Clyde Buchanan

Director of Compliance Assistance

Mr. Buchanan is the Director of Compliance Assistance. Prior to joining Novesis in 2013 Mr. Buchanan served as a Regulator for the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) in the Bureau of Land and Waste Management.

Mr. Buchanan is the Director of Compliance Assistance. Prior to joining Novesis in 2013 Mr. Buchanan served as a Regulator for the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) in the Bureau of Land and Waste Management.

As a former state regulator, his experience coordinating statewide compliance inspections, compliance assistance programs and outreach brings valuable perspective on how to effectively navigate state regulatory processes. Mr. Buchanan has developed and conducted presentations regarding hazardous waste regulatory requirements at various state and national forums. His achievements have been recognized on an agency and national level. He brings 'a boots on the ground' perspective drawing upon his experience to advise clients and provide an analytical approach to support a wide range of projects across environmental media. He is a highly successful and respected advocate, who helps clients achieve their environmental goals and objectives.

His specialties include design, coordination and implementation of facility inspection programs, onsite RCRA training and customized audits to address facility waste management activities and compliance standards.