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April 7, 2017

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Team Spotlight : ERG Environmental Services

Team Spotlight : ERG Environmental Services

For more than 25 years, ERG has held a strong position in the environmental service industry. What makes ERG unique, what we stake our reputation on, is our ability to respond to a multitude of situations with precision.  The strength and diversity of our team gives us the ability to provide superior products and services to our clients.  This Team Spotlight features the manager of our transportation department: Kirk Miller.   

Transportation Manager

Kirk Miller, Transportation Manager

ERG Environmental Services:  Team Spotlight  

#WeAreERG 

Name:  Kirk Miller                                                              

What is your role here at ERG in 25 words or less?

Transportation Manager-Run the transportation department, handle vehicle maintenance, schedule trucks for pickup & delivery, handle all regulatory business for transportation.

What aspect of your role do you enjoy the most?

Handling stressful situations, tactically to achieve a goal ! 

What are 3 words to describe ERG?

Professional, Committed and Determined

What is your favorite thing to do in your spare time?

I love riding my Harley-Davidson Road Glide

What’s one thing on your bucket list?

Ride Route 66 all the way West

What does true leadership mean to you?

Being able to relate to employees due to experience, getting hands-on when needed to help out

Tell us something that might surprise us about you.  

I love historic tours, cemeteries, homes and forts.

ERG Environmental Services is your single-source provider for all your environmental needs.  ERG takes pride in the strength, knowledge and technical expertise of our team.

We are here to help!

Haz & Non Haz Waste Management: Waste recycling, waste disposal, transportation, drums, totes, bulk liquids, bulk solids, laboratory waste, fuels, automotive fluids, paint waste, electroplating waste, explosive waste, reactive waste, radioactive waste, van trailers, roll-offs, flatbeds, vac-trucks, tankers, turbovac

Recycling & Universal Waste Services: Fluorescent lamps, light ballast, batteries, mercury, PCB transformers, capacitors, oil, solids, sludge, soil, advanced phase separation of mixed phased PCB waste

Industrial Cleaning & Decontamination: Pressure washing, pit / sump cleaning, confined space entry, paint booth maintenance, facility maintenance, water blasting, sand blasting, dry ice blasting, tank cleaning, specializing in: PCBs, cyanides, acutely toxic, flammable, mercaptans

Site Investigation & Remediation: Subsurface sampling, Power Probe technology, soil vapor well placement, monitoring well placement, test pit excavation, site characterization, site remediation, UST location, tank opening, cleaning, removal

Landfill Free Absorbents: Pads, socks, drum tops, wipes, pillows, surface socks, spill kits, custom sizes

Training & Compliance: HAZWOPER 4, 8, 40 hour, DOT Hazmat, RCRA Compliance, Confined Space Entry, Confined Space Rescue Training, SPCC plan review, Preparation, Compliance Assistance

 

 

February 27, 2017

ERG Environmental Services exhibits Ohio Safety Congress & Expo 2017

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Safety First!

Information is KEY !

ERG is once again, exhibiting at the Ohio Safety Congress. #OSC17

Stop by and visit us at:  Booth 540

Safety is our foundation of quality & service.  ERG continuously participates in training and informational conferences; both as participants and vendors.  We will be hosting a booth at the Ohio Safety Congress & Expo again this year.  The OSC is the largest regional safety and health conference in the United States.  This event is March 8-10 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.  This is a fantastic event with over 200 educational sessions, 250 exhibitors, and lots of free opportunities for continuing education and BWC program credits.  The OSC17 will be helping organizations define and refine their safety programs with an abundance of educational resources as well as exhibitors to help you along the way.  Knowledge is Key!  Get your questions answered, more information, inquire about those projects and procedures you need to finalize.  Learn about new products and services.

Register for OSC17 Today!

On behalf of ERG Environmental Services, we invite you to visit our booth at the 2017 Ohio Safety Congress & Expo (OSC17) and the 2017 Ohio Workers’ Compensation Medical & Health Symposium, March 8 to 10 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Booth 540.

The OSC17 Expo Marketplace is Ohio’s largest gathering of safety, health and wellness products, services and gear. We stand ready to show you how to keep your workforce safe and productive. Look for our booth in the Expo Marketplace on March 8 and 9.

