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Farallon's Q4 2018 Core Value Award Winners
February 14, 2019
Farallon encourages Employee-Owners to personally recognize colleagues and express appreciation for outstanding contributions and exceptional work. On a quarterly basis, Farallon gives special recognition and awards to a select group of fellow Employee-Owners who exemplify Farallon’s Core Values and contribute to company success. This quarter’s core value award winners were chosen by their peers...
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Farallon Celebrates 20 Years of Environmental Stewardship
November 19, 2018
 December kicks off Farallon’s 20-year anniversary as a leading environmental consulting firm. Founded on a vision of world-class expertise, Farallon has grown to nearly 100 employees in nine offices on the West Coast. Farallon’s founders opened the firm’s doors in 1998 to provide due diligence, site characterization, and remediation services using creative, forward-thinking solutions. “Farallon...
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Cleaner Air Oregon Completes Emissions Inventories
October 9, 2018
Oregon's Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is completing its review of the emission inventories submitted under the Cleaner Air Oregon (CAO) program. If you submitted an inventory, it would be good to request the reviewed/final emission inventory from DEQ. The person at DEQ who entered the data, performed QA/QC and did the initial review is Jonathan “JR” Giska, at 503-229-5178. JR can...
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Farallon Welcomes Chief Financial Officer Craig Recob
September 21, 2018
Farallon Consulting is proud to announce Craig Recob as its new Chief Financial Officer. Craig possesses extensive experience, having held chief financial officer and senior finance roles for a broad range of technology and financial services companies. His proficiencies include executive leadership, financial management, operational efficiency, strategic planning, forecasting and analysis, and...
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After Hours: Don Lance and the Bee Team
September 6, 2018
Sometimes, Farallon Senior Geologist Don Lance protects the environment by managing multimillion-dollar cleanup projects, and sometimes he does it one pollinator at a time. Don’s interest in bees started in the early 1980s in the Sonoran desert. A coworker’s honeybee hive swarmed—a natural event to create a new hive when the original hive is overpopulated—and Don was able to capture the swarm and...
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EPA Unveils e-Manifest Hazardous Waste Tracking System
July 6, 2018
By Thomas E. Long, Associate Environmental SpecialistA PDF of this article can be found here. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) debuted its national hazardous waste tracking system, the e-Manifest program, in all states on June 30, 2018. The e-Manifest program offers new manifesting and tracking options for hazardous waste generators, transporters, receivers, and brokers of hazardous...
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Revisions to the ASTM E1527-13 Standard
June 19, 2018
Are you ready for another round of revisions to the ASTM E1527-13 Standard?  Farallon Principal Tina Huff is active in the due diligence community and is a member of the task group responsible for revising this Standard.  Her latest publication can be found in the Environmental Bankers Association 2018 Summer Journal here.
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Senior Geologist Brian Kahl Joins Farallon's Irvine Team
May 15, 2018
Farallon recently welcomed Senior Geologist Brian Kahl to its offices in Irvine, California.  Brian is an accomplished environmental management professional offering over 30 years of experience managing environmental liabilities, evaluating environmental impacts, and implementing remedial solutions in the public and private sectors. Brian brings a wealth of experience in project management, field...
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Farallon Comes Together for Tiny Houses
March 22, 2018
Here at Farallon, we recognize the importance of community service and are proactive in volunteering and giving back to our local communities. Next month, employees from our Seattle and Issaquah, Washington offices will be providing labor to help build tiny houses for the Whittier Heights Tiny Village for Women. This effort is a perfect match for our employees, who are extremely resourceful...
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Amy Essig Desai Joins Panel at the EBI Environmental Summit on March 22, 2018
March 20, 2018
Farallon's Amy Essig Desai is joining a panel at the EBI Environmental Industry Summit in San Diego this week. On Thursday, March 22, she will join other younger corporate-level executives in an open dialogue to discuss where the industry is going and what next-gen employees look for in career and leadership opportunities. As a leader in an ever-evolving industry, Amy has a front-row seat to see...
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