Nov 15, 2019
At one time New Jersey had over 20,000 Known Contaminated Sites. Were these sites properly cleaned up or did the environmental contractor just go through the motions to fool the NJDEP.
Oct 12, 2019
Some oil tank removal companies do not follow the National Fire Protection Association( NFPA) and American Petroleum Institute (API) Technical Guidelines for Underground Oil Tank Removal putting NJ Homeowners in harms way.
Oct 08, 2019
Environmental Systems uses a Metal Detector and Ground Penetrating Radar to perform oil tank sweeps. Many companies just use a metal detector and miss buried Heating oil tanks.
Sep 20, 2019
There is no standard Oil Tank Sweep practices in NJ and the home buyer should be cautious. Missing a leaking heating oil tank can be quite expensive to remediate.
Aug 13, 2019
Improper Oil Tank removal can compromise a homes value if remediation is not completed in timely manner or by qualified individuals such as a LSRP.
Aug 12, 2019
Oil tanks can be comingled with other buried materials, or the tank is filled with sand. Not using Ground Penetrating Radar to identify subsurface structures are some reasons oil tanks are missed.
Aug 08, 2019
Removing a homeowner heating oil tank can be an important home improvement project. If the tank is not leaking then there is no problem. However, if the tank is leaking a NJ Licensed Site Remediation Professional may save the homeowner thousands.
Aug 05, 2019
Former and operating New jersey Gas stations can offer the highest risk to property a Buyer. Old soil and ground water contamination. Purchasing a gas station property without the proper investigation can be costly.
Aug 05, 2019
Many environmental companies provide phase 1 Environmental Assessment services. But how many of these companies use trained and experience personnel for completing these risk assesment services.
Aug 04, 2019
Residential and commercial Property owners now have a dedicated resource for finding out questions solutions to Environmental Issues and Heating Oil Tank Problems. ESI's LSRP free phone consultation help line can provide the necessary assistance.