Media
08/31/17

A Message from the CEO

Hurricane Harvey
bill DiCroce
Hurricane Harvey has indisputably devastated much of South East Texas. Our entire organization is concerned for our employees, neighbors and the communities that have been impacted by the storm and will continue to experience the effects of Hurricane Harvey. We are deploying additional management, technical and humanitarian support to assist our employees and to ensure the safety and compliance of our facilities. Our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone impacted by this tragic storm.

This devastation of Hurricane Harvey, in addition to destroying homes, businesses and livelihoods also poses a severe environmental threat. Veolia North America has access to the global resources and manpower available to step in and solve these complex environmental challenges.

With approximately 1,000 Veolia employees and their families in the region, we are leveraging every available resource to ensure the communities they live in stay safe from any further harm. Our Houston office is dry, and our teams are ready.
 
From our ability to properly manage hazardous wastes, respond to emergency chemical spills, and provide mobile water treatment, Veolia is ready and able to help Texas and Louisiana manage their challenges at this time.
  Disaster Recovery Services we offer include:
  • Emergency spill clean-ups
  • 24-hour emergency response dispatch
  • Mobile Water Treatment
  • Chemical identification, collection and disposal
  • Decontamination services
  • Dewatering and separation services
  • Debris removal and disposal
  • Household hazardous waste collection
  • Vacuum truck and tanker services (addition to the bullet)
  • Hydro-excavation 
  • Roll of and temporary storage tanks
  • Jet rodding services
  • Pump out services