GBMc & Associates provides environmental consulting to industrial clients to ensure compliance with the EPCRA Section 313 TRI reporting requirements. Form R environmental consulting support can include:
On-site development or verification of chemical inventories
Determination of reportable chemicals from chemical inventories we have developed or as provided by clients
Development of Form R reporting tool spreadsheets for determining EPCRA chemical usage and release tracking according to the rule
Development and submittal of the resulting EPCRA Section 313 report (TRI Form R) using EPA's TRI-MEweb
Provide clients the submitted TRI report and background documents to keep on site for historical records and provide assistance for any questions asked by EPA
Calculating appropriate fees and coordinating payment instructions with the EPCRA Compliance Coordinator at various state agencies
Assist with emergency release notifications required under CERCLA/EPCRA including continuous release reporting
Full documentation of the TRI reporting determination for your environmental records to meet the requirements of 40 CFR Part 372.10 and 40 CFR Part 372.30
GBMc & Associates provides strategic consulting services to industrial clients to ensure compliance with the requirements of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) Section 311/312, also referred to as Tier II reporting. Tier II environmental consulting support can include:
On-site support to develop or verify chemical inventories
Identifying reportable chemicals from the chemical inventories
Developing and submittal of the required annual Tier II report using the appropriate reporting system which varies state to state
Providing the submitted Tier II report and background documents to keep on site for historical records.
GBMc & Associates provides support for all reporting needs driven by air permit or air regulations. We work directly with clients to develop a plan to meet all reporting requirements in an efficient and timely manner. Reporting that GBMc frequently completes includes: Initial compliance notifications, Notifications of compliance status, Routine compliance and monitoring reports, Toxic Release Inventory: air emissions, Title V Annual Compliance Certifications, Mandatory greenhouse gas reporting, Emission Inventories for numerous states, Reasonable Possibility recordkeeping and, if required, reporting
Air Permitting and Compliance
GBMc & Associates provides strategic air permitting services to assist industrial and institutional clients achieve cost-effective compliance with local, state, and federal air regulations. Specific service areas include: New Source Review and Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD); Title V and State Implementation Program permit application development and permit negotiation; air dispersion modeling; emission inventories and other routine reporting to meet state requirements as well as federal regulation monitoring and compliance reporting; Compliance Assurance Monitoring (CAM) Plans; Risk Management Plans (RMP); compliance program development; and enforcement negotiation.
GBMc & Associates provides strategic US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Permitting Services to a range of clients in order to reduce, avoid, or minimize impacts to Waters of the US and to minimize costs associated with permitting and mitigation. Specific service areas include: identification and delineation of Waters of the US, development of pre-construction notification packets (permit applications) for Section 404 of the Clean Water Act and Sections 9 and 10 of the Rivers and Harbor Act, correspondence and negotiations with the USACE, and mitigation support including guidance on avoidance of Waters of the US and development of compensatory mitigation plans.
Section 404 Permitting and Mitigation
GBMc & Associates has been providing client support related to US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) regulatory programs (Section 404, Section 408 and Section 10) for over 20 years. Our staff have vast experience in wetland delineation and assessment of other wetlands and other Waters of the US (WOTUS). We complete dozens of Section 404 applications each year and provide full mitigation support to clients, which includes preparation of mitigation plans, design and oversite of stream and wetland restoration projects, and mitigation monitoring. We keep abreast of current regulations and have commented at length on the last two rounds of the “revised” WOTUS rule (2015 and 2018).
GBMc & Associates provides strategic regulatory services to industrial and municipal clients to assist compliance with the complicated hazardous waste (RCRA) standards and requirements. Specific service areas include: permit application development (Part A, Part B), permit review and negotiations, Professional Engineer certification of permitted modifications and corrective actions, implementation/certification of closure plans.
GBMc & Associates provides strategic NPDES Permitting Services to industrial and municipal clients in order to minimize costs associated with compliance with water quality standards and effluent guideline requirements. Specific service areas include: permit application development (including clean sampling for metals), permit review and negotiations, adjudication support, preparation of pollution prevention plans, and NPDES data systems management including DMR preparation.
Why choose GBMc for your next project?
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Our team of biologists, engineers, and environmental scientists work with each individual facility on a holistic permitting approach across all environmental regulatory programs.
With our deep bench of experienced consultants and former-regulators, we are uniquely equipped to guide your facility through complex environmental permitting processes.
We don't stop at the permit application. Our team works with permitting agencies to ensure that permits not only meet regulatory requirements, but that the conditions balance operational flexibility with common sense compliance.
Through our feasibility planning and assessments, we work closely with clients to determine the best approach for each unique situation.
Once we’re through the permitting and planning stage, our team can work with you to ensure continued compliance including application tracking, soil nutrient/metals loading and soil and waste analysis.
Our range of construction and project management success spans several industrial sectors, and we are always working to remain an industry leader in the ever-changing landscape of new technology, methods, and innovative solutions.