Category Archives: Containment

Repair of a HazMat Storage Area

[caption id="attachment_4098" align="alignleft" width="225"] Crack at base of ramp into a secondary containment area[/caption] A hazardous material is any thing which has the potential to cause harm to humans, animals, or the environment. It could be in the garage, the bathroom, even the kitchen, but without a doubt, most homes, if not all homes in…
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Concrete Coatings to Protect Against Corrosive Materials

[caption id="attachment_3172" align="alignleft" width="169"] Two attendants monitor the Blackwell's associate inside the confined space of this secondary spill containment tank.[/caption] Chemical Resistant Concrete Coatings Are Ideal For Secondary Spill Containment Industries rely on many different materials in the production of the goods we use daily. Many of these materials are highly concentrated and can be hazardous…
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High Chairs Have Secondary Containment

What does a toddler's high chair and an industrial facility have in common? The answer is . . . secondary containment. [caption id="attachment_2977" align="alignleft" width="169"] A secondary containment barrier.[/caption] Now, if you haven't been around toddlers in a very long time (or if it's been so long since you sat in a high chair yourself, that you've forgotten),…
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Industrial Cleaning without Disruption

[caption id="attachment_2719" align="alignleft" width="300"] By covering equipment and sectioning off the area being cleaned, facilities can often be cleaned without a complete shutdown.[/caption] In most industries, there will come a day when the facility will shut down for repairs and cleaning. The question of whether or not to shut down just doesn’t come up. Most…
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