Founded to provide consulting services with a high degree of integrity, quality, and professionalism.


Heartland Environmental Associates, Inc. is a full-service environmental consulting firm located in South Bend and Indianapolis, IN. HEA strives to provide its diverse range of clientele with economically-friendly services to suit all of their environmental challenges.


Heartland was incorporated in 1990 to meet the environmental needs of a diverse group of clients by offering a complete and comprehensive spectrum of environmental services. Heartland’s professional staff has a combined experience of over 60 years in environmental consulting. This experience provides Heartland with the tools necessary to give our clients a complete and professional job that will stand up to the rigors of governmental examination.


Our Services

LEED Certification Support

Phase I Environmental Site Assessments

Phase II Environmental Site Assessments

Real Property Redevelopment and Sustainability Consulting

Risk Assessment and Management

Soil and Groundwater Remediation

State and Federal Regulatory Compliance

Toxicology Evaluation

 Underground Storage Tank Management and Decommissioning

Waste Management

Air Quality

Asbestos & Lead Inspection and Compliance

Brownfields Grant Preparation

Brownfields Redevelopment and Sustainability

Clandestine Drug Lab Inspection

Community Action Plans/Community Involvement

Demolition Oversight and Support

Due Diligence

Emergency Response Plans

Forensic Document Review & Expert Testimony

Facility Decommissioning



Heartland’s staff expertise allows us to quickly develop a plan of action that is both cost-effective and timely in dealing with a variety of environmental problems. These include environmental concerns stemming from underground storage tanks, chemical spills, property valuation and transfer, Brownfield redevelopment, asbestos building materials, lead, and other types of soil, groundwater and building pollution.

With a combined experience of over 160 years, our staff features a strong team with diverse expertise. Because of our experience, our staff understands how the various regulatory agencies operate, and we promote cooperative interactions that benefit our clients. Heartland practices a no-nonsense, common-sense approach to government regulators that cuts through the red tape to resolve problems quickly. As a professional environmental company, Heartland can provide impartial solutions to clients’ environmental problems. 



Our project staff includes:


Licensed Professional Geologists

Certified Hazardous Materials Managers

Certified Environmental Inspectors



Environmental Scientists

Licensed Asbestos Building Inspector

Licensed Asbestos Building Supervisors

Health and Safety Managers