• On June 15, 2018, EPA Administrator signed a proposed action to establish no additional regulatory requirements under the Clean Water Act (CWA) section 311(j)(1)(C) authority for CWA hazardous substances (HS) discharge prevention. Based on an analysis of the frequency and impacts of reported CWA HS discharges and the existing...

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  • The Wisconsin CHMM Chapter is again offering the Essentials of Hazardous Materials Management (EHMM) on July 24-28, 2018 at the Hilton Garden Inn Milwaukee Park Place.  We are expanding the course to 3 and a half (3 1/2)  days to allow us to cover additional material at a more measured...

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  • Welcome to FET – the preferred organization for Environmental Professionals.  “My goal is to have more engagement of members with FET, get our younger members more involved with FET, and provide more benefits to FET members (including technical information and resources)” – Patrick Rego, FET President

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  • Join FET and receive a monthly subscription to EnviroNotes.  The newsletter includes technical articles, calendar of events, plus information on chapters and other fun stuff. Check out a sample newsletter from January 2015 under Sample Newsletter on the right menu.

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  • Want to be an exhibitor at Environment 2018? Send FET an email and we’ll get you on the list to receive information on Environment 2018 conference and exhibition in October 2018.

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Welcome

Welcome to FET – the preferred organization for Environmental Professionals.  FET has been educating and developing excellence in environmental professionals since 1982.  Take a minute to navigate our site and see how FET can benefit you and your business.
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Proposed Rulemaking on Clean Water Act Hazardous Substances Spill Prevention

On June 15, 2018, EPA Administrator signed a proposed action to establish no additional regulatory requirements under the Clean Water Act (CWA) section 311(j)(1)(C) authority for CWA hazardous substances (HS) discharge prevention. Based on an analysis of the frequency and impacts of reported CWA HS discharges and the existing framework of regulatory requirements, EPA...
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Essentials of Hazardous Materials Management Course:  July 24-28, 2018

The Wisconsin CHMM Chapter is again offering the Essentials of Hazardous Materials Management (EHMM) on July 24-28, 2018 at the Hilton Garden Inn Milwaukee Park Place.  We are expanding the course to 3 and a half (3 1/2)  days to allow us to cover additional material at a more measured pace. The EHMM course provides...
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Ethics for Professional Engineers

FET will be hosting a 2-hour Ethics Program on Tuesday, June 19th from 2:00 – 4:00 PM in Milwaukee. This program will satisfy the ethics training requirement for the biennial Professional Engineer (P.E.) certification.  6-19-18 PE Ethics
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USEPA Announces Release of National Priorities: Per- and Poly-fluoroalkyl Substances (PFSA) Request for Application

The U.S. EPA is issuing this Request for Applications (RFA) to better understand the impacts of per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) on water quality and availability across the U.S.  The Agency is seeking new information on 1) the fate and transport of short (C4 to C7) and long-chain (? C8) PFAS in the environment,...
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EPA issues final nonattainment area designations for the 2015 ozone standard

On May 1, 2018, EPA issued final nonattainment area designations for the 2015 ozone standard. The final nonattainment areas include parts of counties in eastern Wisconsin (see table).  These final designations differ significantly from the intended nonattainment areas EPA proposed in their 120-day letter to the state. Final designations will be effective 60 days...
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