INFOGRAPHIC: Liquid Waste Industry 2020 COVID-19 Survey Results

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Here is some great industry survey data collected by ServiceCore related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Liquid Waste Industry 2020 COVID-19 Survey Results

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Liquid Waste Industry 2020 COVID-19 Survey Results

Almost All Businesses are Taking Action

  • 96% have implemented social distancing policies
  • 64% have increased cleaning/disinfecting practices at the site
  • 68% have increased cleaning/disinfecting practices at the office
  • 76% are using more protective equipment

Other Survey Results

  • 100% of portable toilet rental companies have seen increased demand for sanitizing/hand washing stations.
  • 37% of companies surveyed haven’t been able to meet the increased demand.
  • 70% of companies handling event cancellations are giving a full refund.
  • Just 5% aren’t doing any sort of refund.
  • Grease trap cleaning has been reduced by 50%
  • While individual businesses have profited and closed as a result of the pandemic, the net result is a neutral score of 5 on a 1-10 change scale.
  • For businesses that changed – 75% said “A lot” or “A Great Deal” was due to the pandemic
  • 60% of respondents are looking to the industry experts for help and support during this time.
  • 80% of companies are not providing any hazard pay or a bonus for work during the pandemic.

The Stimulus Package is Being Utilized

  • 31% qualified for a personal check
  • 53% have or plan to utilize the SBA Paycheck Protection Program

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