Environmental Cleanup Services
Oil or Chemical Spill?
Take immediate action. Proper environmental cleanup requires prompt and immediate action. Minimizing the spill area quickly helps to prevent polluting land or waterways including the stormwater system.
Keeping Your Environment Clean From Waste & Hazardous Materials
Environmental cleanup is at the core of our business. Mayken™ Hazmat Solutions Inc. started with hazmat emergency response services and grew by applying that specialized knowledge and procedures to all hazardous cleaning situations. When it comes to dangerous materials, residential, commercial, and outdoor settings need to be dealt with quickly and properly.
Our environmental services include spill cleanups as well as:
- Spill Site Cleanup & Remediation
- Land Excavation
- Contaminated Soil Removal
- Hazardous Waste Disposal
- Used Oil Disposal
- Chemical Waste Disposal
- Paint Disposal
- Toxic Waste Cleanup
- Fuel Transfers
- Recovered Solids
Considerations for Managing Environmental Cleanup Safely
Mayken Hazmat Solutions works closely with the necessary regulatory authorities and our customers to ensure the remedial scope of work is identified, understood, and implemented effectively to minimize environmental impact.
We take our certifications and training seriously. Our work adheres to superior safety standards with the utmost importance placed on the health and protection of our employees, the community, and the environment in a cost-effective manner.
Mayken™ can pickup and safely dispose of any waste totes, drums and pails. For bulk waste a vacuum truck may be used. The non-hazardous and hazardous material waste we commonly deal with are:
Mayken™ is licensed with the Alberta Government as a Hazardous Waste Carrier to collect and transport dangerous goods for hazardous materials classes 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9. This means we can be your preferred carrier for most, if not all of your waste removal needs.
To ensure you and the environment is protected, all waste we handle is
- transported under the proper waste manifest
- the receiver is properly licensed to accept the waste
Rest assured the waste product is removed from your facility and handled efficiently and safely in accordance with current regulations and the highest standards.
These examples of hazardous materials classification may cause an adverse effect on humans and the environment and need to be handled properly:
- Flammable solids (spills / contamination)
- Spontaneously combustible materials
- Dangerous when wet materials
- Water-reactive substances
- Oxidizing substances and organic peroxides (fertilizers)
- Toxic substances and infectious substances
- Biohazardous materials (crime and trauma)
- Corrosive substances
Mayken™ disposes hazardous materials safely and in an environmentally sound manner. This is fully regulated to protect you and the environment to limit your exposure to risk and liability. Our commitment to the environment is why we are the trusted experts for hazmat in Calgary.
Managing an Environmental Spill in Alberta
Hazardous waste and materials impose a threat to the environment when released or disposed of improperly. Alberta’s Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act requires that spills or releases of hazardous materials must be reported immediately to the proper authorities. When a spill does occur, there are a few steps to take to manage it and reduce the risk of adverse environmental effects. The first thing you’ll want to do is contain the spill quickly and safely. The next step is to contact the Alberta Government to report the spill to avoid fines or convictions. Then, you’ll want to get in touch with Mayken™ Hazmat Solutions to proceed with the proper environmental cleanup procedures.
Manage your environmental waste responsibly
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