Job of the Month -July 26, 2022

Hydrofluoric acid is a dangerous, potentially deadly, chemical compound. On July 26, 2022, at 5:40 a.m., one of the largest freight carriers in the world discovered hydrofluoric acid had spilled inside a trailer at one of its terminals in Illinois. “We were called at...

Job of the Month – June 26, 2022

On June 26, 2022, at 10:25 p.m., a truck was involved in an accident on U.S. Highway 41 in Indiana, spilling approximately 135 gallons of fuel. The Indiana Department of Transportation (IDOT) responded immediately. At 10:30 p.m., HazChem Environmental was called to...

Job of the Month 5-25-22

An international transportation company with annual revenue of $2 billion had a problem on April 28. One of its trucks had suffered a spill of resin on its trailer and outside of the trailer in Bensenville, IL. The spill site was less than 12 miles from HazChem’s home...

Job of the Month – 4-7-22

When one of the top freight-carrying companies in America, with annual revenues over $2 billion, suffered a paint spill at one of its Midwest terminals, Hazchem Environmental was called. The date was March 30, 2022, and the time of the call was 8:35 a.m. HazChem also...

Job of the Week 2-28-22

Sometimes it can be beneficial to others when you’re a versatile company. Hazchem Environmental, founded in 1991, is proud to call itself a “versatile” company, able to provide its customers varying services at important times. For instance, a mid-sized company in Des...

Job of the Week 1-24-22

With all the local, state and federal rules governing paint disposal, the transport and disposal process can be quite complex for businesses. “It’s been that way for all of our 32 years,” said HazChem Co-Owner Alan Shapiro. “The rules and regulations regarding paint...