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Training Opportunities

Training Opportunities

Training Opportunities

Training Opportunities

Learn the Lingo

  • On  June 8, 2016 in |
  • Learn the Lingo
  • Do environmental terms sometimes sound like a foreign language to you? If so, you’re not alone. Many businesses and communities have difficulty keeping up with the latest environmental lingo. This feature will cover some common environmental terms you may encounter.

Not All Air Emission Sources Require Air Permits

  • On  June 8, 2016 in |
  • General
  • Does your business use materials or conduct activities that can release air pollutants? These are called air emission sources and many businesses have them. Common examples include surface coating and painting, material handling activities and operating fuel-burning equipment such as boilers and heaters.

What to Expect During an Ohio EPA Inspection

  • On  March 16, 2016 in |
  • General
  • If you have not been through an Ohio EPA inspection, this article will give you a general idea of the inspection process and what to expect if an inspector does show up at your door.

Properly Managing Fluorescent Bulbs

  • On  March 16, 2016 in |
  • General
  • Does your business or institution use lamps? If so, it’s important that you are aware of Ohio EPA’s requirements related to disposal of lamps. Businesses, schools, retail stores, restaurants, offices and other non-household operations that generate waste lamps are subject to Ohio EPA’s rules. If you are throwing your lamps in the dumpster, you may be illegally disposing of hazardous waste.

Asbestos Notification Requirements for Demolition and Renovation Contractors

  • On  March 16, 2016 in |
  • General
  • Asbestos exposure can lead to serious health problems, so it is important for demolition and renovation contractors to be aware of and in compliance with Ohio EPA’s asbestos requirements.