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Int’l Women’s Week Spotlight – Winde Hamrick

Winde Hamrick Executive Vice President When did you start at Heritage (or previously acquired companies) and what was your first position? 1991, Project Engineer Define a great leader—what are some traits you think great leaders possess? Leads safely, humility, lifelong learner, high integrity/honest, adaptable, instills confidence in others, hands on, cares about employees, knowledgeable, approachable, […]

EPA’s e-Manifest Fees Doubling

Authored by Angie Martin, PE, CHMM EPA’s e-Manifest processing facility received over 1.5 million manifests from the launch of the system on June 30, 2018 through April 30, 2019. On an annualized basis, this number falls 880,000 manifests short of the projected number of manifests initially used to calculate EPA’s e-Manifest fees. The regulations require […]

Responsible Management of PFAS Waste

On July 17th, 2019, Angie Martin, our Vice President, attended the Missouri Waste Control Coalition Conference to give a presentation that addressed the health concerns, legislation, and treatment options associated with Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). PFAS are a persistent group of manufactured chemicals used in water and stain repellents, nonstick coatings, cleaning products, firefighting […]

Pollution Prevention

All businesses generate waste, and in some cases, it could simply be wastewater or paper waste. In others, it could also be hazardous and toxic wastes. In all aspects, it is going to cost money to properly manage the wastes a facility creates.  So naturally businesses want to minimize their waste to manage costs – […]

Heritage Environmental Services Partners with Zinc Nacional to Build Waelz Kiln Facility in Midwest

The joint venture company will use state-of-the-art technology to provide an alternative outlet option to the steel industry for zinc reclamation Indianapolis, August 14, 2018 – Heritage Environmental Services LLC and Zinc Nacional have decided to partner to build a state-of-the-art Waelz Kiln facility in the Midwestern United States. The joint venture company, “Waelz Sustainable […]

A Look Inside Onsite Personnel at Universities

Recently we had the opportunity to take a behind the scenes look at exactly what our onsite personnel do at Northwestern University. We got to talk to the Executive Director for the Office for Research Safety, Michael Blayney, and Heritage’s Technical Services Manager, Breanna Zamorski. Michael talked to us about what Northwestern wanted to accomplish […]

Going Digital

Going digital can save you time, improve visibility and help you stay up to date. Heritage has developed a tool to help meet the needs of customers by putting data at their fingertips. The Heritage Environmental Informational System (EIS) offers complete transparency into exactly when and where your waste is in its process. For Heritage […]

Meet Sergeant Rineco

Benton, AR – Earlier this year, managers from our facility approached the Saline County Sheriff’s Office to inquire how we could make a donation.  Within a few weeks, we were able to present a check to Sheriff Rodney Wright for the purchase and training of a new K-9 dog, Sergeant Rineco. In May 2018, K-9 […]

Focus on Customer Experience

Meet our New VP of Customer Experience — Sheila Morris. We are proud to announce the promotion of Sheila Morris.  Sheila’s 21 years of experience at Heritage has built a vast knowledge and understanding of the level of service our customers expect.  Sheila was hired as a Field Chemist in 1997 and over the years […]