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We Are ERC

ERC provides innovative waste management and recycling services for our customers
through custom solutions and a unique focus on sustainability.

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Waste Management

Growing to Serve a More Sustainable World

No matter your industry, your company generates waste. It could be small amounts, massive amounts, hazardous, solid or liquid. Regardless of the type of waste, it needs to be disposed of in a safe, reliable, and sustainable manner. ERC can help!

At ERC, our state of the art of waste recycling and disposal facility meets or exceeds local, state, and federal regulations and provides a variety of options covering all your sustainability needs. You can trust us to provide streamlined and cost-effective waste recycling and disposal services that put your company first.

What We Do at ERC

At ERC, we use turnkey solutions to remove and recycle various kinds of industrial waste. From paint waste to sludge, we offer efficient and cost-effective ways to clean your space. Take a look at our services and how we support your waste management practices.

COVID-19 Decontamination and Disposal

With the coronavirus pandemic, businesses and public spaces need to create plans for staying clean and safe. With our decontamination and disposal services, you can clear your area of infected or exposed materials like medical tools, bedding and other solid waste. We package and dispose of waste with the proper safety methods to respect the environment and keep your company compliant.

Industrial Tank Cleaning

When your facility stores waste liquids in tanks, you need regular cleaning to maintain capacity, keep your system running smoothly and meet industry standards. We provide cleaning services for numerous tank types, including water, chemical, fuel, cargo and frac.

Environmental Roll Off Dumpsters

Rent our environmental roll off dumpsters to enhance your waste management processes. We offer a range of container sizes and compacting options for recycling needs outside of construction and demolition. ERC has invested years in understanding our clients’ unique requirements, and with our commitment to complete price transparency, we have a solution for you.

Sustainable Waste Transportation

While waste can cause issues when stored at your location, waste transportation can pose its own set of problems. We put a focus on sustainable waste transportation to ensure the environment and all people involved are safe. We’ve developed a solution that meets industry standards while remaining cost-effective.

Waste Disposal and Waste Management Recycling

Every business creates waste, and some companies confront hazardous materials daily. Whatever the scenario may be, businesses need a disposal solution that’s safe and compliant. With our waste disposal and waste management recycling, we handle your waste materials safely and find recycling methods when they’re available.

Waste Drum and Tote Removal

If you store your waste in drums or totes, our removal services make it easy to clear your space of hazardous and non-hazardous materials. Our turnkey approach allows us to design our removal services based on your circumstances. Whether you have single drums or truckloads of totes, we’ll personalize our methods while keeping our service economical and compliant.

Sludge and Solvent Waste Removal and Recycling

Silt, sludge and solvent waste can be tricky substances to dispose of. Our removal and recycling services create a personalized system for your sludge, silt and solvent production. Your business can focus on the big picture while we ensure your waste is handled safely and quickly.

Industrial Paint Waste Removal and Recycling

When you use industrial paint, you create waste that often contains volatile organic compounds (VOCs). These materials are extremely toxic and may cause severe damage to the environment or the people in the vicinity if not disposed of correctly. Regardless of the presence of VOCs, government regulations require industrial paint waste disposal.

We can establish an efficient paint waste treatment plan to ensure your waste is removed and recycled when possible.

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    We Serve Critical Industries

    Some of the country’s biggest industries create the most waste, and we’re here to serve these operations and help them maintain sustainable practices. Our waste management solutions are most common in:

    • Construction
    • Pharmaceutical
    • Manufacturing
    • Oil and gas
    • Marine operations

    We need these industries for many aspects of living, but their byproducts can be harmful to the environment if not cared for properly. With our waste management services, business success and sustainability can coexist.

