Environmental Remedies Blog

Is Your Industrial Cleaning Service Provider a Safe Choice?

Anytime your industrial cleaning service provider employees visit your site, you open yourself up to risk. Think about it: How well do you know these workers? Do they know what they’re doing? How well are they trained? Are they insured? How well? Do they actually work for the company you  Read More »

Date Posted: November 14, 2017

When It Comes to Your Waste Treatment, Are You Getting What You Pay For?

Do you know how your waste services provider charges you for its services? You could be overpaying. Or, to put it another way, are you paying for more than what you’re actually getting? Depending on your waste treatment provider’s business practices, both could be true. When it comes to wastewater  Read More »

Date Posted: September 20, 2017

Transforming Wastewater to H2O: Simple Concept, Complex Processes

  It seems like a pretty simple concept. But from a waste treatment perspective, there’s a lot more to wastewater than what gets flushed down the toilet—or even poured down the drain. Depending on what it contains, wastewater needs to be treated effectively to remove as much of the waste  Read More »

Date Posted: May 31, 2017

Waste-to-Energy: A Sustainable, Smart Solution

Let’s talk trash for a minute. (Or as the pros refer to it in this case, non-hazardous municipal solid waste.) Did you know that each person in the country dumps an average of 4.5 pounds of waste into landfills every single day? Or that more than 250 million tons of  Read More »

Date Posted: April 10, 2017

Well-Maintained Stormwater Systems Protect the Environment and Your Property

Water. At its best, water is one of our most precious natural resources, growing our crops, getting us clean, keeping us all alive. At its worst, it’s a destructive force, damaging foundations, rising as floodwaters, making us sick when it’s polluted. And effective stormwater management plays a role in both  Read More »

Date Posted: March 27, 2017

Your Resource Guide to Southeastern Industry Conferences

With 2017 now full speed ahead, we wanted to provide our readers with a sampling of industry conferences coming up. Conferences are a great way to learn more about what’s happening: regulatory considerations, new technologies, field advancements, and educational opportunities. Networking is also a highlight, with plenty of time built  Read More »

Date Posted: February 28, 2017

Dirty Plant? Cutting Corners Can Cost You

  It’s the new year. January is a great time to make plans for a fresh start. As you make your plans for 2017, take some time to look around your facility. How clean is it? Maybe it could use a fresh start, too. And before you dismiss the idea,  Read More »

Date Posted: January 26, 2017

Job Safety Analyses: Minimize Risk and Protect Workers in Your Plant

In last month’s article, “Your Safety Committee: 8 Tips to Maximize Its Effectiveness,” we emphasized that active and effective safety committees help reduce workplace illnesses and injuries and ensure compliance with government health and safety regulations. (Missed the article? Click over to read it!) Here’s another tool to help maintain  Read More »

Date Posted: December 19, 2016

Your Safety Committee: 8 Tips to Maximize Its Effectiveness

Chances are, you already have a safety committee in some form or another. Environmental Remedies’ safety committee has been going strong for 10 years. Safety committees, especially for industries involving inherent physical risks, are vital to helping to reduce workplace illnesses and injuries, as well as to ensuring compliance with  Read More »

Date Posted: December 9, 2016

Do You Have a Winter Preparedness Plan?

Do You Have a Winter Preparedness Plan?   We may live in the South, but our winters can get pretty chilly, and sometimes downright icy.  If a deep freeze warning or a winter storm in the forecast catches you off guard, you risk damage to your facility, machinery, and operations,  Read More »

Date Posted: October 20, 2016