Founded in 1993, American Pollution Control Corporation (AMPOL) is a full service environmental remediation company and contractor that specializes in inland, nearshore, and offshore emergency response and hazardous waste remediation. Serving oil and gas companies, industrial companies and government agencies, AMPOL provides emergency and nonemergency toxic and hazardous materials containment, collection and assistance with transport and disposal.
CEO and President Kirk Headley started AMPOL as a response to the booming South Louisiana oil and natural gas industry. In recent years, AMPOL has rapidly expanded from its corporate headquarters in New Iberia, Louisiana and its Oil Stop office in Harvey, Louisiana to a total of six offices along the Gulf Coast in Louisiana and Texas, including Bayou Vista, Chalmette, Venice and Port Arthur.
Over the years, AMPOL has earned its reputation as an elite intercontinental environmental services and emergency response company. AMPOL is committed to customer satisfaction is always working to improve techniques, identify innovative technology through aggressive research and development, and apply our resources to that commitment. AMPOL ‘s dedication to be ready to respond continues to propel its reputation as the industry leader in total environmental solutions.
AMPOL has been recognized by the United States Department of Labor and the Louisiana Workmen’s Compensation Corporation for its excellent safety record. AMPOL maintains one of the largest and most thorough inventories of spill response equipment in the Gulf of Mexico region.
AMPOL is United States Coast Guard (USCG) and Oil Spill Removal Organization (OSRO) certified. AMPOL has an extensive emergency response force that provides quick mobilization and professional execution. Complementing their spill response services are full service packages for Asbestos / Lead / Mold & Mildew Abatement, NORM, Confined Space Entry & Rescue Standby, Site Remediation, and Tank Cleaning needs. All of AMPOL’s services can deploy to any location, 24/7, for emergency response or projects.
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