Whether you’re a human resource professional, construction worker, small business owner or anything in between, OSC17 has something for you.

And if that isn’t enough, registration is free! Click here to learn more.

ERG Environmental Services will be exhibiting at booth 540. Stop by and gather information & talk to our team about:

For further information about ERG and our services:  1.855.459.0021

http://www.ergenvironmental.com/

February 17, 2017

Remediation Services

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crane used to collect damaged soil

Remediation

ERG Environmental Services’ commitment to turnkey project management is fundamental to us, to ensure our clients understand what is required of them from a regulatory standpoint, from project startup through completion, and how to achieve compliance while remaining within the financial constraints and required timelines of each project.

ERG’s operational strength arises from our focused vision of the work to be performed, the collective experience and knowledge of our staff who execute the work, and our diverse resources, which combine to create and implement solutions for our clients, including:

  • Subsurface investigation using direct push (Power Probe) technology, including collection of groundwater and soil samples
  • Installation of permanent and temporary monitoring wells, including GORE soil gas vapor wells
  • Test pit excavations for site investigation and characterization
  • UST/AST location, pumping, cleaning, removal and disposal
  • Tank decommissioning and in-place closure
  • Soil and groundwater remediation, specializing in PCB and mercury impacted material removal, transport and disposal
  • Pond remediation, closure and site restoration
  • Facility hazardous material reconnaissance/decommissioning
  • Hoist/pit cleanout removal and site restoration
  • ERG welcomes the opportunity to provide creative, efficient and effective solutions for your routine to your most challenging environmental investigation and remediation needs.

Remediation Services:

Site Remediation, Including:

  • Impacted soil management at manufactured gas plants (MGP)
  • Impacted creek sediment removal
  • In-situ remediation system installation
  • Hazardous soil remediation within a hazardous atmosphere
  • Remediation of soil/materials impacted by PCB’s, mercury and other hazardous constituents
  • Impacted soil removal from a wetland environment

Site Investigation, Including:

  • Power Probe (direct push) soil and groundwater sampling and monitor well placement, including installation of soil gas vapor wells
  • Excavation of test pits for subsurface investigation/site characterization

UST Related Services

  • Subsurface investigation to identify tank location and size, including soil borings and test pits
  • Tank opening, pumping, cleaning, removal, destruction, off-site transport and disposal or metal recovery
    AST and UST turnkey installations
  • In-place decommissioning/closure

Other Services

  • Facility demolition or deconstruction in lieu of traditional demolition
  • Design and installation of engineered operational control measures
February 9, 2017

We are here to help with all of your environmental needs.

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We Are Here To Help!

855.459.0021

 

Remediation Waste Industrial Training

Haz + Non-Haz Waste Management

waste recycling • waste disposal • transportation

drums • totes • bulk liquids • bulk solids • laboratory waste

fuels • automotive fluids • paint waste • electroplating waste explosive waste • reactive waste • radioactive waste

van trailers • roll-offs • flatbeds • vac trucks/tankers • turbovac

 

Recycling + Universal Waste Services ●

fluorescent lamps • light ballast • batteries • mercury

PCB transformers • capacitors • oil • solids • sludge • soil

advanced phase separation of mixed phased PCB waste

 

pressure washing • pit / sump cleaning • confined space entry

paint booth maintenance • facility maintenance • water blasting

sand blasting • dry ice blasting • tank cleaning, specializing in:

PCBs • cyanides • acutely toxic • flammable • mercaptans

 

Site Investigation + Remediation

subsurface sampling • Power Probe technology

soil vapor well placement • monitoring well placement

test pit excavation • site characterization • site remediation

UST location • tank opening • cleaning • removal

 

HAZWOPER 4, 8, 40 hour • DOT hazmat • RCRA compliance

confined space entry • confined space rescue training

SPCC plan review • preparation • compliance assistance

First Responder • RCRA/DOT • HAZCOM

 

What makes ERG unique, what we stake our reputation on, is our ability to respond to our customer’s situations and needs with precision. We have over 25 years of experience and our team includes some of the most talented engineers, technicians and specialists in the industry.

