Experience the fusion of creativity, expertise and an objective approach.

Best Practices Approach. We understand the tangible and intangible aspects of waste management, with a philosophy reflected in our systems, our actions and our results. Echelon personnel will take the time to understand you and your business. The key components of our system are:

I. Strategic View.

Enterprise-wide vantage point and overview of:

  • Operational model and subsystems
  • Organizational structure
  • Policies and procedures review
  • Trends and anticipated changes
  • Technology overview
  • Compliance imperatives
  • Stakeholder involvement

II. Waste Identification.

Modus operandi for all types of wastes:

  • Classification by regulatory status
  • Volume and variability control
  • Handling and disposal options
  • Segregation methods
  • Minimization techniques

III. Problem Definition.

Defining key initiatives, variables and associated problems:

  • Lack of synergy between programs
  • Employee training inadequate
  • No baseline for operations
  • Unanticipated wastes
  • Changes in regulations
  • Unsafe procedures
  • Organizational deficiencies
  • Inadequate staffing
  • Lack of waste characterization
  • Insufficiently trained workers

IV. Causal Relationships.

Relationships between people, processes and technologies

  • Cost controls by employee training to grasp standards
  • Waste minimization by definitive process segregation
  • Worker safety via mitigating hazardous risks
  • HazMat shipment security by increasing program integrity
  • Risk reduction by designing strong management programs
  • Facility security by applying understanding of the Big Picture

V. Industry & Regulatory Analysis.

Meeting EPA DOT and OSHA requirements, assessing:

  • Best Practices, benchmarks, vulnerabilities and trends
  • Regulatory Review Comparison

VI. Solution & Implementation.

Echelon best efforts solution & seamless implementation for:

  • Waste Disposal
  • HazMat Transportation
  • Supplemental Staffing
  • Program Development
  • Customized Training