Tag Archives: Orange County

The Tragedy of Hazmat Soil Contamination | Harbor Environmental Group

The Tragedy of Hazmat Soil Contamination

Proper hazmat management includes having spills cordoned off and professionally remediated as soon as possible. Contamination of the soil by hazardous chemicals can have many adverse effects on the environment and all living things. At Harbor Environmental Group, we take soil contamination seriously and will do everything possible to have the area cleaned right away. […]

Planning Construction to Accommodate Hazardous Waste | Harbor Environmental

Planning Construction to Accommodate Hazardous Waste

The design and construction of commercial and industrial properties can involve intricate planning to house equipment, vehicles, offices, meeting rooms, and more. One area you don’t want to put off until the last moment is where you’ll house and store any necessary hazardous materials or waste. At Harbor Environmental Group, we specialize in careful planning […]

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 […]

Why You Need Deep Carpet Cleaning After Fires and Floods | Harbor Environmental

Why You Need Deep Carpet Cleaning After Fires and Floods

An event that floods your home or experiencing a small fire will leave your carpet in rough shape. You need to call in professional carpet cleaning as soon as possible to try and salvage your carpeting. At Harbor Environmental Group, we offer the deepest clean possible and leave you with excellent results. Remove Dirty Water […]

Construction Accidents and Biohazard Clean-Up

The construction industry follows many safety guidelines that prevent a majority of possible accidents, but events can occur that are unexpected and can cause traumatic injuries. Large amounts of blood and other biohazard materials left behind can keep everyone locked in the event and unable to process and move forward. It can also present a […]

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 […]

How to Properly Handle Asbestos Removal | Orange County Harbor Environmental

How to Properly Handle Asbestos Removal

Asbestos has not been used in building materials for many years, due to the known adverse health effects, but it is still frequently found in older homes. You should contact a professional abatement service if you feel there may be asbestos present in the interior or exterior of your home. The only safe way to […]

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 […]

History of Asbestos in the Construction Industry | Harbor Environmental Group

History of Asbestos in the Construction Industry

Human beings have a long history of using asbestos due to its properties of fire and heat resistance, and the Romans not only knew about asbestos but also knew something about the damaging effects it had on the health of people who mined it. While the use of asbestos materials is now banned for most […]