Independently Rated Highest in Quality
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Consecutive Year
Originally Earned:
December 2008
We declare that Environmental Remedies, Inc. HAS QUALIFIED for and continues to meet the Ongoing Research and Rating Requirements for Diamond Certified® status.
Certificate #1457
(877) 312-3471
1999 Alpine Way
Hayward, CA 94545
A recent residential remediation project by Environmental Remedies, Inc.

Environmental Remedies, Inc. (ERI) is an asbestos and lead abatement contractor that serves residential and commercial clients throughout Northern California. The company has completed thousands of projects for a diverse clientele list that includes homeowners, contractors, insurance providers and government agencies. 

Owner/President Jaime Tamayo founded ERI in 2004. An industry veteran of more than 30 years, Mr. Tamayo gained experience working for one of California’s largest abatement firms before establishing his family-owned and operated company. He considers his staff and crews to be the driving factors in helping ERI become one of the most trusted abatement contractors in the Bay Area.

ERI’s project supervisors have between 13 and 16 years’ experience in the remediation trade, and its technicians have a minimum of five years’ experience. Mr. Tamayo says his company is dedicated to providing cost-effective solutions for abatement projects of all sizes while maintaining its reputation for quality workmanship and customer service. The firm’s Quality Assurance Program ensures its finished products adhere to strict regulatory requirements and meet customers’ highest expectations.

Company Philosophy

“We’re committed to providing the most professional and comprehensive abatement services in the industry, and we’re continually striving for improvement. We maintain a family atmosphere through communication, responsibility, honesty and unity. Our goal is to give our customers the same care and service we’d expect for our families.”

Serving Northern California

Asbestos Remediation
Lead Remediation

Comparative Summary

Asbestos removal companies are always looking for ways to discern themselves from their competition, and those that have earned the prestigious Diamond Certified award are already several steps ahead. In addition to its Diamond Certified status, Environmental Remedies, Inc. differentiates itself by maintaining a flawless track record for regulatory compliance and safety—an accomplishment...

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are the steps to the abatement process?
A: "When you first call, our office manager takes down all the relevant facts—what needs to be done, contact information, insurance information and so forth. Then we pass the information to one of our estimators, who will come out, survey the si...
Q: What are the steps to the removal process?
A: "The process may vary slightly from property to property and based on the type of project. However, in general, it’s conceptually the same. We isolate the affected areas from the remainder of the building with polyethylene sheeting. Then we c...
Q: Do asbestos, lead and mold have to be removed?
A: "It depends. If left undisturbed, asbestos and lead aren’t health threats. If asbestos material has been damaged or lead paint is peeling, or if it’s anticipated that the materials will be disturbed throughout the course of a renovation or re...

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Industry Info

When it comes to asbestos/lead removal and abatement, not just any contractor can take on the work.
California law requires a special license for contractors who deal with asbestos and lead, as well as special training and certification in removal and abatement practices. Before you hire a company to handle these types of problems, it’s imperative...
Findings based on statistically reliable research from 269 surveys

Customer Satisfaction

Survey Question: On a scale of 1 to 10 how satisfied were you with the quality you received?
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Customer Loyalty

Survey Question: If you needed this product or service in the future, would you use this company again?
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Diamond Certified Qualification

Based on 269 customer surveys, we declare
Environmental Remedies, Inc.
has passed all rating steps and has earned
The Diamond Certified Award
No. 1457
Continuously qualified since December 2008.
David Pak
Director of Ratings Research
American Ratings Corporation

Verbatim Survey Responses From Only Verified Customers

Kevin Verified Customer Name
"Probably Matthew Bane, he is extremely thorough. Most of the time I need it right away, and he always gets me the estimate within an hour."
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Environmental Remedies, Inc.
1999 Alpine Way
Hayward, CA 94545
(877) 312-3471
(925) 461-5951 fax
DCID8667102414

Mon – Fri: 7:30am – 4:30pm
Staff on Call 24/7

Serving Northern California

Jamie Tamayo, Scott Tamayo and Brad Steinle, Owners
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DOSH Asbestos Certification #854
840442 854
Liability Insurance, Workers' Compensation
2004
Asbestos Remediation, Lead Remediation
1,400
Contractors, Government Agencies, Homeowners, Insurance Providers
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Survey Responses For

Environmental Remedies, Inc.

Environmental Remedies, Inc.: Average 8.8 out of 10 based on 269 unique customer surveys of customer satisfaction.
Kevin Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"Basically, they were easy to work with and they explain things to you. They will talk you through it and make you feel comfortable. I could go on and on about them."

"Probably Matthew Bane, he is extremely thorough. Most of the time I need it right away, and he always gets me the estimate within an hour."

Avery W. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They were fast and efficient."

"It was all electronic, and they seemed nice."

Owen K. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I think they are professional, and they are good at what they do."

"Just that the work was done to my satisfaction and expectations"

Maria R. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They came out, did their work, and left."

"I am happy with them."

Andrew Y. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They did a pretty good job responding to me."

"It is good, and the price is reasonable as well."

Laura R. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They handled the job timely and efficiently."

"They were just easy to work with."

Matthew A. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"There is not much."

"They got the job done."

Darryl W. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I was satisfied with them."

"They were efficient and quick."

Russell B. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They will fix all of your problems."

"They worked well with my insurance company, and they did a good job with the rate that they charged."

Elmer I. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I would tell them to get rid of the asbestos as it will hurt you."

"They didn't bother me."

Elizabeth R. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They were quick and easy. They got the stuff out of there."

"They got it out safely."

Zoe J. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"Efficient and fast service"

"They were in and out."

Rick W. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They were pretty professional, and they got the job done that we needed to have done."

"They completed the job on time."

James H. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They were very efficient, they knew what they were doing, and they were in and out very quickly."

"It was a positive experience."

Tina F. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They were helpful."

"It was done swiftly, and it was an easy process."

Vince D. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They are an honest company that puts customer service at the forefront."

"I would just say their customer service"

A.B. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"Very professional and very responsive"

"They come highly recommended, and it is a smaller business, so I can contact the owner directly."

A.W.T.C. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They got the job done, and everything looked good."

"I didn't have a problem with the job."

F.S.B.C. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They were there when they were supposed to be, they worked until they were done, and they got it done quickly and efficiently."

"They got the job done, and they did a very good job."

G.C. Verified Environmental Remedies, Inc. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They should use them."

"They got the job done quickly and efficiently."