Provider of Environmental Consulting Services

Working with clients and client representatives, Licensed Site Professional services offered by Waypoint include directing the assessment, characterization, and, to the extent necessary, the cleanup process in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Massachusetts Contingency Plan 310 CMR 40.0000 (MCP) and other relevant regulations and laws.


John Thompson MS, LSP, President of Waypoint Environmental, has over 25 years of experience in environmental consulting. He has an undergraduate degree in Geology from the University of Maine, and a Master of Science Degree in Geology from the University of Rhode Island, with a concentration in New England glacial geology and hydrogeology.

As a result of the many property related issues in real estate, Mr. Thompson also studied real estate law at Bentley College and is a licensed real estate agent in Massachusetts.

He was a member of the first group of environmental professionals in Massachusetts to obtain Licensed Site Professional status and has filed LSP opinions on more than 100 sites across the Commonwealth. Mr. Thompson has completed more than 300 hours of continuing education in maintaining his license status.

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Need Remedial Response?

Waypoint provides remedial response actions related to many contaminant types in one or more environments including air, indoor air, soil, sediment, surface water or groundwater including drinking water.

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  • Remedial Response Action Oversight

    Waypoint can manage and oversee actions such as soil excavations, soil fixation, soil recycling, asbestos in soil, bioventing, bioremediation, and many more.

  • Incident Response Command

    Whether it is a substantial marine oil spill into Boston Harbor, working with EPA, NOAA, US Coast Guard and MassDEP, or responding to time critical releases of petroleum compounds, Waypoint has had direct interaction experience on an emergency basis.

  • Site Investigation

    Do you need a field environmental scientist for expert assessment of the representativeness of data collection?

  • Contaminant Specific Experience

    Cleanup experience includes petroleum hydrocarbons, coal tar, coal ash and coal gasification waste, Light Non-Aqueous Phase Liquids (LNAPL), Dense Non-Aqueous Phase Liquids (DNAPL, including DNAPL in bedrock), Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) in indoor air, soil and groundwater, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), Pesticides, Acid and Base compounds, Heavy Metals including lead and arsenic remediation, Oxidizers, and perchlorate in public and private water supplies.

  • Peer Review

    Over 20 years experience assisting Boston area environmental attorneys and their clients seeking assistance with environmental concerns.