The Transport industry faces many unique environmental challenges. With constant vehicle traffic and hydraulic equipment used in operations, there is a potential risk for spills of hazardous substances to end up in the stormwater system or other environmentally sensitive areas.

We recommend a range of spill response, stormwater management and containment solutions to ensure your organisation protects its environment.

To assist your environmental efforts, we have compiled a list of potential risks facing organisations within your industry and corresponding product solutions and other related material to help you protect your environment.

Please click on a question relevant to your organisation for more information.

FAQs

Q: Do you operate vehicles or hydraulic equipment?

Chatoyer Solution

Spills from trucks, generators or other hydraulic equipment require immediate remediation to ensure any hazardous substances do not enter near-by stormwater drain pits or pollute environmentally sensitive areas. Therefore, it is important that organisations are prepared to effectively respond to any spill incident.

Category: Spill Response

cleaning up an oil spill on a concrete workshop floor using a broom and floor sweep
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SpilMax Floor Sweep
This all natural absorbent encapsulates oil and hazardous liquids for easy clean up.

SpilMax oil and fuel, universal and chemical absorbent pads, booms and rolls

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SpilMax Absorbents
Absorbent pads, booms, pillows and wipes to clean up liquids from leaking equipment, tools, machinery or any spill.
SpilMax Spill Kits in bins, bags and drums
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SpilMax Workplace Spill Kits
The SpilMax range of spill kits use different types of absorbents that are suitable for the clean up various leaks or spills including oils, fuels, diesel, coolant, solvents, paints, general workplace chemicals, agricultural chemicals and other hazardous chemical liquids.
Q: Is there a risk of spills entering the stormwater system?

Chatoyer Solution

Any spills that enter the stormwater system and pollute the waterways can result in immediate fines to the company and it’s staff. As a result, our stormwater solutions ensure any hazardous substances or debris is captured or contained at the source to protect your stormwater system.

 

Category: Stormwater Management

Man using DrainSAFE handle to close the DrainSAFE valve and isolate the drain pit to contain a spill
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SpilMax DrainSAFE
A permanent solution to stormwater management – captures waste and debris and contains hazardous liquid during a spill

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Drain Warden
Placed inside the drain pit to capture sediment, oil, litter and debris.

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Weighted Containment Boom
Shaped around a drain pit or at the source of a spill to contain liquid from spreading.
Q: Do you wash your vehicles on site?

Chatoyer Solution

Contaminants from washing vehicles must not enter the stormwater system or pollute environmentally sensitive areas. Therefore, we recommend you wash your vehicle on a suitable wash mat to contain the contaminated water at the source for proper disposal or reuse.

Category: Stormwater Management

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Vehicle Wash Mat
A wash mat can be easily integrated into a water treatment plan to provide a low cost wash bay system. Custom sizes and accessories available. 

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