Environmental Compliance

Barg Coffin lawyers have extensive experience in all aspects of contaminated property remediation and hazardous waste management issues, including litigation, enforcement defense, and counseling. We represent manufacturers, developers, utilities, universities, biotech companies, solid waste management companies, and other clients on a broad range of contaminated property and hazardous waste issues, including matters concerning:

  • Federal waste laws, including the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), and PCB regulations under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)
  • State waste laws, including the California Hazardous Substance Account Act (HSAA)
  • Solid waste and hazardous waste facility permitting, including DTSC Tiered Permitting
  • Release reporting requirements
  • Medical waste
  • Radiological waste
  • Underground storage tanks
  • Recycling and composting, including recycling exemptions to solid waste and hazardous waste management requirements