ERG delivers the complete spectrum of environmental services including waste management, industrial services, and remediation services. We offer sampling, laboratory analysis, waste characterization, lab packs, packaging, marking, labeling, manifest documents, transportation and recycling/disposal. And our site remediation services are among the most comprehensive and respected in the industry.

CAPABLE, RESPONSIVE, INNOVATIVE

 

 

August 16, 2016

Emergency Response

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Emergency Environmental Services

ERG delivers the complete spectrum of waste management and remediation services. We handle all aspects of waste transaction including sampling, laboratory analysis, waste characterization, packaging, marking, labeling, manifest documents, transportation and recycling/disposal. And our site remediation services are among the most comprehensive and respected in the industry. Call us to speak to a representative and see how we can help you.

  • 24 Hour Response Hotline
  • Abandoned Drums/Unknown Waste ID and Removal
  • Laboratory Decommissioning
  • Highway Incidents
  • Hospital, University, Municipal Incidents
  • Industrial Facility Incidents
  • Shock-sensitive Material Stabilization

Disposal Alternatives

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Airbag Disposal Alternatives

ERG delivers the complete spectrum of waste management and remediation services. We handle all aspects of waste transaction including sampling, laboratory analysis, waste characterization, packaging, marking, labeling, manifest documents, transportation and recycling/disposal. And our site remediation services are among the most comprehensive and respected in the industry. Call us to speak to a representative and see how we can help you.

  • Deconstruction
  • Air Bags
  • Waste to Reuse Product Services
  • Hazardous Metal Recycling Services
  • Sensitive Product Destruction
  • Waste Minimization Thru Process Engineering

Compliance Support

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Environmental Compliance Support

ERG delivers the complete spectrum of waste management and remediation services. We handle all aspects of waste transaction including sampling, laboratory analysis, waste characterization, packaging, marking, labeling, manifest documents, transportation and recycling/disposal. And our site remediation services are among the most comprehensive and respected in the industry. Call us to speak to a representative and see how we can help you.

Consultant Support Services

  • Sampling and Analysis
  • Asbestos and Mold Abatement
  • Concrete Floor and Secondary Containment Coating
  • Assist With Responses to Regulatory Agencies
  • Develop RCRA Contingency Plans

Training

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training

ERG delivers the complete spectrum of waste management and remediation services. We handle all aspects of waste transaction including sampling, laboratory analysis, waste characterization, packaging, marking, labeling, manifest documents, transportation and recycling/disposal. And our site remediation services are among the most comprehensive and respected in the industry. Call us to speak to a representative and see how we can help you.

  • Hazwoper
  • Osha General Industry Training
  • DOT
  • RCRA
  • ERG’s Specialty Class

 

Household Hazardous Waste

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Household Waste Disposal

ERG is a highly respected leader in the HHW industry, providing 65+ municipal and corporate events each year.
ERG’s sorting, bulking, packaging, loading and transport personnel have many years of HHW management experience, providing confidence and assurance all waste is managed safely and correctly.

ERG’s record for a one (1) day collection events stands at 105 experienced individuals coming together to service almost 3,000 vehicles, including unloading, sorting, packaging and removing 400,000 pounds (that’s 200 tons!) of waste over a one (1) day collection event.

Our friendly personnel are exceptionally careful when removing waste from participant’s vehicles to protect against spills or damage.

Since 2003 ERG has conducted over 600 HHW collection events for local municipalities and private organizations. We maintain a large network of experienced personnel and inventories of equipment and supplies to seamlessly perform simultaneous events across multiple states on the same day. We are organized, safe, efficient and friendly to everyone involved, ensuring a relaxed and enjoyable event atmosphere.

ERG also provides HHS collection events for private companies, which may include participation for employees or also for local residents not otherwise serviced by their local municipality. Please contact ERG for more information about your company or organization sponsoring a HHW collection event.

