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RECENT STUDIES FIND DECLINES IN CONTAMINANTS FROM MANUFACTURING EMISSIONS

A recent study from two University of California Berkeley economists, Joseph Shapiro and Reed Walker, has found that pollution emissions from U.S. manufacturing fell by 60 percent between 1990 and 2008.  While during the same period, manufacturing grew by 30%.  … Continue reading

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Local Firm PPM Consultants Honored with ENR Top 200 Award

PPM  held its own in 2017 among top environmental firms to win its 12th award from ENR despite many changes to the market and environmental regulations.  The company experienced one of its strongest financial performances of its 23-year history in … Continue reading

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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

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Northwest Florida Brownfields Redevelopment Forum to be Held in Marianna Florida

Please join Trey Hess and Ben Clabaugh at the Northwest Florida Brownfields Redevelopment Forum to be Held in Marianna Florida, Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM (CDT).

Posted in Brownfields, EPA News & Regulations, Florida, 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

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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

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

Join us at the Sunshine Expo July 20 – 24

Join PPM at the 2017 Sunshine Expo in Kissimmee, Florida, powered by the Florida Retail Federation. This is the premier conference and trade show for retailing in the state of Florida. The Expo will include the annual Law Enforcement Officer … 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

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PPM to Present at 2nd Southeast Brownfield Conference

PPM Consultants is a proud sponsor of the 2nd Southeast Brownfield Conference hosted by the Florida Brownfields Association. The conference will be held October 16 – 19 at the Omni hotel in Jacksonville, Florida. PPM co-founder and principal Keith Pyron will present … Continue reading

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PPM Appoints Christy Gardner Business Development Manager

PPM Consultants announced today that Christy Gardner has joined its corporate marketing team. In this role, Christy will focus primarily on client relationships while developing the firm’s portfolio across the southeastern United States. Gardner brings with her six years of … Continue reading

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