up time 8:00am – 3:30pm … Continue reading

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Environmental Audits Don’t Have to be Scary Business

PPM Consultants routinely receives calls from small to medium size industries inquiring the need for an environmental compliance audit.  Environmental audits can come in many shapes and forms but the topic of discussion here is an industrial facility with internal … Continue reading

Posted in Alabama, Blog, Environmental Compliance, EPA News & Regulations, Louisiana, Mississippi, News

PPM Sponsors Mississippi Gulf Coast Brewery Tour

Please join PPM at the MEDC (Mississippi Economic Development Council) Annual Conference and register for the Gulf Coast Brewery Tour sponsored by PPM on July 12, 2018 in Biloxi, MS. Brewery Tour Registration – $35/attendee LIMITED SEATS (Only 31 seats available) 12 … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Company News, Mississippi, News

ILTA – Introduction to Terminals: Environmental Compliance Basics

The International Liquid Terminal Association held its Annual Convention at the Marriott Marquis in Houston, Texas, June 11-14, offering educational opportunities for pipeline terminal industry professionals of all skill levels and types.  PPM Consultants has been integral in the preparation … Continue reading

Posted in Alabama, Blog, Environmental Compliance, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, News

Proposed Risk Management Program (RMP) Reconsideration Rule

More than 5 years after President Obama issued Executive Order (EO) 13650, sending us down this winding road, the EPA is proposing changes to a final rule, the Risk Management Program (RMP) Amendments (82 FR 4594, January 13, 2017) to … Continue reading

Posted in Alabama, Blog, Environmental Compliance, EPA News & Regulations, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, News

EPA Final Area Designations for National Ambient Air Quality Standards

On April 30, 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published their Final Area Designations for the National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Ozone Established in 2015. EPA has designated 51 additional counties in 22 states as ozone nonattainment areas. … Continue reading

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