Since March of 2005, the team at Region 8 has been Colorado’s premier Destination Facility for Universal Waste.  R8E recycling facility offers state of the art Mercury Vapor Lamp Recycling; Electronic Waste Dismantling and Recycling; Battery Processing and Recycling; Aerosol Purging and Recycling.  In addition to Universal Waste Recycling: R8E is a permitted Hazardous Waste Transporter and Transfer Facility; a Used Oil Transporter and Transfer Facility

R8E also offers a variety of technical field services as a licensed and permit General Asbestos Abatement Contractor; Clandestine Laboratory Remediation Firm; Hazardous Materials Remediation Firm; and Mold Mitigation Contractor.

Our team includes:

Mike Helm

Mr. Helm serves as President with over 22 years’ experience in the hazardous waste management field. He is responsible for the day to day operations, executive sales and field remediation oversight.  Mr. Helm is the former Colorado State Manager for Heritage Environmental Service; he brings an extensive background and detailed knowledge in all aspects of regulated waste management.

Chelle Helm

Mrs. Helm serves as office manager with over 18 years’ experience in the construction and environmental industry.  Along with 15 years of Human Resource experience, Chelle is responsible for internal office operations and administrative duties, including corporate collections.

Chris Cargill

Mr. Cargill has over 18 years of experience working in the environmental services industry.  In that time he has built customer relationships with many companies from small to Fortune 500 companies. These experiences have allowed him to better understand the customer’s needs providing a proven track record of successful completed projects and ventures.

At Region 8 Enviro, LLC he is responsible for executive sales and also assists in the daily management of the company’s operations. Mr. Cargill is responsible for the implementation and management of the Environmental, Health and Safety programs and initiatives.

He has earned both his A.A. in Industrial Chemistry and B.S. in Industrial and Environmental Health Management with an emphasis Hazardous Waste Management from Ferris State University.  He later completed Master of Business Administration in Leadership at Adams State University.

Anthony Milam

Mr. Milam serves as Asbestos division manager with over 20 years of experience in all aspects of the Asbestos industry. Mr. Milam oversees all projects from start to completion including sales, project design, permitting, scheduling and project close out.

Roman Sanchez

Mr. Sanchez serves as Operations manager and oversees the facilities recycling plant including administrative functions and employee support. Mr. Sanchez earned his M.A. Degree from Biola University and spent over 20 years in a leadership role for the non-profit sector.


With a deep appreciation of scheduling and budget concerns, Region 8 Enviro, LLC is certified for your regulated waste clean-up. We approach each project with dedication to health and safety as well as a strict adherence to environmental regulations.

We provide asbestos abatement services, as well as the remediation of mixed wastes involving asbestos. Each of our technicians are company employees that are state licensed and certified under AHERA (Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act). All employees meet training requirements under OSHA regulations.


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