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EQ acquires Terra First

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EQ-The Environmental Quality Company acquired the assets of Terra First Inc., a hazardous waste treatment, storage and disposal facility in Vernon, AL. With the addition of this new facility, EQ now operates 28 recycling, treatment, disposal and service facilities throughout the U.S., and manages an extensive line of remediation, industrial cleaning, emergency response and total waste management services nationwide. The facility will be named EQ Alabama.

EQ Alabama will provide:

• Hazardous and non-hazardous waste transportation and disposal;

• Acceptance of most hazardous waste codes;

• Continued service to the wood preserving industry;

• Industrial cleaning and maintenance services;

• Emergency response; and

• Lab packing and small quantity chemical management services.

EQ Alabama is located at Mile Marker 250; Alabama Hwy 17 North; Vernon, AL 35592.

Terms of the transaction are not disclosed.

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