Tag Archives: Contamination

4 Mistakes to Avoid In Choosing Environmental Cleanup Services

You can find environmental and hazardous materials cleanup services all over Orange and Los Angeles Counties, but you need to carefully check out the company to make sure you have one that is in full compliance with all rules and regulations. At Harbor Environmental Group, we take the job of environmental cleanup serious and provide […]

How to Handle a Raw Sewage Backup | Harbor Environmental Cleanup

How to Handle a Raw Sewage Backup

The thought of raw sewage entering your home might be too much to handle. It is not an event that happens every day, but it does and can happen in your home. At Harbor Environmental Group, we take the task of cleaning your environment seriously. What causes a sewage backup into the home? The exact […]

Soil Remediation and Soil Remediation Planning | Harbor Environmental

Soil Remediation and Soil Remediation Planning

The ability to enjoy clean soil and drinking water is something never taken for granted. Industries dealing with materials and chemicals classified as toxic to the environment and living creatures have to be monitored and spills immediately cleaned. What is soil remediation? Soil remediation is the act of cleaning dirt, sediments, surface water, and groundwater […]

Why Do Hazardous Materials Have to Be Treated Differently? | Harbor Environmental Group

Why Do Hazardous Materials Have to Be Treated Differently?

This may seem like a question with an easy answer, but the hazards associated with some materials are not immediately noticeable. This is why there are regulations in place to protect the public from unseen hazards that can adversely affect health years down the road after exposure. Existing Threat to Humans and Animals Many materials […]

Heavy Metal Contamination of Soil | Orange County Harbor Environment Cleanup

Heavy Metal Contamination of Soil

Soil can become contaminated by a variety of substances, but heavy metals are one of the more common types of soil contamination. Heavy metals are a group of naturally occurring metallic minerals including lead, arsenic, selenium, nickel, cadmium, copper, mercury, zinc, manganese, and chromium. Cleaning-Up Heavy Metal Contamination Heavy metal contamination can happen due to […]