Liberty Environmental

Regulatory Compliance

regulatory compliance

Businesses and government agencies know that environmental compliance is not a static process. Staying compliant with regulations and permits often means managing a multitude of changing record-keeping and reporting requirements, while ensuring that employees understand their environmental responsibilities. Liberty has experience in helping businesses understand and manage their current environmental responsibilities, as well as helping businesses and government agencies plan for future environmental regulatory impacts.

Environmental Compliance Services

To ensure compliance with regulatory obligations, Liberty Environmental provides clients with a customized environmental management system (EMS). We offer recordkeeping and regulatory tracking support and prepare periodic regulatory compliance reports, allowing customers the opportunity to outsource routine environmental compliance services. Liberty Environmental also provides the following services to help manage environmental compliance requirements:

  • Environmental Compliance Audits and Assistance with Voluntary Disclosures
  • Routine Environmental Reporting and Plant Environmental Management Services
  • Environmental Management System (EMS) Development
  • Regulatory Tracking and Interpretation
  • Environmental Permitting & Sampling
    • Industrial Stormwater
    • Wastewater
  • Spill Prevention and Contingency Planning, Facility Response Planning
  • Chemical Inventory Reporting (Tier II, Form R, TRI)
  • Supplemental environmental Project (SEP) and Economic Benefit (BEN Model) Penalty Assessment Assistance
  • Environmental Compliance Training
    • EPA & State Spill Programs, Spill Response and Reporting
    • Emergency Planning and Hazardous Communication Standards
    • Chemical Labeling & Management
    • Waste Management & Characterization
    • Hazardous Waste Generator Requirements
    • Air and Stormwater Pollution Prevention
  • Third-Party Environmental Permit Application Reviews
  • Expert Witness Testimony and Regulatory Agency Negotiation
  • Conditional Use Zoning Testimony

Strategic Planning Services

Liberty Environmental specializes in environmental assessments for new plant sites. We can also compare the “permitability” and local environmental climates at any number of candidate sites, in addition to providing  environmental due diligence services. Liberty Environmental helps identify environmental options for plant closures including maintaining valuable operating permits and banking valuable emission reduction credits.

  • New Plant Siting Environmental Impact and Fatal Flaw Analysis
  • New Plant Environmental Permitting and Negotiation
  • Plant Closure Environmental Management
  • Plant Expansion Environmental Strategies
  • Due Diligence for Mergers and Acquisitions
  • EHS Management Program Auditing and Recommendations
  • Regulatory Development Tracking and Preparing Comments
  • New Facilities Siting, Permitting and Negotiation
  • Odor and Dustfall Complaint Investigations and Forensic Services

Environmental and Safety Support in Food Manufacturing

Liberty has provided environmental and safety support to Hershey Creamery Company, manufacturer of Hershey’s Ice Cream, with headquarters in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania since 2012. Liberty has prepared environmental reports and developed environmental and safety management systems for Hershey Creamery Company’s manufacturing plant and distribution center. The environmental reporting has included the SARA Tier II Hazardous and Chemical Inventory reports; residual and municipal waste reports; and municipal recycling reports.