    Get Started With ERC

    At ERC, we focus on providing innovative waste recycling services to our clients through a comprehensive process that focuses on sustainability solutions that protect our environment. It works like this:

    1. Assessment: When you contact us, an account executive will contact you to discuss the needs of your company. This discussion includes assessing your residual waste streams, determining potential service needs and reviewing your company’s sustainability goals.
    2. Process: Once our account executives create a general idea of what your company needs, ERC will look into the government regulations that apply to your company’s location and applications. We will then use those regulations to adjust our plan on how to properly process your residual and hazardous waste streams.
    3. Partnership: We will work closely with your company to customize your plan and service bundle and adjust our services to support your sustainability requirements.
    4. Journey: As your needs or locations change, ERC will continue to work with you, using our multiple facilities and industry partners as needed.
    5. Evaluate: ERC continuously evaluates our services for each client, measuring your progress and streamlining your services over time.

    What Makes Us Different?

    ERC has over 30 years of experience in waste management, and we help businesses across the mid-Atlantic area reevaluate their sustainability practices. Our turnkey approach makes us unique. Rather than using the same disposal and recycling process for every company, we form our solution to your needs.

    With our consideration of your processes and waste production, we can create a sustainable waste management plan that helps you improve your bottom line. We care for your success as much as the environment, and we work to support both with our practices.

    Our core values are integrity, respect, customer focus, safety and compliance. While our personalized solutions provide excellent results for our clients, we aim to remain ethical and transparent in everything we do. We listen to your needs and encourage better practices for the future.

    Why Choose ERC for Waste Management Services?

    Your search for a comprehensive waste management solution is over. ERC offers one-stop solutions for liquid and solid waste management for a vast range of industries, from the pharmaceutical and petrochemical industries to manufacturing and construction. We offer a full selection of services for our clients that meet all their waste disposal needs with an unmatched level of experience.

    When you work with ERC, you can expect the following:

    • Extensive experience: ERC has experience working with many industries, including the manufacturing, construction, pharmaceutical, and oil industries.
    • Custom solutions: No matter your needs, ERC has the equipment and experience to handle it. We are one of the largest waste processors in the region and have all the resources necessary to take care of any type of waste at any location.
    • Cost-effectiveness: With ERC, there is no middle man. We handle everything from pickup and transportation to recycling and disposal. This way, we eliminate the need for multiple service providers, saving you money.
    • Environmentally responsible: ERC is dedicated to disposing of all waste in a way that focuses on environmental sustainability. Not only do we comply with all local, state and federal regulations, but we comply with EPA and DEP guidelines to help work toward sustainable waste solutions.

    The best benefit of working with ERC? You don’t need to worry about your waste. Simply give us a call, and we’ll come to pick up your waste for transportation, recycling, and disposal.

    Confidential Waste Management

    Companies don’t want their proprietary or obsolete products falling into the wrong hands. Competitors may use these items to create similar products, or criminals may take them to the black market. Improper disposal of obsolete or expired products has the potential to harm your business and customers. Proper management for the destruction of these products is essential.

    ERC offers confidential waste disposal services for companies disposing of paper and products that contain or consist of obsolete or expired products to protect your interests. This includes:

    • Expired pharmaceutical drugs
    • Proprietary manufactured chemicals or products
    • Obsolete or expired products

    ERC has worked with a range of companies, helping them dispose of their confidential waste in a way that protects them while also upholding our standards of sustainability.

    Contact ERC for Sustainable Waste Management Services

    Are you ready to take the first step toward comprehensive waste recycling and management services? Set up your first expert consultation with ERC today. ERC is one of the Mid-Atlantic region’s largest waste recycling and processing solution providers, serving Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Delaware, Virginia and beyond. No matter how much waste you have, we can handle it.

    Contact us today to learn more about our services and how we can help you manage your sustainability goals successfully!


    Keeping You Compliant Throughout the Process

    One of ERC’s many benefits is our focus on maintaining compliance in our operations. Put your worries away knowing your waste is being recycled and disposed of in a safe and compliant manner. We maintain accreditation and compliance with several regulatory entities, including:

    • Environmental Protection Agency
    • Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
    • Maryland Environmental Services
    • Department of Transportation
    • United States Coast Guard
    • Local, state and federal laws

    Once we process your waste, you can relax and focus on the business of your company. On top of our dedication to regulatory compliance, we also thoroughly document our waste pickup, transportation, and recycling/disposal, so you never have to worry about a lack of documentation for your own compliance purposes.

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