University Services Building
The mission of Environmental Services is to ensure that The University of Iowa is in compliance with all local, state, and federal environmental laws and regulations. Environmental Services reports to Planning, Design & Construction within Facilities Management.
What We Do
Responsible for enforcement of Clean Air Act regulations which govern renovation or demolition activities which could disturb asbestos containing building materials. Duties include: Sampling / Asbestos Surveys, Remediation Oversight, Training, Recordkeeping & Outreach.
Compliance with Stormwater discharge permitting / NPDES (National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System), SWPPP’s (Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans). Review and approve site plans, site monitoring, outreach & education. More...
Compliance with Safe Lead Work Practices under OSHA lead in construction practices 29 CFR 1926.62 and RCRA (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act) disposal requirements for lead hazardous wastes.
Indoor Air Quality
First Stage Investigation of Indoor Air Quality complaints, including air sampling, occupant interviews and evaluation of identified spaces.
Identify and assist with hazardous material handling and waste spill clean-up projects per Regulation 29 CFR 1910.120
Collect and record data and retrieve samples from monitoring wells on University of Iowa Property where contamination from potentially harmful substances may have occurred per direction from Iowa Department of Natural Resources.
Sampling of Radon Levels in University of Iowa occupied buildings.
Environmental Services Staff
Steve Henneberry, Engineer III
Asbestos, Indoor Air Quality, Mold, Lead, Radon
cell phone: 319-631-0611
David Willis, Environmental Specialist
Asbestos, Indoor Air Quality, Lead, Hazwopper, Well Testing
cell phone: 319-631-2641
- Darice K. Baxter, CISEC, Environmental Specialist Stormwater Inspections, NPDES General Permit #2, SWPPP Design Review, Asbestos, Indoor Air Quality, Mold, Lead
U.S. Mailing Address
The University of Iowa
200 University Services Bldg.
Iowa City, IA 52242-1950