Vice President, Environmental Compliance Services
Experience: 36 yrs
John Wellspring provides audit, environmental management, and compliance consulting services to industrial facilities, throughout the US and internationally, addressing air, storm water, community right-to-know, solid and hazardous waste, toxic substances, water/wastewater, and hazardous materials/substances.
Mr. Wellspring manages all phases of environmental compliance work, including permitting and reporting, permit negotiation, program and plan development, Management Systems, compliance audits, compliance assistance, waste management, pollution control evaluation, training, and sampling/analysis at facilities. He has completed over 100 multi-media environmental compliance audits for clients ranging from small private companies to fortune 500 corporations in a wide array of industries, states and countries, including serving as lead auditor for environmental, health and safety audits at complex chemical and industrial facilities.
Mr. Wellspring’s industrial experience includes chemical, pharmaceutical, automotive/automotive parts, metalworking/fabrication, secondary aluminum, foundries, metal plating, aerospace, defense, utilities, incinerators, mineral products, large appliance, plastic and fiberglass products, food/beverage, petroleum, ethanol and bio-fuel refineries, natural gas production and distribution, hospitals, asphalt plants, glass plants, wood product manufacturers, fertilizer/pesticide manufacturers, agricultural industries, waste treatment facilities, and petroleum products distributors. These industries are involved in a wide variety of manufacturing activities, including chemical mixing/synthesis/reactions, combustion/incineration, surface coating, plating, melting, heat treatment, casting, forging, forming, stamping, molding, extrusions, shot-blasting, welding, and finishing.
Mr. Wellspring has served as an expert witness, trainer and environmental manager, and is proficient in electronic reporting tools used by numerous state agency programs. He is a trained ISO 14000 Lead Auditor, and a 24-hour HAZWOPER Emergency Response Supervisor. Mr. Wellspring has completed professional project management training, and was a Master Level Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM) for a number of years. In addition, Mr. Wellspring has been a member of the Air and Waste Management Association since 1992. He has over 30 years of EHS compliance experience.