Category Archives: Environmental Services

Environmental Services

Hazards Below the Surface

Hazards Below the Surface

Bulk storage tanks for liquid chemical products can take up a lot of space.  Many chemical distributors and industrial manufacturers have large facilities and tank farms to house the chemicals they handle.  For smaller distributors, especially in urban settings, space limitations might prevent above ground tanks from being an option.  When the space isn’t available, […]

Start the New Year with Protect

Each new year brings new challenges and in the world of environmental health and safety there is no end to the challenges that safety and compliance professionals face.  Whether its at a healthcare facility or an industrial manufacturing complex, the demands of the job require partners that can assess the client’s needs, formulate cost effective […]

Asbestos Key Facts

Asbestos has been a common word in the public sphere for many years.  It’s widely known that Asbestos poses a risk to the public health but asbestos has a long and complicated history that many people at risk of exposure may not be aware of.  The following are a few important facts to know about […]

Protect Environmental has Celebrated its 20 Year Anniversary

  Protect has now been providing unequaled emergency response and environmental services for over twenty years.  We have conducted thousands of spill cleanups involving hazardous materials, fuels, chemicals, bio-hazardous wastes, regulated materials, and the notorious Ebola outbreak in Dallas, Texas. Over these past two decades we have developed procedures and protocols that protect lives and […]

Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators

With the prevalence of various chemical products in use in the world today, it’s inevitable that some of them will become wastes that require disposal.  Since not all chemical wastes pose the same amount of danger to public health and the environment, the Environmental Protection Agency has established standards that distinguish which chemical wastes are […]

Environmental Services and Protect

The environmental services industry is a very broad field and encompasses many different kinds of services but a majority of these activities are involved with pollution prevention and preserving the habitability of natural and man-made environments.  Whether your company is looking for help with special waste disposal or needs emergency responders for chemical spills, it is important […]

Chemical Wastes and Lab Packing

With millions of chemical products available for use in laboratory and industrial settings,many companies may find themselves accumulating various products to serve differentfunctions.  At a certain point; though, chemical products lose their effectiveness, are no longer needed to fulfill the role for which they were purchased or are just in the way.  When this happens, […]

Illegal Dumping Information from Protect Environmental Services

Many businesses will at some point find themselves in possession of special wastes that they are not accustomed to dealing with.  This can happen when a product expires, when materials are left over after a project, when a business is preparing to move or when a tenant vacates a property and leaves waste behind.  However […]