As part of your everyday business, and if you embark on new development projects, you need to manage your air emissions and minimize traffic & noise impacts. You also are required to comply with all applicable regulations – especially if you are looking to receive the necessary permits and approvals for a new project.
With 30 years of experience, FirstCarbon Solutions (FCS) provides standard analyses & assessments, research & peer reviews, mitigation strategies and legal & regulatory advice for managing your environmental outputs.
In addition to assessing the air quality impact of your operations and development activities, you may want to promote air quality as part of your long-term sustainability goals. FCS applies our extensive knowledge about greenhouse gas emissions, air pollution, health risks and other issues and proactively helps you through:
With FCS, you get support from a team of experts and professionals who are knowledgeable about the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and other regulations. Many of our specialists have served local districts involved in air quality control & regulations and are able to give you appropriate guidance on regulatory review.
If your organization is involved in property development or urban planning, FCS helps you assess the traffic impact of your project on the community. We also review existing road conditions, predict traffic impacts of your development project, as well as give you design recommendations and advice on the inter-modal aspects of transportation.
Our team of traffic experts performs a variety of services, such as traffic impact studies that include simulation & analysis, calming solutions and mitigation reviews. We develop traffic solutions that account for commuter behavior & travel patterns, parking & alternative modes, and effective signal designs based on the latest theories and traffic forecasting models.
Noise is another concern you need to address when working on a development project. Whether it is a commercial complex or an industrial facility, FCS provides environmental noise impact assessments that include noise analyses & monitoring, general plan noise elements and noise control compliance.
Our specialists offer their expertise in utilizing traffic noise prediction models and noise modeling tools for various types of projects, including recycling plants, parks and railroads. We also give expert testimony, legislative support and peer review to back your project.
Air quality, traffic and noise are business considerations that demand the attention and solutions only the experts can give, so expect nothing less from FCS than providing the guidance and support you need to improve your bottom line value.
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