Hazardous Waste Disposal
When your facility experiences a petroleum spill of any kind you’re going to want the waste management services of a competent environmental services company. North Texas Spill Response has the ability to respond to all of your hazardous waste removal emergency needs. We supply expert services to solve your business or organization’s spill response needs. When it comes to a hazardous spill don’t take any chances, the health and welfare of your employees and customers may be at risk. And releasing harmful agents into the environment is not only illegal but can further exacerbate problems with the health and welfare of humans as well as animals and plant life. At North Texas Spill Response, we believe that hazardous waste management is something that every business, regardless of size, should have a plan of action prior to experiencing a hydrocarbon spill. We are the hazardous waste removal experts in North Texas and can help you become compliant and stay compliant regardless of the type of waste disposal services you need.
Emergency Hazardous Waste Disposal
Whenever a spill occurs an effective response depends on capable professionals who are working to exercise a predetermined plan. We not only offer oil spill response services during an emergency, but we also offer preparedness services to ensure your employees are trained in what, prior to our arrival, should a spill occur. Couple that with an effective spill prevention plan in place, and your business or organization will be fully compliant with all the federal, state, and local regulations. So, whether you store fuel or other hazardous materials on your property, contact us for a free consultation and help in developing a spill prevention plan for your company.
Every North Texas Spill Response emergency response technician is Hazwoper certified and is fully prepared to respond at a moment’s notice with the spill response industry’s most state of the art spill containment and removal equipment. Don’t let a fuel spill catch you by surprise contact us today.
Emergency Spill Cleanup Services
Hazardous Material Spill Response
North Texas Spill Response is an oil spill response company that provides fast and effective gas and oil spill response for a wide range of petroleum product spills. Our clients include convenience stores, trucking companies, chemical manufacturers, and other companies that store petroleum products at their facilities. We are industry experts in helping our clients evaluate and identify sources of potential petroleum spill scenarios. Hazardous material spills include biological, chemical, and petroleum materials and have the potential of causing harm to people and the environment if not properly addressed in a timely manner. Of course, it makes a huge difference when it comes to choosing an environmental services company when it comes to the disposal of both hazardous and non-hazardous waste. So, contact North Texas Spill Response before a hazardous spill occurs so that you will be covered should a spill happen. The response to a hazardous material spill should include the following.
Evacuate The Spill Area
Once a spill has occurred, the first thing that should be done is to evacuate the area where the hazardous material spill has occurred. Also, if necessary, provide assistance with showers and eyewashes to anyone who was in the area of the spill. Then, have any individuals who are in need of emergency medical care sent to the hospital.
Contain The Spill Area
Once you have removed people from the area of the hazardous material spill, the next step is to contain the spill so that the problem does not become worse. If the hazardous spill containment is not done properly fuel, oil, or whatever petroleum-based fluids involved in the spill, may soak into the soil and possibly even get into nearby stream water.
Cleanup The Spill
Once the spill is contained and you are assured that the problem will not be exacerbated, now is the time to begin the spill cleanup process. Hazardous material cleanup should only be performed by qualified and certified Hazwoper technicians with the proper training, protective gear, and cleanup materials. Call on North Texas Spill Response for help.
Emergency Spill Cleanup And Disposal
Handling Hazardous Material Spills
More often than you might think, spills have become a common occurrence at many businesses, warehouses, manufacturing facilities, and other organizations. When any hazardous material spill occurs, the safety of the environment and the people in the area of the spill is dependent on how quick and how effective the spill response is.
The best way to prepare for your response to a spill is to have a spill preparedness and prevention plan in place with a commitment to training on what actions specific individuals should take once a spill occurs. You should also have spill kits and other absorbent materials available throughout your facility.
Since Covid-19, everyone has become hyperaware of PPE, Personal Protective Equipment. These should be a part of every spill kit because regardless of the type of substance the spill kit was created to control, the PPE should consist of shoe covers, eye protection, and gloves which are all great combatants against hazardous material spills.
Of course, the cleanup and disposal of hazardous material spills should be left to professionals who are trained in the proper disposal of liquid hazardous material was, but that doesn’t mean you cannot do your part as a business owner or employer to ensure that your people and your property are protected from harm.