Areas of expertise for the activities and Consulting and Training Services provided WASTE - Environmental audits - Verification of compliance with environmental legislation - Verification of proper waste management in the companies - Assistance for waste classification, including through laboratory analysis - Consulting for waste disposal/recovery - Design of waste management plants (storage and treatment platforms, landfills, waste-to-energy plants, leachate treatment plants, etc.) - Supply of waste treatment plants (medical waste sterilization plants, waste selection plants, anaerobic digesters, waste-to-energy plants, WEEE recovery plants, inertization plants, etc.) - Execution of operational procedures for waste management in the company and/or in waste disposal/recovery plants - Development of practices for the request for authorization for Storage, Recovery and Disposal of hazardous waste - Execution of communications practices for the recovery of hazardous and non-hazardous waste - Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) - Registration in the National Register of Environmental Operators (waste transport and intermediation activities) - Assistance and development of practices for waste transboundary transport - Assessment of treatment and recovery methods of specific types of waste (such as railway sleepers, bottom ash) - Technical-legal assessment in relation to the application of the legislation for earth and rock excavation (waste or by-products) - Technical assistance for the implementation of the legislation on earth and rock excavation as by-products: development of the reuse Plan, sampling and laboratory analysis for the verification of chemical-physical characteristics of the land and the site, assistance for the compilation of shipping documents, interface with the relevant bodies - Design and supply of ABP treatment plants (animal by-products) - Interface with Competent Bodies and/or Judicial Authorities during site visits and/or administrative procedures - Technical assistance for industrial due-diligence - Assessment of production processes and waste produced, support to corporate decisions in terms of gains resulting from management methods - Design of waste management and separate collection plans - Technical assistance and internal training for the use of SISTRI - Training courses, corporate and/or ONE-TO-ONE courses and training on the proper Document Management of Waste and their classification - Drafting of the Environmental Declaration Form (MUD) - Consulting on asbestos remediation, disposal and transport - Monitoring and censuses for asbestos risk - Consulting for the transport of hazardous goods by road (ADR) - Notifications, Analysis and Disposal of PCBs - Technical Manager for the registration in the National Register of Environmental Operators LANDFILLS - Feasibility studies for the construction of landfill facilities on the basis of the population, waste production, waste treatment plants present in the area and the environmental impacts expected - Assessment of the suitability of the sites selected for the construction of landfill facilities - Design and assistance in the construction of landfills for the following types of waste: - Non-hazardous - Hazardous - Inert - Asbestos - Preparation of Plans required by the Legislative Decree no. 36/03 and the Directive 1999/31/EC: operational management plan, post-operational management plan, financial plan, monitoring and control plan, environmental restoration plan and adjustment plan - Development of practices for obtaining the authorizations for the construction and management of landfills (EIA-IEA) - Technical assistance and consulting for the management of landfills - Training courses on the proper management of landfills, the checks to be carried out, the recognition of problems and their solution - Execution of operational procedures for the basic characterization of incoming waste - Design of capping of landfills - Supply of construction materials (geomembranes, geotextiles, etc.) and accessory elements (leachate collection wells, biogas collection network, biogas extraction wells, etc.) - Design of leachate and biogas collection network - Design of biogas combustion plants for the production of electric energy - Design and supply of on-site leachate treatment plants - Design and supervision of works for securing and/or remediation of landfills - Technical assistance for the execution of verifications required by the Monitoring and Control Plan - Sampling and laboratory analysis of environmental matrices, as required by the Monitoring and Control Plan REMEDIATION - Characterization plans of contaminated sites - Geotechnical and environmental investigations, sampling, analysis and monitoring for the characterization - Site-specific environmental risk studies and analysis - Simulation studies of the transport of pollutants - Design of securing and remediation interventions - Supervision of works during securing and remediation of contaminated sites - Design of environmental restoration and rehabilitation - Design, construction and management of groundwater remediation plants - Design, construction and management of phytodepuration plants - Execution of remediation interventions with a qualified staff - Restoration interventions with substitute materials - Consulting for asbestos remediation - On-site measurement of pollutants with portable instruments (radioactivity, volatile organic substances, etc.) POLLUTION FROM PHYSICAL AGENTS - Determination of the acoustic requirements of buildings - Verification of sound pressure in the workplace and instrumental measurements in the external environment and residential places - Civil and industrial projects of sound remediation - Design and