ERG also offers residential household hazardous waste drop off service. Local residents may drop off “accepted materials” ( see flyer for list of accepted items)

 

PCB Management

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PCB Decontamination Services

ERG delivers the complete spectrum of waste management and remediation services. We handle all aspects of waste transaction including sampling, laboratory analysis, waste characterization, packaging, marking, labeling, manifest documents, transportation and recycling/disposal. And our site remediation services are among the most comprehensive and respected in the industry. Call us to speak to a representative and see how we can help you

  • Greater Than 50PPM Electric Equipment
  • TSCA Waste Disposal
  • Onsite PCB Decontamination Services
  • Permitted Region V Transfer Facility

Universal Waste

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Universal Waste Management

ERG delivers the complete spectrum of waste management and remediation services. We handle all aspects of waste transaction including sampling, laboratory analysis, waste characterization, packaging, marking, labeling, manifest documents, transportation and recycling/disposal. And our site remediation services are among the most comprehensive and respected in the industry. Call us to speak to a representative and see how we can help you.

  • Dry Cell Batteries
  • Lead Acid Batteries
  • Light Bulbs
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Mercury Containing Equipment

Industrial Services

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Industrial Remediation Services

ERG Environmental Services is committed to managing your industrial service projects from the planning stage through project completion including report preparation. We will service your needs in the manner and method your organization can come to rely upon.

ERG’s Industrial Services group offers turnkey solutions, specializing in industrial cleaning, PCB and mercury decontamination, industrial maintenance, video inspections and more, including providing these services within hazardous and/or complicated environments, such as:

  • Confined space entry and cleaning of highly flammable styrene product storage tanks
  • Double confined space entry into a vaulted flammable acetone product storage tank to facilitate tank cleaning operations
  • Cleaning of highly concentrated cyanide sludge tanks located within a 100-year old plating facility
  • Decontamination and management of a highly odorous mercaptan product storage tank
  • A continuous 48-hour decontamination of a high voltage utility cable vault impacted by a raw sewage leakage and subsequent repairs to ensure against future waste seepage into the vault

ERG maintains and operates an extensive fleet of specialized industrial cleaning equipment capable of meeting all of your industrial service needs. Additionally, ERG is a licensed hazardous and liquid industrial waste hauler, allowing us to manage the waste generated by our industrial service operations, including material recovery and recycling options whenever possible.

Industrial Services
Decontamination Services, including:
  • Chemical product and waste tanks
  • Cyanide tanks
  • Mercaptan tanks
  • Acutely toxic chemical cleanup
  • PCB and mercury decontamination
  • Robotic vent cleaning
  • Blood borne pathogen materials
PRESSURE WASHING AND BLASTING SERVICES, INCLUDING:
  • Water blasting
  • Dry ice blasting
  • Sandblasting
Other Related Services
  • Confined space entry, including entry into hazardous environments
  • Confined space rescue standby services
  • Confined space entry training services
  • Containment/pit/sump cleaning
  • Paint booth cleaning/maintenance
  • Epoxy floor coating services
  • Waste sampling and analysis
  • Management of waste generated by industrial service operations

Remediation

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Environmental Remediation Services

ERG Environmental Services’ commitment to turnkey project management is fundamental to us, to ensure our clients understand what is required of them from a regulatory standpoint, from project startup through completion, and how to achieve compliance while remaining within the financial constraints and required timelines of each project.

ERG’s operational strength arises from our focused vision of the work to be performed, the collective experience and knowledge of our staff who execute the work, and our diverse resources, which combine to create and implement solutions for our clients, including:

  • Subsurface investigation using direct push (Power Probe) technology, including collection of groundwater and soil samples
  • Installation of permanent and temporary monitoring wells, including GORE soil gas vapor wells
  • Test pit excavations for site investigation and characterization
  • UST/AST location, pumping, cleaning, removal and disposal
  • Tank decommissioning and in-place closure
  • Soil and groundwater remediation, specializing in PCB and mercury impacted material removal, transport and disposal
  • Pond remediation, closure and site restoration
  • Facility hazardous material reconnaissance/decommissioning
  • Hoist/pit cleanout removal and site restoration
  • ERG welcomes the opportunity to provide creative, efficient and effective solutions for your routine to your most challenging environmental investigation and remediation needs.

