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Gain the same personal satisfaction and differentiation from other non-certified professionals that over 16,000 homeland security, environmental protection, engineering, health sciences, transportation, and public safety, professionals enjoy by earning one of IHMM's accredited certifications.

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Corporations, universities, and government agencies depend on IHMM accredited certifications to identify distinguished individuals. Maintain your certification to boost your career, validate your achievement, and provide public recognition of your commitment to public safety and the environment

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For over 30 years IHMM has been protecting the environment and the public's health, safety, and security through the administration of credentials recognizing professionals who have demonstrated a high level of knowledge, expertise, and excellence in the management of hazardous materials.

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IHMM and AHMP Announce Joint Ventures for Certificants and Members

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 11:48

The link here is an announcement of the first two of six joint ventures undertaken by IHMM and AHMP for the benefit of our certificants and members. We are acting together to strengthen our service to you all, increase the value of your participation with us and making the very most of our resources on your behalf.We thank you for your commitment to our communities of practice and for your outstanding professionalism and dedication to protecting public health, safety and our environment.      

Harmonization of Transportation Safety Requirements With IAEA Standards

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 16:31

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is requesting comments on a draft regulatory basis to support a proposed rule that would harmonize the NRC's regulations with the safety requirements of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) for the transport of radioactive material and the regulations of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). In addition, the proposed rule would make administrative, editorial, or clarification changes to the NRC's regulations. The NRC plans to hold a public meeting to discuss the draft regulatory basis and facilitate public participation.

Revising the WOTUS - Jonathan Adler

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 16:29

The EPA and Army Corps of Engineers are attempting to bring clarity to the muddy debate over the scope of federal regulatory jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act (CWA). In a new rulemaking, the two agencies are proposing a new definition of “waters of the United States,” to replace the definition adopted by these same two agencies in 2015. This new definition will identify the scope of waters and related lands that are subject to federal regulation under the CWA.

More Room for Improvement in the Permitting Process - Bipartisan Policy Center

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 16:27

Steps have been taken in the past few years to add transparency, coordination, and predictability to the federal environmental review and permitting process for infrastructure projects. Yet this work is far from over. Speeding up federal approvals, while securing the most optimal environmental and social outcomes, continues to be a bipartisan priority, with its potential to save time and money and attract private investment.

More Room for Improvement in the Permitting Process - Bipartisan Policy Center

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 16:26

Steps have been taken in the past few years to add transparency, coordination, and predictability to the federal environmental review and permitting process for infrastructure projects. Yet this work is far from over. Speeding up federal approvals, while securing the most optimal environmental and social outcomes, continues to be a bipartisan priority, with its potential to save time and money and attract private investment.

National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants: Stationary Combustion Turbines Residual Risk and Technology Review

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 16:21

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing amendments to the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) for Stationary Combustion Turbines to address the results of the residual risk and technology review (RTR) the EPA is required to conduct in accordance with the Clean Air Act (CAA).

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Recognizes CHMM and CDGT IHMM Credentials

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 17:25

IHMM is pleased to announce that, through the outstanding leadership and efforts of Mark Bruce, CHMM, and Treasurer of AHMP, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has formally recognized the IHMM CHMM and CDGT credentials. /sites/default/files/pictures/PA_CHMM_CDGT.pdf    This is a great example of IHMM and AHMP working together and what we can accomplish for our members and certificants and strengthening their communities of practice. Thank you Mark for your efforts on behalf of our industry.                      

Updated TSCA Inventory: What You Need to Know Now to Avoid Business Disruption

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 12:48

In 2016, after decades without any changes, Congress amended the Toxic Substances Control Act (the “TCSA”) with an eye towards updating and modernizing the regulatory regime for chemical substances. One of the elements of the amendments was to require the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) to update the TSCA Inventory List, which is the list of all chemical substances that are manufactured, processed1 or imported into the United States. Part of the update requirement was to identify which chemical substances are active in commerce or are “commercialized”.

EPA Proposal to Modernize the RCRA Ignitability Characteristic May Cause More Wastes to be Classified as Hazardous

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 12:46

On April 2, 2019, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed numerous changes to the ignitability characteristic under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), which is one of the methods used to determine when solid wastes must be managed as hazardous wastes under federal law (and, with limited variations, the law of all states). See 84 Fed. Reg.

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The EPA and Army Corps of Engineers are attempting to bring clarity to the muddy debate over the scope of federal regulatory jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act (CWA).

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