Tank Washout Services

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The Benefits of Tank Washout Services On The Gulf Coast

Specialized Waste Systems provides tank washout services to industrial clients throughout Houston and the greater Gulf Coast.

We work with both hazardous and non-hazardous waste and ensure we use proper waste disposal methods that capture and treat effluents while keeping your industrial facility compliant with local and national regulations.

Our industrial tank washouts in Houston, Texas allow companies to reuse containers, prevent cross-contamination, comply with regulations, and maintain a safe working environment. Our services may be periodically scheduled or required for tanks to be entered for inspections and repairs. No matter when you need Specialized Waste Systems, we are available 24/7 to clear out your tanks and trucks.

Tank Washout Services In Houston, Texas

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  • Hazardous and Non-Hazardous Heels
  • Heels and Dig Outs of Solids & Sludge
  • Drumming of Heels in Containers
  • Hard to Handle Materials
  • Hot Wash Services
  • Container Washout
  • Truck Washout
  • Roll Off Box
  • Vacuum Box
  • Dewatering Box
  • Metal Rolling Lid Box
  • Frac Tanks / Mini Frac
  • Tanks
  • Tankers
  • Poly Tanks
  • ISO Tanks
  • Totes
  • Air Movers
  • Vacuum Trailers
  • Vacuum Trucks
  • End Dump Trailers
  • Straight Tanker Trailers

Our Tank Washout Services

Tank washout services from Specialized Waste involve thorough cleaning and decontamination of tanks used for storing various materials, including hazardous substances. Our expert team utilizes advanced equipment and environmentally friendly cleaning agents to ensure effective removal of residues and contaminants, maintaining regulatory compliance and promoting safety.

Tank Heel Disposal

Our team clears out the residual material and waste that collects at the bottom of tanks and other storage vessels. Tank heel disposal services provide safe removal and disposal of this hazardous leftover waste so your containers can be properly cleaned and closed out.

We handle hazardous and non-hazardous heels, dig outs of solids and sludge, and drumming of heels in containers.

Washout & Disposal

Our washout and disposal services help you clear out hard-to-handle materials, clean off hot-wash surfaces, and perfect your container and truck washouts for a clean, sanitary finish.

Container Washout

Our container washout services cover all of your facility’s potential washout needs. Trust our team to clear out:

  • Roll-Off Boxes
  • Vacuum Boxes
  • Dewatering Boxes
  • Metal Rolling Lid Boxes
  • Frac Tanks/Mini Frac Tanks
  • Tanks
  • Tankers
  • Poly Tanks
  • ISO Tanks
  • Totes

Truck Washout

Our truck washout services include cleaning out the following receptacles:

  • Air Movers 
  • Vacuum Trailers
  • Vacuum Trucks
  • End Dump Trailers
  • Straight Tanker Trailers

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What Materials Do Our Tank Washout Services Remove?

Here are some common hazardous and non-hazardous materials we can remove during industrial washout services.

Hazardous Materials:

  • Chemical residues (acids, bases, solvents, catalysts)
  • Petroleum products (fuels, oils, grease)  
  • Toxic metals (lead, mercury, chromium)
  • Asbestos
  • Radioactive substances
  • Paints and coatings
  • Adhesives and sealants
  • Pesticides and insecticides
  • Sludge and sediment

Non-Hazardous Materials:

  • Food products (oils, fats, sugars, starches)
  • Beverage residues 
  • Soaps and detergents
  • Wax and polymers
  • Construction debris
  • Wastewater
  • Solid waste

The specific materials we remove depend on the industrial processes involved at your facility and the previous contents of the vessels. No matter the job, we perform proper testing and characterization to handle and dispose of the washouts appropriately.

Washout Your Waste With Specialized Waste Systems

When hazardous residues build up in your industrial equipment, turn to the experts at Specialized Waste Systems for proper washout services. 

Our trained technicians utilize top-of-the-line vacuum trucks, steam cleaners, and tanker trailers to safely clean out your tanks. We follow strict protocols to remove dangerous sludges, soils, chemicals, and other industrial wastes, ensuring complete washouts that leave your containers contaminant-free.

Specialized Waste Systems handles the entire process from characterization and testing to final disposal, keeping your facility compliant and your team protected. 

Contact us today to schedule your industrial tank washout or tank heel removal.

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Industrial tank washout services involve cleaning out large containers, tanks, and vessels used in industrial operations. These washouts are performed to remove hazardous materials, waste, and residues that build up over time during manufacturing, processing, or storage. 

At Specialized Waste Systems, we offer industrial tank washouts utilizing specialized equipment like tanker trucks, steam cleaners, and vacuum systems to clean the interiors of tanks, railcars, tank trailers, and other large vessels. 

Wearing protective gear, our washout team will effectively scrub surfaces, break up debris, and suction out contaminated wastewater in your tanks, containers, and trucks. 

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