Remediation Services:

Site Remediation, Including:

  • Impacted soil management at manufactured gas plants (MGP)
  • Impacted creek sediment removal
  • In-situ remediation system installation
  • Hazardous soil remediation within a hazardous atmosphere
  • Remediation of soil/materials impacted by PCB’s, mercury and other hazardous constituents
  • Impacted soil removal from a wetland environment

Site Investigation, Including:

  • Power Probe (direct push) soil and groundwater sampling and monitor well placement, including installation of soil gas vapor wells
  • Excavation of test pits for subsurface investigation/site characterization

UST Related Services

  • Subsurface investigation to identify tank location and size, including soil borings and test pits
  • Tank opening, pumping, cleaning, removal, destruction, off-site transport and disposal or metal recovery
    AST and UST turnkey installations
  • In-place decommissioning/closure

Other Services

  • Facility demolition or deconstruction in lieu of traditional demolition
  • Design and installation of engineered operational control measures

Mercury Management

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Mercury Management Services

ERG delivers the complete spectrum of waste management and remediation services. We handle all aspects of waste transaction including sampling, laboratory analysis, waste characterization, packaging, marking, labeling, manifest documents, transportation and recycling/disposal. And our site remediation services are among the most comprehensive and respected in the industry. Call us to speak to a representative and see how we can help you.

  • Onsite Mercury Decontamination Services
  • Permitted Part B Disposal Facility
  • Own and Operate Mercury Retorting Operation
  • Liquid Mercury/Mercury Device Recycling

What to do if you have a Mercury Spill?
Contact ERG — Mercury Management Specialists

  • Do NOT use a shop vac or vacuum
  • Do not sweep/blow dirt containing mercury with compressed air
  • Do not use cleaning chemicals to clean up mercury — releases toxic gases
  • Do not use a broom or brushes to sweep as it will break it down into smaller beads and spread it around
  • Never allow Mercury to go down a drain
  • NEVER allow people whose clothing or shoes may be contaminated to walk around or leave the spill area until contaminated items have been removed

Waste Management

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Household Hazardous Waste Services

ERG Environmental Services is a single-source provider for the removal and management of RCRA and TSCA regulated materials, non-hazardous materials, and household hazardous materials. We are committed to assisting your organization manage and reduce not only the amount of waste that is generated but also the amount of waste that your organization places in a landfill. ERG would also appreciate the opportunity to help you reach your zero landfill objectives. ERG’s main goal is to improve your environmental footprint while delivering the highest level of customer service at a competitive cost.

ERG provides full service hazardous, non-hazardous, universal and electronic waste management. From segregation and packaging of expired or obsolete chemicals to the sampling, analysis and hazard characterization of unknown waste, ERG offers you the knowledge and professionalism to completely manage your drum pad or waste storage area.

ERG operates one of very few RCRA PART B licensed universal waste recycling facilities servicing the Midwest. Our knowledge of waste and the ability to handle any waste your facility generates can minimize your organization’s labor, material handling and transport costs, as well as minimize exposure to the liabilities associated with hazardous waste management.

Additionally, ERG is a leader in the management of household hazardous waste collection events, with over 50+ events conducted annually. Events are typically sponsored by local municipalities for community participation but events are increasingly sponsored by corporations for participation by employees. ERG welcomes the opportunity to provide this demonstration of corporate social responsibility to your company.

  • Waste Sampling and Analysis
  • Waste Characterization Assistance
  • Transport of Containerized and Bulk Liquid, Sludge and Solid Waste
  • Roll-off Services
  • Hazardous Waste Management
  • Non-hazardous Waste Management
  • PCB Advanced Phase Separation (APS) for Multi-Phasic PCB Waste
  • Recoverable Petroleum Product Management
  • Used Oil and Antifreeze Recycling
  • Radioactive Waste Services
  • Management of Unstable Chemical Compounds
  • Material Recovery – Metals, Plastics, Glass etc.
  • Universal and Electronic Waste Management
  • Mercury Retorting for Mercury Recovery from Devices
  • Air Bag Management
  • Hazardous Metal Recycling
  • Chemical Inventories, Lab Packing, Disposal and Reporting
  • Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Events
  • Plant Decommissioning and Closure
  • Assistance with Official Responses to Regulatory Agencies
  • Development of RCRA Contingency Plans