Coronavirus, COVID-19

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Environmental Health June 19, 2020

Long-term benefits of a successful environmental management system

Building a successful environmental management system (EMS) has several moving parts that need to be accounted for and organized in a way that is trackable and reportable.

By Patrick Domres
One of the most significant changes to CEQA guidelines is the analysis of the project’s transportation impacts. California now uses Vehicle Miles Traveled (VMT) to evaluate a project’s transportation impacts on the environment. Courtesy: Dewberry
Environmental Health May 22, 2020

Understand the difference between NEPA and CEQA

The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) are focused on the environmental impact of construction projects, but they have different emphases.

By Leslie Haglan
CFE Media and Technology websites (Control Engineering, Plant Engineering, and Consulting-Specifying Engineer and Oil & Gas Engineering) include a section with updates on coronavirus impacts on engineers along with a related newsletter. Courtesy: Control Engineering
Environmental Health March 17, 2020

COVID-19 impact on engineering, engineers

Engineers like facts and seek credible information sources on COVID-19 (Coronavirus) effects to the engineering-related world. Engineers also have technologies, processes and expert advice that can help. See Control Engineering highlights.

By Mark T. Hoske
Environmental Health June 10, 2019

Turning down the sound on environmental noise

The impact of environmental noise like construction, traffic, and even weather is an important, though often forgotten, part of the design process.

By Jeff Teel