WHO WE ARE

INNOVATIVE + EFFICIENT ENVIRONMENTAL SOLUTIONS

WHO WE ARE

INNOVATIVE + EFFICIENT ENVIRONMENTAL SOLUTIONS

Smith Gardner is an industry leading environmental engineering firm delivering innovative and efficient solutions.  Half of the S+G staff has been consulting to the solid waste industry since Subtitle D was promulgated and we excel in the areas of:

RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

Managing Environmental Assets

RECOVERY

Reclaiming Usable Resources

REMEDIATION

Reversing Environmental Damage

As the industry evolves, we continually work to help clients increase efficiency, maximize recovery and remediate where necessary. Our history guides our future to continually improve upon process technology, practices and development.

OUR MISSION & VALUES

OUR VALUES ARE THE DRIVING FORCE BEHIND OUR MISSION

To provide our clients with innovative yet sensible solutions by being highly responsive, detail-oriented, and employing effective and consistent communication.

As an employee-owned company, every single day our focus is on our clients. By increasing efficiency and providing highly responsive service, we keep projects running smoothly and relationships strong, and that drives our business forward. We also believe that community and industry participation benefit us all, so we actively share our knowledge with industry leaders and other consulting firms to drive innovation and uncover the most effective solutions in the market.

Our goal is to help clients achieve the greatest return on investment while maintaining environmental compliance. We achieve this vision through teamwork, respect, accountability, integrity, innovation, and involvement.

THESE VALUES POWER EVERYTHING WE DO

TEAMWORK

We promote and support a diverse, unified and efficient team.

INTEGRITY

We are ethical in every action that we take.

RESPECT

We honor the rights and beliefs of our fellow associates, clients and partners.

INNOVATION

We are creative in delivering value to our clients.

ACCOUNTABILITY

We accept our individual and team responsibilities and we meet our commitments.

INVOLVEMENT

We actively support our industry and local communities.

ENVIRONMENTAL & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

COMMITTED TO DEVELOPING SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES

As leaders in environmental consulting, it is our responsibility to develop environmentally appropriate practices for the future. We do this through our involvement with:

Environmental Research & Education Foundation, an independent foundation committed to sustainable waste management practices.

Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), a professional association dedicated to advancing the solid waste industry through resource management.

Carolina Recycling Association (CRA), a non-profit committed to waste reduction and recycling efforts.

United States Composting Council (USCC), a non-profit dedicated to improving recycling and organics composting.

SUPPORTING OUR COMMUNITIES

Industry Thought Leader
S+G staff continually share our experience with industry and other environmental professionals through presentations and papers (see Publications) to advance our field.

North Carolina State University (NCSU)
This commitment also extends to our local community where we provide scholarships to future engineers at NCSU through the Dr. Gregory N. Richardson Endowment Scholarship and the Smith Gardner Graduate Award. We provide support to the NCSU Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering Department through participation on the Industry Advisory Board (IAB).

STEM Education
We support STEM education programs from elementary to high school, through in-class events, site tours, judging at science fairs, and support for Science Olympiad teams.