ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATORY COMPLIANCE
Provided the following EHS support services to client in aerospace sector:
On-site EHS staff augmentation for 8 months;
Reviewed, updated and established written EHS programs to ensure regulatory compliance and reduce risk (hazardous materials, hazardous waste, storm water, non-hazardous waste, air emissions and permits, Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plan);
EHS compliance gap assessments/audits;
Trained on-site teams on EHS compliance requirements;
Interfaced with regulatory agencies (on-site inspections, regulatory-required submittals including Hazardous Waste Business Plan through CERs);
Created, tracked and reported EHS metrics (energy and water consumption, waste);
Helped site prepare for corporate EHS compliance audits (against regulatory requirements and internal corporate goals).
Development of EHS Legal Registers for 40 facilities across the U.S.
Provided the following EHS support services to pharmaceutical client over four-year period:
Site gap assessment against corporate EHS requirements in preparation for internal compliance audit;
On-site staff augmentation services for 6-week period (managed storm water, hazardous waste, industrial wastewater programs and led update to on-site chemical inventory);
Supported on Hazardous Materials Business Plan reporting (through CERS);
Performed EHS risk assessments for proposed process changes;
Led update to on-site contractor EHS approval process;
Created consolidated EHS compliance calendar;
Answered questions regarding applicability of regulatory requirements to proposed process changes.
Conducted annual environmental compliance audits for sporting goods manufacturer as part of ISO 14001 management systems program activities.
Conducted annual EHS compliance audits for electronics recycler as part of ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 management system activities.
ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
ISO 14001:2015 Transition services to medical components manufacturer (two facilities); updated management system procedures to meet new standard and helped prepare for external certification audits (both facilities passed audit and were certified to new standard).
ISO 14001:2015 Transition services to provider of wastewater treatment and hazardous waste management services: updated management system procedures to meet new standard and helped prepare for external certification audit (facility was successfully certified to new standard).
Performed Environmental Aspects and Risks evaluation for biotechnology company as part of ISO 14001:2015 implementation. Also performed review and update of EHS Compliance Obligation Register.
Provide EHS management system support services to electronics recycler to ensure conformance to ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and the Responsible Recycling (R2) standard. Activities include program development, training, and corrective action support. Supported on transition to ISO 14001:2015. Client successfully completed audit and transitioned to the new standard.
Provided ISO 14001 management system support services to a manufacturer of water systems in preparation for external audit, including review and updates to system documentation (e.g. Legal Register) and EHS programs and procedures.
Conducted annual ISO 14001 internal audits for sporting goods manufacturer in preparation for external surveillance/re-certification audits.
Conducted annual ISO 14001 internal audits for hose manufacturer in preparation for external surveillance/re-certification audits.
Conducted annual OHSAS 18001 internal audits for aerospace manufacturer in preparation for external surveillance/re-certification audits.
Conducted annual sustainability reporting for pharmaceutical client including on-site data collection, calculation of required metrics, and submission of results to corporate.
Established sustainability program for aerospace client including recommending five-year energy, water and waste objectives for 40 facilities across the U.S.
Led operations team responsible for providing supply chain sustainability services to 45 customers in the retail, apparel, electronics, and manufacturing sectors; programs focused on conflict minerals and product chemical regulatory compliance.
Supported on creation of online platform for collection of product materials disclosures from supply chain as part of retailer’s chemical management and product compliance program. Regulations included EU REACH, EU RoHS, TSCA, California Proposition 65.
Advised specialty chemical company on TSCA applicability and requirements and assisted in preparation for agency inspection.
Created and implemented supplier sustainability survey for telecommunications customer in support of RobecoSAM Corporate Sustainability Assessment and Dow Jones Sustainability Index ranking.
As program manager for Clean Production Action, led on-going development of GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals chemical hazard assessment method and interfaced with organizations to promote use of safer chemicals in product design, procurement and specification processes.