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How to Use the Qualified Inspectors List

Each inspector on the list has met all the requirements to be a qualified inspector.

IDEM does not:

  • endorse any specific company or inspector.
  • regulate or control fees for cleanup and inspection services.

We recommend getting estimates from more than one inspector before signing a contract. Pay attention to the geographic area each inspector operates in, and the services each inspector provides.

How to Become a Qualified Inspector & Be Placed on the Qualified Inspector List

Each qualified inspector must complete and provide documentation of all of the following:

  • At least forty (40) hours of experience cleaning illegal drug labs, or similar work, such as emergency response operations, cleanup or remediation operations, corrective actions, or operations involving hazardous wastes that are regulated under the regulations of the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration at 29 CFR 1910.120. Documentation may include timesheets, reports or letters from employers showing 40 hours of experience.
  • Training for supervisors required by 29 CFR 1910.120(e) (Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response). This training must include 40 hours of training for general site workers and an additional 8 hours of specialized supervisor training. Documentation must include Training certificates signed by the instructor showing completion of the required OSHA training.
  • Training on cleanup of contaminated property provided by IDEM and passing. an examination on illegal drug lab cleanup with a score of at least eighty percent (80%).
  • Maintain the following insurance:
    • Professional liability insurance in the amount of at least one million dollars ($1,000,000).
    • Errors and omissions insurance in the amount of at least one million dollars ($1,000,000) per occurrence.
    • Pollution prevention insurance in the amount of at least three million dollars ($3,000,000).

Documentation must include certificate of Liability Insurance that shows the required insurance coverage.

A person who meets the following criteria and wants to be placed on the qualified inspector list may apply to IDEM for listing by completing the Application for Listing as a Qualified Inspector for Drug Lab (available on the IDEM Forms page).

Mail, deliver, fax or email the application, along with all supporting documentation to:

Indiana Department of Environmental Management
Office of Compliance Assistance MC 60-02P
ATTN: Illegal Drug Lab Cleanup
100 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2251

  • Phone: (317) 234-8752
  • Email: Safety at

Training for Qualified Inspectors

IDEM conducts training for qualified inspectors twice a year. There is no cost for this training. This training currently includes:

  • A presentation by the Indiana State Police Meth Suppression Section on meth labs in Indiana.
  • Requirements of Indiana's illegal drug lab cleanup rule.
  • Health and safety issues.
  • Sampling and lab analysis procedures.
  • Waste disposal requirements.
  • Insurance issues.

The next qualified inspector training classes will be held:

  • Thursday, July 31, 2014
  • Thursday, January 29, 2015

Classes are held at the Indiana Government Center North, 100 North Senate Avenue, Indianapolis, Indiana starting at 8:00 AM. Following the trainings, there will be an opportunity to take the examination for those seeking to become qualified. Please complete the Student Registration for Illegal Drug Lab Cleanup Training (available on the IDEM Forms page) which may be faxed to (317) 234-8752 or e-mailed to “safety at” to register for the training.

The List of Qualified Inspectors for Illegal Drug Lab Cleanups:

Last updated on February 27, 2014

All qualified inspectors provide inspection, testing and cleanup services throughout Indiana unless otherwise noted.

