Alan S. Kao, PhD
Alan Kao is Managing Principal of ENVIRON’s New England business unit and has more than 20 years of experience in compliance auditing, strategic regulatory compliance assistance, permitting, air monitoring, pollution control engineering and environmental due diligence for mergers and acquisitions. He has conducted or managed EHS compliance audits, RMP and PSM reviews, and Phase I environmental site assessments at over 1,000 industrial, manufacturing and commercial facilities, in order to assess the potential for significant environmental liabilities. Alan has completed numerous projects involving enforcement actions and responding to NOVs. He has provided strategic and technical support to industrial clients during negotiations with state and federal environmental agencies, state Attorney General’s offices, and local health departments related to enforcement actions regarding multimedia environmental compliance issues. These include alleged violations of CAA, CWA, RCRA, EPCRA and OSHA’s PSM standard. Alan has developed—and overseen the implementation of—necessary measures to bring facilities into compliance with permit conditions and regulatory requirements.