Dennis Ritter

Director of Industrial Compliance and Permitting

  • 30+ years in the Compliance Industry
  • (330) 854-5300 ext. 123
  • dritter@bjaam.com

Air Quality Services

BJAAM Environmental, Inc. is a full-service environmental contracting firm with over 20 years of experience in assisting manufacturing and industrial clients with their air quality services. We can provide senior professionals who have provided the following services:

  • Major source operating permits (Title V)
  • Major source installation permits (PSD and NSR)
  • Minor source installation and operating permits
  • Requests for determination
  • Annual air inventory reports
  • NESHAP threshold determinations and reporting
  • Greenhouse gas tracking and annual reporting

Our air quality services lead has over 30 years of experience working on complex, short-fuse projects with state and local regulators in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio. Industries served include steel making, chemical processing, warehousing, coal and limestone mining, fabrication, surface coating, and power generation.

EPCRA Reporting

BJAAM Environmental, Inc. is a full-service environmental contracting firm with over 20 years of experience in assisting manufacturing and industrial clients with their Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know (EPCRA) reporting responsibilities, including:

  • SARA Section 302 extremely hazardous substance (EHS) notificaiton
  • SARA Section 304 EHS release notification
  • SARA Section 311/312 inventory reporting (Tier I and Tier II)
  • SARA Section 313 release reporting (Form R)

Our EPCRA professionals have prepared hundred of Form R release reports for numerous industrial facilities, including chemical, steel making, metal fabrication/machining, aluminum processing and coal/limestone mining.

Industrial Waste Management

BJAAM Environmental, Inc. is a full-service environmental contracting firm with over 20 years of experience in assisting industrial clients with management of and reporting related to industrial wastes. Waste management tasks that we can provide senior professionals to assist you with include:

  • Waste characterization profiles
  • Preparation and implementation of a comprehensive Waste Management Plan
  • Hazardous Waste Biennial Reporting (PA)
  • Chemical Analysis of Waste preparation (Form 26R-PA)
  • RCRA Contingency Plan preparation
  • Waste Management training (RCRA, Universal and Residual)
  • Waste Management auditing

Multi-Media Compliance Audits

BJAAM Environmental, Inc. is a full-service environmental contracting firm with over 20 years of experience in forming multi-media environmental compliance audits for industrial operations, including steel, chemical, warehousing, and power and mining facilities. BJAAM can provide senior professionals to perform a full range of auditing services, including third-party audits, due diligence audits, or pre-agency audits. We will work with corporate and/or outside counsel to maintain attorney client privilege for project documents. BJAAM is experienced and flexible enough to craft an audit scope and report format to fit your specific project goals.

Miscellaneous Environmental Compliance Tasks

BJAAM Environmental, Inc. is a full-service environmental contracting firm with over 20 years of experience in assisting manufacturing and industrial clients with the following miscellaneous environmental compliance tasks:

  • Contingency planning
  • SPCC
  • PPC (PA)
  • SW3P (OH and WV)
  • GPP (WV)
  • RCRA Contingency
  • TSCA CDR Reporting
  • PWS Plan Approval Applications
  • NPDES Discharge Monitoring Reporting (DMR)

Wastewater/Stormwater Management

BJAAM Environmental, Inc. is a full-service environmental contracting firm with over 20 years of experience in assisting manufacturing and industrial clients with their wastewater and stormwater management responsibilities, including:

  • Individual NPDES wastewater and stormwater permitting
  • General NPDES stormwater permitting
  • NPDES monitoring and DMR preparation
  • Stormwater monitoring
  • Process wastewater characterization studies
  • Process wastewater feasibility studies
  • Wastewater treatment facility operation and maintenance evaluation/optimization
  • Stormwater management/best practice management enhancement studies
  • Pretreatment discharge permitting

Our wastewater and stormwater management professionals have prepared dozens of permit applications and wastewater/stormwater characterization and optimization studies and collected hundreds of NPDES monitoring samples for industrial, food preparation, warehousing, mining and power clients.