Why Pollard Environmental?

Here are eight Reasons Why…


Pollard Environmental is a Virginia licensed Class A Contractor. All of our work is performed in accordance with applicable laws and codes, through the appropriate authorities, and with the proper documentation. As recommended by the Virginia DEQ, our reports are signed by a Virginia Certified Professional Geologist.


We have earned a reputation for providing accurate, objective, and thorough consultation and petroleum storage tank inspection services, which is important in Virginia because there is no certification or license for this type of work. We have earned the trust of Virginia’s oil companies, environmental regulatory offices, code officials, real estate community, and most importantly, our clientele.


Our personnel have over 140 years of combined experience in the environmental industry. We are recognized throughout Virginia as experts at assessing and remediating petroleum releases from underground storage tanks. Company President, John Pollard, has served on multiple advisory groups to the VDEQ for development of corrective action protocol pursuant to heating oil releases to the environment.


We have helped over 5,000 clients resolve issues with their petroleum storage tanks. The many appreciative letters and testimonials from our clients attest to our careful and professional work, and our rating with the Central Virginia Better Business Bureau has consistently been A+ (top rating) since our membership began in 2001.

Financial Assistance

Our services include accessing the Virginia Petroleum Storage Tank Fund (VPSTF) for financial assistance, where applicable, for VDEQ-required environmental corrective action. We handle all of the paperwork and make the process simple and painless for you.

Properly Insured

We maintain abundant insurance including general liability, auto liability, professional liability, and workers compensation.


We perform turn-key services to resolve your petroleum storage tank issue, including all paperwork. We make it simple for our client.

Quality & Neatness

We make every effort to protect property while doing our work. Our goal is to exceed expectations when restoring disturbed/excavated areas, and we receive many emails and letters from our clients thanking us for doing so.