Environmental Compliance

North Wind has a broad and extensive history of supporting both federal and private sector clients in compliance with state and federal rules and regulations, including the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA); Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA); Clean Air Act (CAA); Clean Water Act (CWA); and Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA). Current key projects and clients include RCRA and CWA compliance support at Fort Gordon and Fort Jackson; RCRA permitting and Long-Term Monitoring Optimization (LTMO) compliance at GE Energy in Greenville, SC; CAA permitting and routine emissions inventory reporting at Schriever AFB, Clear AFB, Federal-Mogul Corporation facilities in SC, TN, and VA; Wilsonart in Fletcher, NC; and Kimberly Clark in Beech Island, SC. Additionally, North Wind previously developed and implemented a Multimedia Inspection Program that identified and supported correction of any compliance issues at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico.

Capabilities

  • Regulatory interpretation and compliance
  • RCRA and CAA permit applications and modifications
  • Air dispersion modeling analysis
  • Air emission inventories
  • Regulatory negotiations
  • Waste management and minimization
  • Pollution prevention strategies and plans
  • Environmental Management System planning and implementation
  • ISO 14001 compliance and training
  • ISO 14001 lead auditor services
  • SWPPP/SPCC plans
  • Chemical management systems
  • EPCRA 312/313 reporting
  • Phase I / Phase II Environmental Assessments
  • Environmental compliance audits (multimedia)
  • Compliance and contingency plans
  • Litigation support and expert testimony