Clean Harbors Through Time

Clean Harbors: One Company, Many Sites

The series of maps above shows the growth of the Clean Harbors import network from 2007 and 2009-2012 as shipments that go from one Clean Harbors facility to another. While hazardous waste is traded between countries, it often stays within the same company, so the infrastructures for processing and transporting waste are interconnected. This complicates questions of environmental justice, which is more frequently understood as a subnational or international problem.