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Clean Harbors, Inc.

Phone: (781) 849-1800 Fax: (781) 356-1375  

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Clean Harbors, provides environmental and hazardous waste management services. They provide planned or emergency services to private industry and goverment agencies; including hazardous waste site clean-up, off site treatment and disposal of hazardous wastes, and ground water remediation, engineering services and analytical laboratory testing. The company was established and incorporated in Massachusetts in 1980. The company employs aproximately 1,500 people. Mr. Alan McKim is Chairman and CEO. Mr. William Geary is VP and General Counsel. Any questions or problems should be directed to the attention of Mr. Geary. The firm has branches in Boston, Braintree, Kingston, Auburn, Weymouth Ma, Bristol and New Britain, CT, Chicago, Il; Bangor and South Portland, ME; Baltimore, MD, Hooksett, NH; Deptford and Edison, N.J., Buffalo, Syracuse and Albany, NY; Cleveland, OH; Exton and Pittsburgh, PA; Richmond, VA; Raleigh, NC; Providence, RI, San Juan, Puerto Rico Indiannapolis, IN. Brooklyn NY, Kimball, NE, and Cincinatti.

BBB Accreditation

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Reason for Rating

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Factors that raised the rating for Clean Harbors, Inc. include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

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Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Clean Harbors, Inc.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: September 14, 1988 Business started: 01/01/1980 in MA Business incorporated 01/01/1980 in MA
Business Management
Mr. William Geary, Vice President
Contact Information
Customer Contact: Mr. Willaim Geary, Vice President
Principal: Mr. William Geary, Vice President
Number of Employees


Business Category


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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

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Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

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BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

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