Karen Nelson

ERI’s Updated SBA Flowchart

ERI’s Updated SBA Flowchart

We prioritize keeping you well-informed, and to uphold this commitment, ERI has recently updated our flowchart to incorporate revisions to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for 7(a) and 504 Loan Programs, which became...

Effortless Environmental Engagement with ERI

Effortless Environmental Engagement with ERI

While we at Environmental Risk Innovations (ERI) are in the environmental consulting business, we are also in the customer service business, which is why we strive to make it easy for people to communicate with us. Whether you have an environmental report you want...

Phase I ASTM Standard and the EPA Final Rule

Phase I ASTM Standard and the EPA Final Rule

On December 15, 2022, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) issued the final rule that amended the All Appropriate Inquiries (AAI) Rule to reference ASTM E1527-21 Standard Practice for Environmental Site Assessments: Phase I Environmental Site...

Rapid, Affordable … Environmental Screen

Rapid, Affordable … Environmental Screen

In 2017, to meet the needs of ERI’s clients for a rapid, cost-effective environmental review for smaller commercial loans, ERI developed the Environmental Screen.  Six years later, due to demand by several clients for an enhanced version of our original...

Chip Padgett Retires from ERI after 18 years

Chip Padgett Retires from ERI after 18 years

The Environmental Risk Management (ERI) team saw one of its members sail into the sunset when long-time employee Chip Padgett officially retired on June 30th, 2023.  Before we let him go, however, the team marked this special occasion by gathering at Suffolk Punch...