Diatom Environmental is a Puerto Rican firm that specializes in environmental consulting services, achieving exceptional and sustainable results
Our firm is led by Javier Vélez Arocho who has a vast regulatory experience working with federal and state agencies. He manages consulting projects, as well as multiple studies for key clients. Prior to joining the firm, Javier worked as Secretary of the Department of Natural and Environmental Resources of Puerto Rico, with the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the Sea Grant College Program of the University of Puerto Rico.
To support our client’s needs and ideas by providing integrated consulting, program management, technical assistance, project delivery, environmental education and tailored environmental services throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands, and the Wider Caribbean Region always focusing on compliance, environmental laws and conservation of resources ensuring the well-being of the environment.
To be a leading firm in economic sectors where our tailored environmental full-service assistance and multicultural closeness provide a unique added value to our clients around the region while protecting the value of our natural resources.
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