HCR Insights

How Wastewater Must be Treated Before Being Released

February 14, 2017 | Mike Rumen Topics: Groundwater Remediation, Field Work, Groundwater Contamination, Environmental Cleanup

In today's world, there are many different industries that rely on processes that produce large volumes of wastewater containing organic compounds that can be harmful to the environment. Before the wastewater can be discharged into a body of water or sent to a treatment facility for further ... Read More

What is the Cleanup Process for Environmental Contamination?

July 28, 2016 | Levi Langevin Topics: Field Work, Environmental Cleanup

The goal of any cleanup program is to remediate the site quickly and redevelop the land in ways that benefit communities and local economies. Although cleanup strategies can vary from site to site, there are a few basic steps that are common across the board: Read More

What is a Superfund Site?

July 26, 2016 | Levi Langevin Topics: Environmental Cleanup

Image source: http://philadelphiaencyclopedia.org/archive/superfund-sites/ The EPA’s superfund program was developed in 1980 to clean up some the most contaminated sites in the country and respond to environmental emergencies such as oil spills or natural disasters. As of June 2016, there were over ... Read More