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A Closer Look At The Management Of Hazardous Waste In The United States

The transport of hazardous waste and other such materials is nothing if not necessary here in the United States. After all, we produce it and once we’re done using it, it has to go somewhere. Most of this hazardous waste is made up of products like gasoline and other flammable liquids, materials that actually account for as much as 85% of the hazardous waste (by weight) transported all throughout this country. However, of course, there are many other types of hazardous waste out there, and many professionals that are trained to move it to its final destination.

So how exactly are hazardous waste and other such hazardous materials moved? While there are a number of different methods for the transport of these hazardous products, it is typically done by truck. In fact, very nearly 95% (around 94%, to be more exact) of all hazmat shipments are conducted via truck on a daily basis. Each and every year, a total of 11 billion tons of freight are transported by truck just throughout the (more…)

Dec 06 2018

Exterior Cleanliness Is Just As Important As Interior Cleanliness Attracting Visitors With A Clean Parking Lot

Cleanliness is necessary for success. Businesses know it, establishments know it.

When your parking lot is covered in litter and debris it sends the wrong message to your customers. A first impression is formed in a matter of seconds, making every little bit you do and don’t do go a long way. Parking lot sweeping services can be called upon multiple times per month to keep your front lawn, sidewalk, and parking lot spotless. Not only is this good for business, it’s good for people’s health. Clean environments are more than just checking off an obligation on your chore list.

It’s a way to make sure everyone’s feeling good, at the end of the day.

The street sweeper is a common sight in city environments. That wasn’t always the case. C.S. Bishop would invent and patent the first street sweeping machine in the late 1840′s, literally and figuratively paving the way for more routine cleaning services. Machines for clearing up debris in the street (more…)

Dec 05 2018