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Environmental Compliance, Enforcement & Permitting
The Environmental Compliance, Enforcement & Permitting Practice assists clients in navigating local, state and federal environmental and safety laws to find practical business solutions to environmental and safety problems.
We are counselors, advisors, negotiators, trial lawyers and appellate advocates with respect to all elements of environmental and safety laws, and we take a practical, efficient, hands-on approach to addressing environmental and risk management issues.
We represent a broad range of industry, including heavy industry, chemicals and pharmaceuticals manufacturing, explosives and propellants, solid and hazardous waste disposal, medium and light industrial manufacturing, ammonia and refrigerants, and tankers and transportation. We have extensive experience with solid waste disposal operations, Clean Water Act and Clean Air Act permitting and compliance, brownfields development and liability issues associated with contaminated property. We address the full spectrum of compliance and enforcement matters.
Types of Clients The Environmental Compliance, Enforcement & Permitting Practice Represents:
Heavy manufacturing; solid and hazardous waste industry; landfills; steel manufacturing; specialty chemicals, paints and coatings; heavy equipment manufacturers; residential and commercial construction, demolition; mobile equipment; commercial laundry, transportation, railroad equipment, petroleum refining, scrap and recycling, mining and aggregates; food manufacturing and retail grocery/warehousing, defense manufacturing, explosives and pyrotechnics manufacturing; tanneries, mining, and chemical manufacturing.