Living beings are highly dependent on the environment hence the endless persuasions to look after our surroundings. With the numerous possibilities of potential accidents and hazards, it is advisable to always be vigilant in case they occur.
Spills happen and when they occur, TES can provide immediate response 24/7. Hazardous or non-hazardous, hydrocarbons, fuels, industrial waste or chemicals, we can handle it. In a parking lot, property, or facility floor, TES understands that time is critical and that is why are priority is to provide the right equipment, knowledge, and experience to effectively remove the waste, clean the area, and create a safe surface for all traffic.
Hazardous Waste Spill Response Plan
Inarguably, a significant number of companies incorporate some form of hazardous material at one stage or another in their manufacturing processes. The acquisition of such material may be accomplished by way of either road, rail, or sea—this seemingly unimportant detail exposing such companies to the possibility of accidental spills.
Spill occurrences are not only detrimental to the environment but also the company; hence, the need for companies to formulate a well-established guideline to address such issues in a timely, safe, and budget-friendly manner. With the toxicity of said chemicals and its legal responsibility to workers’ health and safety, proactiveness when dealing with spills in the workplace should be a non-negotiable.
Our Spill Management Process
Emergency spill response in Texas is tailored to assist workers in responding promptly and effectively in case there is a spill. They also present a powerful training opportunity for employees in the identification of potential workplace hazards. Equipping workers with such helpful tools heighten their vigilance on possible dangers and how to resolve them.
When talking about workplace health, safety, and environmental program, environmental spill response is an essential component. Companies that fully understand the criticality of this matter will always be well- prepared—such preparedness comprising of a skillfully designed action plan complemented by a stock-up of the correct cleaning items.
Chemical Spill Response Plan
Assembling an appropriate spill containment kit for an emergency spill response in Texas requires consideration of several factors. Of utmost importance are the need to anticipate the possible spills, deliberation on the brand of solvent needed, and the tools suitable.
When selecting the ideal solutions and the tools to employ in the eventuality of a spill, it is advisable to choose what is locally available. Additional guide factors for any solvent purchase should be the sorbent capacity, form, and categories.
Sorbent capacity refers to the weight absorption rate of the spill by the solvent or its liquid size. Anticipating the likely spill occurrence guides the choice of sorbent category. Universal sorbents absorb oil; petroleum sorbents are ideal for petroleum-based liquids, while for no-aggressive liquid spills, the maintenance sorbents get the work done. With the diverse sorbent forms available, the chosen application is dependent on the nature of the spill.
Once a spill occurs, the preferred course of action is to assess the situation, contain the spill, then clean it and dispose of the material used. It is essential to report the incident to the authorities for further investigation while you evaluate your responsiveness to learn from mistakes and improve the process.