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Carlson Environmental Turns 30!

Carlson Environmental Inc. is happy to announce that this April marks our 30th year in business! Founded in 1988 by Dr. Richard J. Carlson, Carlson Environmental has grown from a small firm of just two employees, to a family of…

Environmental Due Diligence – It’s Not Just For Buyers

Phase I Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs) have become commonplace and they are the foundation of environmental due diligence efforts for prospective real estate buyers, but they can also be a valuable tool for the well-prepared seller on the other side…

Illinois To Mandate Drinking Water Testing In Schools

Illinois lawmakers have taken a step to protect the health of the children of Illinois and eliminate the lead within school drinking water supplies.  Illinois is soon to be one of the few states to require all pre-kindergarten to fifth…

The Big Cover-Up

Engineered barriers have become the most common cleanup strategy used to obtain No Further Remediation (NFR) letters from the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency’s (IEPA’s) Site Remediation Program (SRP), and it is no wonder. Barriers are a flexible and economical alternative…

The Best Defense is a Good Offense

Property Owners: Protect yourself with an effective environmental management program What’s the risk for property owners? Under the strict, joint and several liability provisions of CERCLA (aka Superfund), property owners are potentially liable for cleanup costs on the same legal…

Drugs in My Drinking Water?

According to the Alliance for the Great Lakes “Recent tests have found very low levels of pharmaceuticals in Lake Michigan at the water intakes for major metropolitan centers like Chicago and Milwaukee. Testing of drinking water outside the Great Lakes…

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