Category Archives: Environmental Services

Protect Environmental: Inclusive Emergency Response and Waste Management Services

Most companies, to one degree or another, transport, handle or store chemical products.  The presence of these chemical products means that the possibility of a spill exists as well.  Managers at small businesses with a handful of employees may not face the same level of risk that large industrial companies do, but they can still […]

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 […]

Two decades of Spill Response Experience is a Phone Call Away

This spring Protect Environmental Services will be entering its twenty-first year in business serving the emergency spill response needs of the North Texas area.  Unlike other companies, Protect has operated from the beginning specifically dealing with chemical and bio-hazardous materials.  Our goal has been to provide timely, cost effective cleanup solutions for companies and government entities and […]

Metals in the Environment

There are many elements that display the properties necessary to be considered a metal.  Although almost 80% of the elements listed on the periodic table are thought of as metals, only a handful are classified as being potentially toxic and harmful to the environment.  These elements include well known metals such as Lead, Arsenic, Mercury, […]

Superfund Sites and Environmental Remediation

‘Superfund’ is a word that is commonly used in the media when referring to areas that have been contaminated with toxic materials.  The use of the word began in 1980 when the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) was passed into law.  In the decades prior to the passing of CERCLA, it was […]

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 […]