Spilled chemicals or oil poses a serious threats to fresh water and marine environments. Even small amounts can have major consequences for water, nature, wildlife and the economical consequences for the responsible company and their reputation could be enormous. Today there are high requirements on the spill response readiness for companies, and they are regulated through various acts of legislation and directives based on local and international agreements.
Below are three different product categories which depending on the situation, location and purpose can help to minimize the extent of an oil contamination, or if an accident has already occurred, help recover from it as quickly and economically as possible.
The first step in an oil spill accident is always limiting. Oilbooms are used primarily to prevent the spread and limit the spread of a possible oil spill. There are several different models of oilbooms and accessories that are designed along the different environments and conditions.
Absorbent booms is a very efficient tool, either by working by it self, or as a complement to a oilboom booms. Absorbent booms helps you to contain free flowing oil-based liquid and absorb it from the water. We work with two types of sorbents, polypropylene or cotton.
To prevent spread of oilbased and chemical liquids in unwanted places like drains, industries, streams and roads that could be associated with major health and accident risks, there are today a wide range of products designed to create a safer and down environmentally friendly workplace.
At dredging and other ground works of ports, seas and lakes there are today required to enclose the work area to prevent the spread of muddy water that may contain toxic and hazardous substances. Siltcurtains purpose is to screen of and prevent the spread of the muddy water.