Final Training Sessions of the Year

Have you and your environmental, health and safety (EHS) staff completed all your hazardous materials training requirements? The final two training sessions of 2018 at St.Germain Collins are: U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Shipping Hazardous Materials Training Thursday 11/15/18 8:00 am – 4:30 pm $445 per person  Maine-Specific Hazardous and Universal Waste Training Wednesday, 11/28/18 […]

Understanding Your MEPDES Permit

Sandra Perry, St.Germain Collins’ Director of Environmental Health and Safety presented “Understanding Your MEPDES Permit” at the 2018 Maine Water Environment Association (MEWEA) “One Water” Fall Convention. The convention, held every September, is a time for water professionals in Maine to get together to learn and connect with each other. This year’s technical sessions cover topics that reflect the […]

Register for the Maine Hazardous and Universal Waste Training 9/19/18

  Have you registered for the next Maine-Specific Hazardous & Universal Waste training yet? It’s jam packed with information and some fun too. Enroll here: You’ll learn practical ways to apply Maine Department of Environmental Protection and federal regulations to your facility operations. The focus will be on: requirements for labeling, inspecting, packaging and storage […]

Proposed Revisions to Chapter 101: Visible Emissions Regulation

The Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is proposing changes to Chapter 101: Visible Emissions Regulation. Chapter 101 regulates opacity limits for fuel burning equipment, process, and fugitive emission sources. Currently, a certain number of opacity limit exceedances are allowed for these sources over a specified time average within a certain period of time. For […]

What You Should Know About e-Manifest

St.Germain Collins hosted an e-Manifest Brunch and Learn event at our office in Westbrook. It was a packed house of generators, transporters and receivers who heard first-hand from Kevin P. Jenssen, Environmental Specialist III at Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) on the scope of the e-Manifest program, what industry needs to do, information resources, and an […]