The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) issued Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) 50 10 5(K), Lender and Development Company Loan Programs, effective April 1, 2019. This update to the previous version (J) has a few key changes that affect commercial lenders including: Transaction Screens (page 330): If further investigation is recommended by an Environmental Professional (EP)–based […]
Knowing the type of enforcement actions initiated by regulatory agencies can help you better understand what pitfalls to avoid. As a service to St.Germain Collins’ clients and friends, we have compiled some New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) and Maine Department of Environmental Protection (Maine DEP) enforcement activities during 2018 and the resulting penalties. […]
US DOT training…who needs it? You might. Training is required every three years for anyone who directly affects hazardous materials transportation safety. See infographic below for more details. And US DOT Shipping Hazardous Materials course listings are here: https://stgermaincollins.corsizio.com.
To help you stay on track, St.Germain Collins has developed a listing of typical environmental health and safety (EHS) reporting due dates. For your downloadable copy, provide your email address, hit submit, and a file will open in the window where you can save it or print it.
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 […]