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Education Center – Washington D.C.

A national chain of early childhood education centers chose the location of its Washington D.C. project on property known to have soil and groundwater contamination left behind from its former uses. The building designers chose to employ a vapor intrusion mitigation system.

2017-11-29T08:41:27+00:00November 22nd, 2017|

Contaminated Soil

Before selecting a contractor and breaking ground for a new structure, it is important for an environmental professional to conduct a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment and, if warranted, a Phase II investigation, which may include testing for the potential of vapor intrusion.

2018-04-03T10:50:33+00:00October 1st, 2017|

Bank – South St. Louis County

The bank elected to have a chemical vapor barrier installed because many former car service centers used fluids and chemicals that may have emitted toxic gasses into the subsurface soil vapor.

2017-11-29T08:41:41+00:00August 7th, 2017|

Vapor Mitigation Strategies’ Director of Technical Strategies and Applications Earns Certified Inspector Credentials

Vapor Mitigation Strategies’ Director of Technical Strategies and Applications Earns Certified Inspector Credentials Wes Robb furthers VMS’ expertise in the field with Land Science Certification St. Louis-based Vapor Mitigation Strategies, a Wellington Environmental company, announces Director of Technical Strategies and Applications Wes Robb is now a Certified Inspector of the [...]

2017-06-27T11:15:32+00:00June 7th, 2017|

Time With The Boss – Wes and Jackie Robb

Time With The Boss - Wes and Jackie Robb Industry: environmental consulting Jackie’s Responses What was your first job? Co-op job in the water and soil laboratories at Consol Coal Co. (surface mining operations) in Pinckneyville, Illinois. What was your worst job? Selling coupon books over the phone during a [...]

2017-06-27T11:10:37+00:00June 7th, 2017|

Vapor Intrusion: What FMs Need to Know

Vapor Intrusion: What FMs Need to Know Vapor intrusion is the migration of potentially harmful chemical vapors into a dwelling or occupied building from a subsurface source. This migration can lead to an accumulation of chemical-containing vapor. Evidence of toxic vapor intrusion is often found at various sites where [...]

2017-06-27T11:05:59+00:00April 26th, 2017|