Category Archives: Environmental Services

How to Protect the Environment through Proper Management of Waste

Proper Waste Disposal

Did you know that the United States produces 12% of global municipal solid waste (MSW)? Yes, you read that right.  According to a 2017 study conducted by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the USA (population approximately 328.2 million) produced 258 million tonnes of MSW in 2017. While China, the most populous country globally […]

Greenwashing vs. Green Marketing – What is Your Company Doing?

What is greenwashing

You’ve probably seen environmental activists pushing for brands to be more eco-conscious and use sustainable products. While there are many non-believers of climate change, the World Economic Forum reported that the top five economic risks for 2020 are all environmental – and one economic risk is climate action failure. Many companies today are switching to using […]

The Top 5 Global Risks According to World Economic Forum

Environmental Risks

The World Economic Forum (WEF) is a non-profit international organization for public-private cooperation. The organization provides a platform where the world’s 1,000 leading companies engage in projects and initiatives that help shape a better future for the world.   If you’re not familiar with the World Economic Forum, you should be. They publish informative reports about […]

What to Do If You See Abandoned Barrels of Hazardous Waste

How to dispose hazardous waste

Have you ever come across abandoned barrels of hazardous waste? It’s quite uncommon to see these types of wastes left unattended, but it still happens. The Protect team has done some clean-up of abandoned drums of hazardous wastes left in unobtrusive locations – often without the owner’s permission. There are also many hazardous waste disposal […]

Hiring a Hazmat Service Company: Being Careful of an Ambush to Avoid Bad Business

Hazmat service company for hire

Many hazmat service companies today attempt to get your business by touting “new technology,” “patented equipment,” “great safety records,” “lowest rates,” “age of their business,” “no regulatory violations,” and so on.   Most are financially desperate and will say or do anything to make a sale.  After being in the environmental business for over thirty years, […]

Coronavirus Prevention: How to Prevent the Naughty Coronavirus from Spreading in Your Home and Workplace

how to prevent the coronavirus from entering your home and workplace

If you still think the Coronavirus isn’t real, I’ll tell you now, it is. It’s real, it’s here, it’s getting people sick, and some are even dying. In the United States, the Coronavirus curve is nowhere near flattening… at least not yet.  Worldwide, there still isn’t a vaccine that will make you immune to this […]

How COVID-19 is Affecting 5 Business Industries and How Coronavirus Remediation Can Help Them Stay Afloat

COVID-19 has changed the lives of almost, if not all, people in the United States. The virus has disrupted the operating systems of most businesses – cutting costs and personnel, plus changing their standard operating procedures. While businesses are staying resilient over this pandemic, I believe that we cannot return to our old ways probably within the next year. The best […]

How To Find The Best Environmental Cleanup Company

Find Best Environmental Service Company

It is more important than ever to know how to find the best environmental service company in your area if you’re the person in charge of safety and sustainability. There are more types of chemicals, fuel, and other hazardous waste being used across the country. Therefore, it makes sense that there will be more need […]

Spill Reporting

Spill cleanup services in DFW

A spill happens and your company is responsible. Luckily, you have a contingency plan. You put your plan into action while notifying your emergency response contractor. It might seem like the event is over once the spill is cleaned up , but in reality, there might be more work to come. Federal and State regulators […]