Shares of Norwell-based Clean Harbors jumped as investors apparently liked the $1.25 billion cash deal for oil recycler Safety Kleen Inc. disclosed by the environmental services company on Monday. Analysts said Safety-Kleen, of Plano, Texas, would secure for Clean Harbors the number one spot in the oil recycling business, and give it a foothold in the business of hauling away hazardous waste for small businesses.
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