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Spill Center Audit Detects Excessive Contractor Fees

A Spill Center transportation client based in Montreal, Canada, was able to negotiate down charges on a cleanup contractor’s invoice to the tune of about $30,000 after a Spill Center auditor found the charges to be excessive for the size and scope of the job. Spill Center’s audit service is intended to provide a neutral Read More…

Controlling Costs After Spills Is Spill Center’s Primary Role

In our 26 years of providing support to companies involved in environmental spills, we have learned what works to control costs for our clients and what actions need to be taken immediately after a spill to minimize damage to the environment. We help clients avoid fees and penalties for non-compliance with regulations. And we document Read More…

Let Spill Center Boost Your Spill Preparedness in 2017

I’m writing to ask a favor. We both know that nobody has enough spills to get good at handling them efficiently and cost-effectively. If you are not a Spill Center™ client, please consider the reasons below to become one. You can quickly and easily register online at www.spillcenter.com. If you’re already registered as a Spill Read More…

Environmental Spill Reporting Requires Expertise, to Be Sure

In 2016, Spill Center™ completed more environmental spill reports on behalf of clients than any other organization in the United States. Our Compliance Associates fill out more than 300 US DOT Incident Report Forms each month as part of Spill Center’s program of spill-related services for clients. We handle all required spill reporting, provide listings Read More…

Is Your Organization Still Using Spill Reporting Practices from the 70s?

A lot of things have improved over the last four decades – few more so than technology. Yet so many potential spill generators are still using spill reporting standards and technology from generations past. This can make the process slow and challenging for everyone involved – it’s more prone to error and far less convenient. Read More…

Protecting Clients from Liability: Environmental Release & Pollution Events

Unintentional environmental release and pollution events are a serious matter requiring fast cleanup and even faster reporting. Though this is common knowledge, many of your transportation, manufacturing, and medical facility clients will fail to adequately prepare for it. The complex nature of accurate and timely reporting to local, regional, and federal authorities can leave many Read More…

In the Event of a Spill, Call Spill Center First!

An environmental spill or pollution event at your facility or in transportation requires a speedy response in order to minimize your costs and damage to the environment. That’s when you want to have Spill Center™ as a trusted partner. With a single call or visit to the Spill Center website, experienced staff members can help Read More…

Controlling Risk of Pollution Events with Spill Preparedness Practices

Risk management is crucial to the success of any business, especially one threatened by risks involving hazardous materials, petroleum products and other regulated substances that can cause significant pollution events. Do you know the extent of your company’s exposure? Storage tanks can leak. Hazardous waste can cause a pollution event. Issues with contaminated historical landfill Read More…

Crisis Management Training Boosts Spill Preparedness

Spill Center™ offers customized training in Crisis Management to clients who want to improve their ability to quickly and efficiently respond to releases of hazardous materials and other regulated substances at their facilities or in over-the-road accidents. Our trainer comes to your location to conduct the training session, which is designed to teach your managers, Read More…

Protecting Transportation Businesses from Unexpected Spills

Unintentional release of environmental contaminants can pose a serious threat to businesses, insurers, local citizens and wildlife, and more. Preparing for the unexpected is crucial to protecting transportation businesses, those they serve, and those who serve them. To learn more about how to manage reporting, liability, and preparation, watch the video.

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Special Programs

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