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Solid Waste


Nova provides solid waste management consulting, engineering, compliance monitoring, and reporting for public and private sector clients to ensure compliance with all federal, state, and local environmental regulations. The Solid Waste Management Group provides solutions that maximize solid waste management efficiencies and minimize risks that can negatively affect site conditions, human health, and the environment.


Nova’s goal is to exceed client expectations through a combination of extensive site knowledge, unwavering project dedication, and client-centered communications. Nova staff evaluates applicable environmental regulations, acquires regulatory approvals for permits, and prepares contract documents for construction proposals in order to get competitive bids. The company strives to develop procedures that will streamline site activities for efficient operations and monitoring and ensure compliance obligations are met in a cost-effective manner.

Nova's Expertise

Nova professionals have extensive experience in solid waste management and consulting and consistently provide its clients with valuable insight into regulatory compliance, landfill construction, and ongoing monitoring and reporting. Nova professionals include Professional Engineers (PE), Professional Geologists (PG), hydrogeologists, environmental professionals, and Certified Groundwater Professionals (CGWP) with robust knowledge of solid waste systems and management. These Nova professionals have written Industrial Solid Waste Management Plans (ISWMP), landfill and transfer station permits, and Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP) and have designed landfill liners, leachate management systems, and landfill gas mitigation systems.


Landfill Gas Management & Reporting 

Leachate & Wastewater Management and Reporting

Remote Monitoring Systems

Industrial Solid Waste Management Plans

AutoCAD, GIS, and Database Management

Landfill Construction Certification

Landfill Gas Systems Operations

Annual Solid Waste & Landfill Gas Reports

Permit Compliance & Site Audits

Surface Emission Monitoring

Stormwater Pollution Prevention Planning

Landfill Soil & Groundwater Investigation

Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) and Construction & Demolition (C&D) Landfill Engineering

Contact Us. 

Elise Steger, PG | Senior Project Manager | E-mail | 612-357-8657

Terry Kaiser, PE, PG | Account Manager | E-mail | 651-643-0645

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Ask Us.

Nova Group, GBC (Nova) is an international advising firm providing innovative environmental and engineering services in the areas of risk assessment, investigation, management, compliance and corrective action activities.

Call: +1 855-440-9393

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