Steve Reichow - NES, Inc. VP and EH&S Training Manager

Certified Dangerous Goods Professional

Certified Environmental, Safety & Health Trainer


Environmental Studies Major, California State University, Sacramento

A.S., Environmental Technology, Cosumnes River College, 1996

Steve Reichow

Vice President

Steve Reichow has been an essential part of NES, Inc. (NES) since 2005. He is responsible for overseeing all environmental health and safety training programs provided by NES as well as for teaching numerous compliance courses throughout the year to satisfy OSHA, EPA, and DOT regulations.

Mr. Reichow has extensive knowledge in characterizing, profiling, manifesting, transporting, and treating hazardous waste. He has nearly 20 years of experience providing consulting and training services regarding hazardous waste management, treatment, transportation, and disposal on behalf of government and private industry clients and has engaged in numerous hazardous waste management and transportation audits for clients throughout California.

Among his many achievements, Mr. Reichow has developed instructor-led and web-based training programs on behalf of various California utility companies to satisfy 22 CCR and 49 CFR training requirements for employees responsible for managing and transporting hazardous waste. He has also assisted in the development of Hazardous Waste Compliance manuals for Large and Small Quantity Generators concerning the proper handling, transportation, and disposal procedures for self-generated hazardous waste. Further experience includes responsibility for identifying, classifying, profiling, and manifesting self-generated waste for various remediation projects at sites throughout California. He has also assisted Large and Small Quantity Generators throughout the state with the identification, management, packaging, transportation, and disposal of their self-generated hazardous waste.

Mr. Reichow developed his practical proficiency through hands-on experience working as an Environmental Lab Pack Chemist at a local TSDF and while overseeing field operations for a firm specializing in hazardous waste management, transportation, remediation, and emergency response services. He has developed and provided training to satisfy OSHA, EPA, DOT, IMDG, and IATA training requirements for companies throughout the United States. He has delivered training presentations at the California CUPA Training Conference, Clandestine Laboratory Investigators Association Conference, and California Nevada Section American Water Works Association Conference.