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New Pre-Determined BUD Forms Are Now Available!

A Predetermined BUD, or Beneficial Use Determination, is a determination by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation that a material ceases to be considered a “waste” and thus can be beneficially used with fewer restrictions on handling. Similar to the Waste Tracking Document which is required whenever a fill material waste is being… Read More

RIGHT TO KNOW SEASON IS UPON US FOR NYC DEP!

FRIENDLY REMINDER! The New York City (NYC) Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) annual Community Right-To-Know filing season is once more upon us! The deadline for businesses to file is March 1st, 2020. Although it may seem like there is a lot of time, we highly encourage businesses to file as early as possible. Filing early… Read More

30-Hour OSHA is Now Required!

Under Local Law 196, starting December 1, 2019, New York City will require construction and demolition workers on job sites with a construction superintendent, site safety coordinator, or site safety manager to complete a 30-hour OSHA course or complete a 10-hour OSHA course and select 20 additional hours training from the following: Delivery persons, flag… Read More

Stormwater Compliance Tips:

Is your facility required to be covered under a State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) multi-sector general permit (MSGP)? If your facility’s operations fall into one or more categories listed in 40 CFR 122.26(b)(14)(i-ix) and (xi) you will need to evaluate: Your location Approximate distance Prevailing gradient flow in relation to the nearest surface water… Read More