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NJ Licensed Site Remediation Professional Board Announces Date of Next Exam!

The Site Remediation Professional Licensing Board (the Board) will hold the next licensing exam on Wednesday April 22, 2020, in the National Conference Center – Holiday Inn in East Windsor, NJ (time to be determined). To sit for the licensing ...

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Brilliant adds to the Brilliant Team!

On Monday, September 23, 2019, Christopher Giaquinto joined the staff of Brilliant as an Environmental Scientist I.  Chris is a 2019 graduate of Rutgers University, New Brunswick with a Bachelor of Science in Ecology, Evolution and Natural ...

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Get a Leg Up on the Changes to the Site Remediation Reform Act

On August 23, Governor Phil Murphy signed legislation amending the Site Remediation Reform Act (SRRA). These amendments represent the first major changes to New Jersey's Landmark Cleanup Law, which was originally enacted in 2009, forever changing ...

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SRRA 2.0 is HERE!!!

On May 13, 2019, Senator Bob Smith (17th District) introduced S3682 (A5293 introduced by Assemblywoman Nancy Pinkin) after an extensive and ongoing stakeholder process. Phil Brilliant, owner of Brilliant, participated in the stakeholder process as a ...

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New Groundwater Quality Standards for PFOA and PFOS Impacts Site Remediation

On Monday, April 1, 2019 (not an April Fool) NJDEP proposed to establish specific ground water quality standards for perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS). The DEP reported New Jersey is the first in the nation to set ...

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Remedial Action Regulatory Timeframe for Sites with May 7, 2014 Remedial Investigation Deadline is 60 days away; unless....

The person responsible for conducting remediation shall complete the implementation of the remedial action and submit a remedial action report for a contaminated site within the following regulatory timeframes (NJAC 7:26E-5.8): For Sites subject to ...

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Amendments to the Private Well Testing Act Rule

Through a rule published in the New Jersey Register on September 4, 2018, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) amended the Private Well Testing Act (PWTA) Rules N.J.A.C. 7:9E. PWTA rule changes include monitoring ...

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NJ Drinking Water Quality Institute Request for Public Input for 1,4-Dioxane

The Drinking Water Quality Institute (DWQI) was established (Title 58:12A-20) to make recommendations including the development of maximum contaminant levels (MCLs), development of appropriate testing techniques to measure MCLs, and testing ...

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NJDEP Issues Notice Regarding Mandatory Use of NJDEP Online Services and SRRA Forms

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (Department) is sending this listserv as a reminder that in accordance with N.J.A.C. 7:26C-1.6(c), the use of the Preliminary Assessment (PA), Preliminary Assessment/Site Investigation (PA/SI), ...

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