In order to bridge the gap between agencies and communities, ESC creates factsheets, presentations, and other documents that easily explain technical aspects of projects to the public.

Working with Citizens

For more in depth information on specific projects, see our Current Projects page

ESC Experience Working with Community Groups

Examples of previous documents prepared for the community


Our presentation, in collaboration with the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition, at the 4/30/2013 EPA Public Hearings on Proposed River Cleanup Plan in Georgetown

Our Second Collaborative community workshop with the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition-April 15th, 2013

Our collaborative presentation with the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition for a series of Community Workshops-April 9th

VIDEO: Presentation given to the Neuse Riverkeeper Foundation on PCBs

Our presentation to the Wildwood Missouri City Council regarding the Strecker Forest Development Site Human Health Risk Assessment

DRCC: treatment technologies for contaminated sediments

Our Lower Duwamish River Engineering Evaluation/Cost Analysis presentation

Duwamish River Cleanup Plan, presented by Peter and the Coordinator of the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition, BJ Cummings

Presentation for the Fort Ord Environmental Justice Network regarding Del Ray Oaks

Community involvement in Fort Ord: A Year of Progress through Technical Advising

FOEJN Public Comment

Fort Ord: Challenges, Successes, and Lessons for Communities

Fort Ord: Track 3 issues

FOEJN presentation on prescribed burning

Community Perspectives on the Fort Ord Cleanup

PCB’s, Your Health, and the World Around Us

Our presentation on Housatonic River Human Health Risk Assessment

Risk Assessment

Effects of PCBs on Human Health and Wildlife

Factsheets and White Papers:

PCBs 101 Factsheet

Superfund 101 Factsheet

Factsheet for the Quanta NJ Superfund site under the EPA’s Technical Assistance for Communities program

Factsheet regarding the constituents of concern for the Spokane River in Washington

Human Health Risks at Fort Ord White Paper


Comments on the Engineering Evaluation/Cost Analysis for Early Response Action at the Tittabawassee River/Saginaw River & Bay Site

Comments on the Corrective Measures Study for the Housatonic River

Comments on The Ward Transformer Superfund Site Operable Unit 1 Superfund Proposed Plan

Our comments on the Remedial Investigation for the Ward Transformer Superfund Site