construction of sound absorbing barriers - Monitoring and assessment of electromagnetic pollution - Risk assessments of vibration and microclimate in the workplace ENERGY - Design and assistance in the construction of energy recovery plants from renewable sources: - WIND - BIOMASS - SOLAR - PHOTOVOLTAIC - GEOTHERMAL - HYDROELECTRIC - Design and assistance in the construction of energy recovery plants from waste: - WASTE-TO-ENERGY PLANTS - COGENERATORS - GASIFIERS - PYROLISIS - Environmental impact assessments of the environmental sustainability of public/private buildings (energy analysis, algae cultivation on the surfaces of buildings, etc.) WATER - Design of treatment plants of civil and industrial wastewater and first flush rainwater - Design of water potabilization plants - Design of “greywater” reuse plants (rainwater, domestic sewage excluding foul water) - Identification of the most innovative and useful systems for wastewater treatment - Supply of wastewater treatment plants (biological, chemical-physical, reverse osmosis, filtration, disinfection, etc.), potabilization plant of water intended for human consumption, water reuse plants, seawater desalination plants - Execution of practices for obtaining the authorization for wastewater discharge - Chemical and bacteriological analysis of industrial and civil wastewater, process water and water intended for human consumption - Assistance in the management of wastewater depuration plants - Studies of the odour impact resulting from wastewater depuration plants, design of containment measures and supply of covering systems of tanks present in the plants - Technical assistance for obtaining the authorizations for the draining of public water (from wells/surface water courses/public supply/public aqueducts, Industrial Consortia) - Supply of chemical additives and consumable materials for the operation of the plant - Monitoring of surface water courses, lakes and seas for the assessment of water quality by considering the illegal dumping - Verifications of industrial and civil discharges - Design and implementation of requalification interventions of surface water courses and river areas AIR EMISSIONS - Execution of practices for obtaining the authorization for air emissions - Design and management of fumes abatement plants - On-site verifications of compliance with the technical standards of chimneys - Assistance to comply with the authorization requirements - Supply of instruments for the monitoring of air emissions, air quality and indoor air (such as instruments for the detection of odors, instruments for the continuous monitoring of air emissions, etc.) - Supply of chemical additives and consumable materials for the operation and / or maintenance of air emissions abatement plants - Supply of plants for odour abatement and related deodorizing chemical additives (such as, scrubbers, etc.) - Sampling and chemical-physical laboratory analysis - Studies of dispersion of pollutants in the atmosphere and return to the soil - Design of air quality monitoring plans - Studies of the impact resulting from odor emissions and containment measures EIA, IEA and AUA - Verification of the applicability of IEA or AUA to the projects to be implemented - Execution of practices for obtaining authorizations, including all the technical planimetric and geological drawings, agronomic reports, landscape reports and incidence studies, required by the legislation - Assistance during the administrative process of issuing of authorizations and the conference of services INNOVATIVE PROJECTS - Use of algae for wastewater depuration and flue gas from cogeneration processes - Use of the algal biomass for the production of biogas - Woody biomass cogeneration plants - short chain - Off-shore wind parks - Algae massive cultivation plants for food and pharmaceutical purposes SERVICES FOR MUNICIPALITIES - Design and construction of ecological areas and waste transfer stations - Study of different types of waste to be destined to separate waste collection (paper-plastic-glass-clothes-vegetable oil-appliances-batteries- neon lamps) - Projects for the initiation and implementation of waste separate collection - Supply of waste collection systems, including separate collection, and waste collection and transport vehicles - Technical assistance for the compilation of MUD - Technical-legal assistance on environmental issues - Monitoring and assessment of electromagnetic pollution - Activation of emergency plans for natural disasters and activities subject to major accidents - Monitoring of landfills and contaminated sites - Design and supervision of works for securing and/or remediation interventions of landfills - Surveys and product analysis of municipal waste - Biological monitoring (BEI - Biological extended index and IFF- index of river functionality) - Monitoring of radioactive elements, volatile organic substances, electromagnetic fields with portable instruments - Monitoring of environmental noise and acoustic zoning - Design and supply of acoustic barriers - Preparation of the forest fire fighting plan - Technical and administrative verification on state-owned property - Design and construction of green areas - Design and construction of energy parks in urban areas - Organization of public events to raise public awareness of environmental issues SAFETY IN THE WORKPLACE AND CONSTRUCTION SITES - On-site verification of conformity, analysis of critical issues and risks and preparation of the Risk Assessment Document (RAD) - Occupational and Safety Manager (RSSP – ASPP) - Assessment of the electrical risk and the lightning risk - Assessment of the risk arising from the manual handling of loads - Air monitoring in the workplace for the determination of