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 […]

Hazardous Waste Regulations – Massachusetts Course Completion

The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) creates the framework for the proper management of hazardous and non-hazardous solid waste. Mike Rioux, CHMM is well-versed in federal and several states’ hazardous waste regulations. He is also now equipped with training and information pertaining to the Massachusetts hazardous waste regulations.  

NHDES Hazardous Waste Coordinator Certification

Congratulations to Mike Rioux, Senior Regulatory Specialist and Technical Lead at St.Germain Collins, who has successfully completed all the necessary requirements to become a Certified Hazardous Waste Coordinator in the State of New Hampshire. The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) states that the goal of this program is to: “empower each Hazardous Waste Coordinator […]

Affordable Housing Redevelopment Project

South Portland Housing Authority (SPHA) received final Planning Board approval for the redevelopment of the St.John’s Church and school property at 611 Main Street. The project will be a mixed use, 4-story building with 42 affordable housing apartments on the top three floors and retail/commercial space on the first floor, plus three new residential lots.  […]