8 Principles OSHA Advises You Know About SDS

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Safety Data Sheets (SDS) are key to keeping a workplace safe. They offer important details about dangerous chemicals used across many industries. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) sets rules to make sure both employers and employees understand and use SDS properly, ensuring a safe work environment.  No matter your industry, if you work […]

How Many Classes of Hazardous Materials Are There?

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Hazardous materials, or “hazmat,” are substances that pose a risk to health, property, or the environment. The transportation, storage, and handling of these materials are strictly regulated to prevent accidents and ensure public safety. Hazardous materials are classified into nine distinct classes, each with specific characteristics and regulations.  Read on to find out more about […]

How to Dispose of Kerosene and Other Old Fuels

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Disposing of kerosene and other old fuels such as gasoline, diesel, and heating oil requires careful handling to ensure safety and environmental protection. Improper disposal can lead to environmental contamination, health hazards, and sometimes legal consequences. This article will discuss important information on kerosene and old fuel storage and disposal.  Understanding the Risks of Waste […]

Ultimate Guide for Cleaning & Maintaining a Grease Trap 

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For businesses and industries, maintaining a grease trap is not just about adhering to regulations, but also about ensuring operations run efficiently. The grease trap is vital for capturing and separating fats, oils, and grease (known as FOG) from wastewater. This prevents these substances from blocking drains and causing environmental issues. In this comprehensive blog, […]

Unlocking the Power of Waste: Explore Waste-to-Energy Solutions for Sustainable Living

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Finding innovative ways to reduce waste and harness valuable resources is crucial. Waste-to-Energy (WTE) is a great way to recycle and divert waste from landfills and generate energy for commercial and even residential spaces. This technology transforms non-hazardous waste into a valuable energy source while simultaneously addressing waste management challenges. Have you ever considered why […]

Navigating Industrial Paint Waste: Guidelines for Responsible Disposal

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In the industrial sector, the use of paint and coatings is a common practice to protect equipment, enhance aesthetics, and meet regulatory standards. However, the disposal of paint waste comes with its own set of rules and regulations that must be adhered to.  In this blog post, we’ll discuss the essential guidelines for handling industrial […]

Essential Considerations & Best Practices for Drum Disposal

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Proper disposal and transportation of hazardous waste are critical to protect human health and the environment. When it comes to drum disposal, it is important to adhere to specific requirements and guidelines to minimize risks and potential harm.  In this blog, we will explore the essential considerations and best practices for drum disposal (U.S. Environmental […]