concentration of polluting and/or hazardous substances and the preparation of the Assessment Document of the Risk of Exposure to Chemical Agents, Carcinogens, Biological Agents; - Analytical surveys and assessment of the exposure of workers to asbestos; - Instrumental measurements of hand-arm and whole-body vibration and preparation of the risk assessment document - Instrumental measurements of noise and preparation of the risk assessment document - Instrumental measurements of electromagnetic fields (EMF) and preparation of the risk assessment document - Environmental measurements of microclimatic factors and preparation of the risk assessment document - Preparation of the risk assessment document of risks arising from artificial optical radiation - Execution of specific analytical investigations in the workplace - Verification of conformity of pressure equipments - Verification of conformity of work machinery and equipment and preparation of the residual risk assessment document - Preparation of risk protocols in case of entrusting of works to outside firms (DUVRI) - Assessment of risk from work-related stress - Coordinator in the design phase and during the execution of works - Consulting on the adoption and use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) - Training and information courses of workers and their representatives and/or managers - Specific training: drivers of vehicles and work equipment, PES/PAV, workers in confined areas, training in the use of PPE - Drafting of the preliminary notification and the Safety and Coordination Plan - Drafting of the Operational Safety Plan (OSP) - Drafting of the Scaffolding Installation, Operation and Removal Plan (PIMUS) - Drafting of Safety Management Plans in sports facilities and places of public entertainment - Supply of PPE, CPE, signage, equipment for the management of hazardous substances (cabinets, absorbent materials) - Supply of plants for the sanitation of the workplace - Assessment of major-accident hazards - Studies on safety - Notification and information sheets to the population in accordance with the current legislation - Internal emergency plans - Safety management system - Technical report on Major Accident Hazards FIRE PREVENTION - Drafting of the Fire Risk Assessment - Drafting of the assessment of risk from explosive atmospheres (ATEX) - Design of fire prevention systems and supply of fire protection equipment - Execution of practices for obtaining the Fire Prevention Certificate (FPC) - Drafting of the Emergency and Evacuation Plan with floor plans - Fire prevention register - Training of corporate firefighting teams - Assistance for the training activities on fire prevention - Supply of fire protection PPE/CPE FOOD - Realization of self-control systems for the drafting of operating procedures and instructions in accordance with HACCP principles - Laboratory analysis of food and drinks - Training of personnel on food hygiene - Elaboration of guides including good hygiene practices, risk analysis and management of critical points (CCPs) - Technical assistance for the request and obtaining of hygienic-sanitary opinions for canteens and places serving food and drinks - Conducting internal audits to check the conformity of the places serving food and drinks with current legislation CERTIFICATIONS - Preparation and implementation of business management systems through the preparation of manuals and procedures, internal audits, training for the transfer of skills and procedures to the corporate functions, assistance during audits by the certifying body for obtaining Voluntary Certifications: - ISO 9001 – Quality management systems – Requirements - ISO TS 16949 - Quality management systems in the automotive sector - ISO 14001 – Environmental management systems – requirements and user guide - EMAS - Instrument which allows companies to assess and improve the environmental performance and provide customers with information on their environmental management - OHSAS 18001 – International standard for the certification of the occupational health and safety system - ISO 22000 – Standard regarding the safety of the whole supply chain - Integrated Management Systems - EU Ecolabel - European Union label for the ecological quality which rewards the best products and services from the environmental point of view TRAINING - Training activities for managerial and operational levels, both indoor and outdoor, regarding environment and safety in the workplace - ONE-TO-ONE training with those responsible for environmental management in companies, including training and audits to analyze each individual company. Examples of training topics: - Proper document and operational management of waste; - Classification and characterization of hazardous and non-hazardous waste; - Authorization procedures; - SISTRI; - Environmental responsibility and organizational model in accordance with the Legislative Decree no. 231/01; - Depuration of civil and industrial wastewater: operational management and environmental controls; - The Integrated Environmental Authorization: field of application and development of legislation on industrial emissions - Sampling techniques of environmental matrices (soil, water, air) and waste - Organization of conferences, seminars and study days for public and private companies and control bodies in the fields of environment and safety in the workplace - Organization of corporate events for the promotion of eco-sustainable activities carried out with the provision of educational and promotional material, in Italian and in other languages - Organization of events to raise public awareness of environmental issues
Consulting, Design and Training Services in the Fields of Environmental Protection and Safety at Work.