Solid Waste & Recycling

First Environment has considerable experience providing a range of environmental consulting and solid waste/recycling services to a variety of clients. Our in-house staff includes Certified Recycling Professionals (CRPs) and experts with experience developing and implementing solid waste and recycling programs so that they are integrated with existing systems and procedures. Our professionals have proven expertise in helping municipalities increase recycling performance, coordinate household hazardous waste and e-waste programs, ensure compliance with state and federal regulations, and assist recycling and composting facilities in realizing cost savings through environmental resource recovery programs. We also continually support waste management providers and facilities with greenhouse gas management services, including technical consulting, emission reductions, and verification/validation.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Regulatory compliance and multimedia audits
  • Environmental management system design, implementation, and auditing
  • Environmental resource recovery program planning
  • Sustainability planning
  • Greenhouse gas emissions reduction and verification

Our Work

Nationwide Audit of Veterans Health Administration Solid Waste Streams and Recycling Program Activities

Client: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Location: Various Locations, Nationwide

RINs Verification Engineering Review Report for Fresh Kills Landfill

Client: Element Markets, LLC New York City, Department of Sanitation
Location: New York, NY

Engineering Review Report for the Blue Line Transfer Facility

Client: The Prasino Group Blue Line Transfer, Inc.
Location: San Francisco, CA