RBDMS Environmental is a web application that allows agencies to manage and receive electronic records of soil, water or air sampling results. It is used to track field observations for gas, soil, sediment, surface water, groundwater, tissue, and air matrices. It also accepts analytical water quality and chemical data reports from industry and third-party laboratories. The data can be tracked by location, date, sampling parameters and more. This robust system can house information tied to any number of activities, including but not limited to: spill clean-up tracking, water quality sampling, air quality sampling and injectate analysis.
The application includes electronic forms for receiving submittals, managing sampling results, managing users and more. Sampling information and facilities can be displayed on a map, represented in reports and analyzed through a variety of powerful reports.
RBDMS Environmental offers the following functionality:
- Secure logon and roles-based security that integrates with RBDMS eForm
- A filterable dashboard with sophisticated querying capabilities
- Online form completion for facility creation, sample data, and field and laboratory results
- Client- and server-side data validation for immediate user feedback
- A server-neutral GIS
- An extension of the eForm Alerts module that includes sophisticated analytical data checks
- Chain-of-custody and statistical reporting
- Electronic data deliverable formats based on the EPA’s WQX schema
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