Emergency Spill Response

February 7, 2017

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Horizon Environmental was dispatched to Flatonia, TX to respond to a spill that consisted of oil based drilling mud. The contents were spread across the roadway and had been further contaminated and spread by vehicles. Horizon Environmental assessed the situation, excavated and placed the contaminated soil in roll-off boxes and transported them to disposal. Silt screen and absorbent boom were placed to prevent contamination of the adjacent property and stock cattle pond. Soil and water samples were taken and analyzed for TPH and RCRA8, in accordance with the approved remediation plan.