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8 Reasons to Care About Wetlands

8 Reasons to Care About Wetlands Wetlands play an important role in the well-being of the environment. Benefits of Wetlands Wetlands provide: Water purification where water is filtered, cleaned and stored Flood control where flood waters are collected and held Habitat to a wide range of plant

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Healthy Environments – Mold Remediation

Mold Remediation Guide: Do’s and Don’ts            Although basically simple, mold remediation needs to be done correctly to prevent further contamination of the building.  Any area greater than 30 square feet should be completed by a certified microbial remediation company.  The steps involved

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Environmental Liability – Leaking Underground Storage Tanks

Leaking Underground Storage Tanks in Southwest Ohio A Case Study in Free Product Recovery, Well Sampling and Groundwater Remediation Leaking underground storage tanks often result in environmental liability since groundwater and soils are often contaminated.  Turn-Key Environmental Consultants helped this client delineate the extent of the contamination

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Case Study – Underground Storage Tanks

Case Study of Greater Dayton, Ohio Underground Storage Tank Investigation Underground Storage Tanks (UST) Closures and Site Investigations This project included the completion of the Underground Storage Tank removal with a closure report. Project Objective Permanent removal and closure of an Underground Storage Tank containing heating oil

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Case Study – Asbestos Project

Dayton, Ohio Asbestos Remediation Oversight Case Study of Asbestos Project Design & Remediation Oversight Asbestos Project Objective: Conduct the asbestos project survey: To identify those accessible building materials that may contain asbestos Collect and analyze bulk samples in accordance with EPA-recommended guidelines Report the types, locations, and quantities

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Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) Will Protect You

How an Environmental Site Assessment Will Protect You Environmental Site Assessment Protections As mentioned in an earlier blog, completing a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment is for protection.  It is one of the environmental due diligence requirements to establish protection from potential liability under the Comprehensive Environmental Response,

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Toxic Chemical in the News PFOS

Toxic Chemical PFOS – Recently in the News What to know about the Chemical PFOS A toxic chemical [Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS)] found in a common household product, ScotchgardTM, has recently been in the news.  Why?  Because EPA has lowered the threshold level for PFOS in drinking water.

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Turn-Key Environmental Announces STS Award

Turn-Key Environmental Announces State Term Schedule Award Turn-Key Environmental Consultants is happy to announce the award, of Ohio State Term Schedule 926 Environmental and Ecological Services. The award is an important milestone for Turn-Key Environmental Consultants (TKEC).  It allows TKEC to expand its presence in the public sector

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