Commercial, Energy Efficiency, GHG Emissions - December 23, 2022
Clean Harbors Lowered Emissions
Clean Harbors, Inc., a provider of environmental and industrial services throughout North America, announced it avoided twice as much GHG emissions compared to emissions generated.
In 2021, the company collected 226 million gallons of waste oil, recovered ~3.5 billion pounds of key materials and recycled ~16 million gallons of solvent.
Clean Harbors destroyed 3.2 million pounds of ozone-depleting substances and gathered more than 50 million pounds of household hazardous waste.
Details were provided in its updated Sustainability Report
“As North America’s leader in environmental services, sustainability has been a part of our DNA since Clean Harbors’ founding in 1980,” said Alan S. McKim, Chairman and CEO in a statement. “Protecting the environment is central to our Company’s identity. That’s why sustainable business practices are not only ingrained in our organization but are helping to shape our culture and continuing to drive our purpose more than four decades later.”