Our Environment, Health & Safety (“EHS”) Practice strives to be the advisor of choice to companies providing workplace, environmental, product or food safety compliance solutions globally. The worldwide EHS market for these offerings is in excess of $100B, comprised of product, service and technology solutions providers, and growing at over 5% annually.
Key market drivers include: (a) the perpetual and rapidly evolving array of agencies, laws and regulations established to protect workers, consumers and the environment; (b) technological advances that have accelerated change, competitive displacement and disruption in the EHS sector, creating robust conditions for new capital formation and M&A activity; and (c) the emergence of enterprise-level solutions that bring myriad health & safety and environmental data streams across complex organizations into one, consolidated risk and sustainability management framework.
Key subsectors include:
Health & Safety: Products, services and software directed at Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and other agency-based compliance requirements for public and worker safety-related issues, management and reporting.
Testing & Certification: Testing, inspection and analytical services directed at product and food assurance, safety, chemical and nutritional composition, as required by the large body of rules stemming from multiple agencies around the globe, including the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) and the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) in the U.S.
Environmental Services: Engineering, analytic and implementation services directed at federal (Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)), state and local environmental compliance, management and reporting.