Qualified Inspectors for Illegal Drug Lab Cleanups
Company Location(s) Qualified Inspector(s) Phone Number(s) Additional Information
AbateTec Environmental, LLC Logansport, IN
Kokomo, IN
Peru, IN
Rochester, IN
James Vest (765) 210-4681 Services provided in Central and Northern Indiana
Bloomington, IN (812) 558-0880
Aegis Environmental, Inc. Greenwood, IN Philip Ball
Nicholas Carr
(317) 833-9000  
Alliance Environmental Group, Inc. Indianapolis, IN Paul Krick
Jeremy Malcom
Kent Shadley
(317) 865-3400
(800) 783-7523
American Meth Lab Cleanup ® LLC ® Columbus, IN
Fort Wayne, IN
Gary, IN
Indianapolis, IN
South Bend, IN
Les Carter
Jeff Izor
Joseph Mazzuca
Julie Mazzuca
Robert Norvell
Darin Sturtz
William Tyrell
(800) 959-6384
(317) 399-1339
(574) 307-6585
(219) 552-2327
(260) 632-7382
(812) 213-2279
State-wide Services
Ark Engineering Services, Inc. Indianapolis, IN Michael Oslos (317) 787-3700 State-wide Services
Bio-Meth Management, LLC. Fort Wayne, IN
Indianapolis, IN
South Bend, IN
Kokomo, IN
New Albany, IN
Evansville, IN
Louisville, KY
Scot Curneal
Matthew Duncan
Bill Everslage
Ernie Hughes
(260) 918-4222
(317) 489-9671
(574) 217-4133
(765) 416-3721
(812) 590-9061
(812) 774-9009
(502) 386-2803
Bio-Recovery Specialists, LLC. Crawfordsville, IN
Frankfort, IN
Indianapolis, IN
Kokomo, IN
Lafayette, IN
Andrew Hudspith
Matthew Weaver
Ryan Weaver
(765) 426-9659
(765) 426-9658
Chicago Crime Scene Cleanup Minooka, IL Michael Frakes
Dan Reynolds
(888) 571-0750  
Crisis Cleaning Bloomfield, IN
Evansville, IN
Fort Wayne, IN
Columbus, OH
William England
Donetta Held
Rick Held
James Plessinger
Denny Held
Rick Willimott
(877) 260-4828
(260) 247-3969
(812) 825-5999
(812) 774-9626
DC Environmental Solutions, LLC Muncie, IN
New Castle, IN
Chris Hill
Dennis Hill
(765) 744-3013
(765) 744-0346
State-wide services, located in east central Indiana
Early Environmental Contracting, LLC. Shelbyville, KY Robert Krausen
Allen Williams
(502) 647-3223  
Envirocorp, Inc. South Bend, IN Richard T. Brown
Christopher Burgo
R. Joseph Trojan
James "Ron" Wedel
(800) 323-2470
(574) 287-2282
Environmental Management Specialists, Inc. Steubenville, OH David Radabaugh (740) 278-3000
(614) 610-4774
Environmental Remediation Services, Inc. Fort Wayne, IN
Indianapolis, IN
A.J. Martin
Matthew Haddix
Sean Hofherr
Eric Hutchison
Steven Johnson
Daniel P. White
Rod Wilson
(260) 489-7062
(317) 247-6119
EnviroSolutions, Inc. South Bend, IN
Traverse City, MI
Westland, MI
Sean Hall, LPG (574) 233-3996
(574) 360-6971
Services provided in Central and Northern Indiana
Evergreen AES Crestwood, KY
Shelbyville, KY
Newburgh, IN
Fairfield, OH
Jimmie Burrier
Rodney Gibson
Joe Harvey
Eric Hunter
Gary Spanyer
Raymond Williams
(800) 566-2030
(812) 858-3151
(888) 625-5434
(502) 241-4171
(502) 633-3939
Heartland Environmental Associates, Inc. South Bend, IN Nivas Vijay (574) 289-1191  
Indiana State Decontamination Anderson, IN
Columbus, IN
Indianapolis, IN
Lafayette, IN
Muncie, IN
Rushville, IN
Zac Osborn (765) 216-3035 State-wide Services
Industrial & Environmental Services, LLC. Gary, IN Ralph Mora (800) 490-7334
(219) 939-5000
Innovative Environmental Services, Inc. Demotte, IN Juan Roldan (219) 730-5366  
K&E Environmental New Albany, IN David Edward
David Ehlers
Jason Karsner
Doug Shelburne
(812) 941-0250  
Paul Davis Restoration Fort Wayne, IN
Muncie, IN
Indianapolis, IN
Steven Mwaniki (800) 436-7510 Serves Northern and Central Indiana
Premium Environmental Services Newburgh, IN James Sundys
Nate Sermersheim
(866) 747-7455
(812) 853-2400
Protechs, Inc. Fort Wayne, IN Joe Clark
Kirk Hughes
Caleb Somerville
(260) 471-3165 State-wide Services
PuroClean by Osborn Muncie, IN Zac Osborn (765) 216-3210
(800) 216-3254
State-wide Services
SES Environmental Fort Wayne, IN Andrew Boester
Brian Smith
(260) 497-7645  
Springfield Enterprises, Inc. Harlan, IN Bret Miller
Jeremy Sessions
(800) 848-8259
(260) 657-3351
Sunpro Environmental Services Elkhart, IN John Bamber
Charles Johnson
Scott Lantz
(800) 488-0910 Serves Northern Half of Indiana
Talon Restoration & Cleaning, Inc. New Haven, IN Lori Lauer
Denny Metzger
(877) 748-4545
(260) 748-4545
Serves Northern Indiana
Three Rivers Environmental Churubusco, IN Elean Robson (260) 424-7360  
Trauma Technicians, LLC. Columbus, IN Marco Micola
Michael Micola
Marvin Pavlov
Rob Perkins
(866) 881-6262  
Ziron Environmental Services Chicago Heights, IL Rod Loosemore (708) 757-9601  

Reporting Problems with Qualified Inspectors

If you experience problems with a qualified inspector, such a failure to perform duties required by the rule, contact IDEM by phone at 800-451-6027, or by email at info at

IDEM does not regulate or control fees for cleanup and inspection services.