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April 7, 2010
Sep 23

An Inside Job: Checking for Asbestos, Lead, Radon and Hazardous Materials

Most developers are familiar with the “outside” environmental compliance issues on a job site – testing for possible pollutants in the soil, groundwater and air. But some are surprised...

Jul 22

Clarifying and Strengthening: Planned Revisions to the Standard for Environmental Site Assessment

Environmental due diligence is an essential responsibility of property ownership.  Environmental due diligence is guided by standards developed and maintained by the American Society for...

Jul 22

TDEC Updates Fund Eligibility Rules

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) has suspended the annual fee for all petroleum underground storage tanks over the next five years. The rule change, which...

May 20

PM Environmental Now Providing OSHA Asbestos Class III Operations and Maintenance Training

PM Environmental’s (PM) Industrial Hygiene (IH) Department is now providing OSHA Asbestos Class III Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Training to property managers and contractors....

May 20

Site Readiness Programs Breathe New Life into Neglected Properties

More and more municipalities are doing the homework and the legwork to prepare down-on-their-luck properties for revitalization. And PM Environmental is there to help. Together, we...

Apr 1

Factors that Influence Environmental Due Diligence when Buying Gas Stations

This article was originally published in the Winter 2021 edition of the Michigan Petroleum Association/Michigan Association of Convenience Stores (...

Mar 18

Environmental Due Diligence Concerns in the Affordable Housing Market

Affordable housing refers to residential complexes developed to meet the needs of those on fixed or subsidized incomes, including families, seniors, veterans and those transitioning from...

Mar 18

What is a User Questionnaire? {Infographic}

The User Questionnaire is one of the first steps to completing a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA). The questionnaire is composed of six questions that are to be filled out by...

Dec 17

Environmental Due Diligence: Perspectives on this Year and the Year Ahead

In April, an article in the Detroit Free Press predicted that we would remember 2020 as “the year of what we missed.” From the simplest family get together to the Summer Olympics, nearly...

Dec 17

How is an Emergency Rapid Response Assessment Conducted?

When an unexpected release of a hazardous substance occurs, a quick and effective response is needed. Following any necessary emergency response activities by first responders, an...