RECAP Contacts

If you have questions regarding the RECAP regulation please contact one of the Corrective Action Group members listed below. It is suggested that you contact the individuals via e-mail. We have provided contact persons by topic as well as by program name.

RECAP Contacts by Topic

General Questions

Dana Shepherd                                                   Carolyn Bourn
(225)219-3159                                                     (225)219-3529
dana.shepherd@la.gov                                      carolyn.bourn@la.gov

Toxicology/Exposure Parameters

Dana Shepherd                                                   Carolyn Bourn
(225)219-3159                                                     (225)219-3529
dana.shepherd@la.gov                                      carolyn.bourn@la.gov
 
Emad Nofal                                                           Ed Ballow 
(225)219-3509                                                    (225)219-3525
emad.nofal@la.gov                                            ed.ballow@la.gov

Site Investigation

Carey Dicharry                                                    Durwood Franklin
(225)219-3609                                                   (318)362-3050
carey.dicharry@la.gov                                       durwood.franklin@la.gov

Land Use

John Halk                                                            Carolyn Bourn
(225)219-3652                                                   (225)219-3529

john.halk@la.gov                                               carolyn.bourn@la.gov


Groundwater/Aquifer Use

Carey Dicharry                                                    Durwood Franklin
(225)219-3609                                                   (318)362-3050
carey.dicharry@la.gov                                       durwood.franklin@la.gov

Monitored Natural Attenuation

Dana Shepherd                                                Carey Dicharry
(225)219-3159                                                 (225)219-3609
dana.shephere@la.gov                                    careyd@deq.state.la.us


Data QA/QC, Evaluation and Usability

Ed Ballow                                                          Dana Shepherd
(225)219-3525                                                 (225)219-3159
ed.ballow@la.gov                                            data.shepherd@la.gov


Point of Exposure/Compliance

Dana Shepherd                                                   Carolyn Bourn                                            Ed Ballow
(225)219-3159                                                     (225)219-3529                                           (225)219-3525
dana.shepherd@la.gov                                     carolyn.bourn@la.gov                                ed.ballow@la.gov

Identification of Background

Carolyn Bourn                                                      
(225)219-3529                                                   
carolyn.bourn@la.gov                                       


Institutional Controls

John Halk
(225)219-3652
john.halk@la.gov

Domenico Model

Jason Meyers
(225)219-0719
jason.meyers@la.gov

Source Depth (Sd)

Carolyn Bourn
(225)219-3529
carolyn.bourn@la.gov

Soil Protective of Groundwater

Durwood Franklin
(225)219-3050
durwood.franklin@la.gov

Rulemaking and General Legal Issues

Donald Trahan
(225)219-3985
donald.trahan@la.gov

Soil Reuse

Tom Harris                                                           Jason Meyers
(225)219-3716                                                    (225)219-0719
tom.harris@la.gov                                              jason.meyers@la.gov 

Ecological Risk Assessment

Dana Shepherd
(225)219-3159
dana.shepherd@la.gov

 Data Format

Ed Ballow                                                           Erin Folse       
(225)219-3525                                                  (225)219-3485
ed.ballow@la.gov                                             erin.folse@la.gov


Total Petroleum Hydrocarbons

Durwood Franklin                                               Carolyn Bourn
(318)362-3050                                                    (225)219-3529
durwood.franklin@la.gov                                  carolyn.bourn@la.gov

Aquifer Tests

Carey Dicharry                                                    Durwood Franklin
(225)219-3609                                                  (318)362-3050
carey.dicharry@la.gov                                       durwood.franklin@la.gov

Additivity

Dana Shepherd                                                 Carolyn Bourn       
(225)219-3159                                                  (225)219-3529
dana.shepherd@la.gov                                   carolyn.bourn@la.gov

Appendix I

Durwood Franklin
(318)362-3050
durwood.franklin@la.gov

RECAP Algorithms & Calculations

Jason Meyers
(225)219-0719
jason.meyers@la.gov

Chemical & Physical Parameters

Carey Dicharry                                                    Carolyn Bourn                                               Ed Ballow
(225)219-3609                                                  (225)219-3529                                             (225)219-3525
carey.dicharry@la.gov                                       carolyn.bourn@la.gov                                  ed.ballow@la.gov

RECAP Contacts by Media

Solid Waste Issues

Tom Harris                                                       Jason Meyers
(225)219-3716                                                (225)219-0719
tom.harris@la.gov                                          jason.meyers@la.gov


Hazardous Waste Issues

Tom Harris
(225)219-3716
tom.harris@la.gov

Inactive and Abandoned Sites Issues

            John Halk
            (225)219-3652
            john.halk@la.gov

Underground Storage Tank Issues

Tim Knight                                                     Durwood Franklin
(225)219-3550                                             (225)219-3050                                                
tim.knight@la.gov                                        durwood.franklin@la.gov

Groundwater Protection Issues

Dutch Donlon                                              Carey Dicharry         
(225)219-3718                                            (225)219-3609
dutch.donlon@la.gov                               carey.dicharry@la.gov

 

Surface Water Issues

Emelise Cormier                                        Steph Braden        
(225)219-3510                                            (225)219-3187
emelise.cormier@la.gov                           steph.braden@la.gov

 

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