Tips On Safe Asbestos Roof Removal

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

Removing asbestos is quite a hard task, especially because of the risks that come with exposure. This is despite the fact that asbestos is a fibrous mineral with great properties. It’s a very strong and durable material, a good...

Precautions To Take In Asbestos Soil Contamination

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

Asbestos Soil Contamination occurs when asbestos materials are left lying on the ground without any form of packaging. This asbestos soil contamination usually happens when the materials are disposed off carelessly by people trying to avoid the cost that...

Methods And Precautions For Bathroom Asbestos Removal

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

Asbestos was widely utilized in building materials from the 1940s to the late 1980s. The material was employed owing to it being durable, fire resistant and a very efficient substance for insulating. It was and remains a common feature...

Why Is Bathroom Asbestos Removal Important?

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

Asbestos is commonly found in wet areas like the bathroom. It is known to be very harmful to one’s health, causing very serious diseases. As a result, bathroom asbestos removal is very important for the safety of the people...

History About Bathroom Asbestos Removal

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

When asbestos is mentioned, what comes to mind for most Australians is how dangerous it is and the illnesses associated with it. This happens when you are exposed to asbestos, by inhaling its dust, which causes serious medical issues...

General Procedures And Methods Of Testing For Asbestos Soil Contamination

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

Asbestos gets into the soil when waste material from asbestos removal work is dumped recklessly, or during mining. Soils on potentially contaminated sites are usually inspected to determine the possibility and extent of contamination. The EA 200 is the...

Managing Asbestos Soil Contamination

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

Section 7 of the “How to Safely Remove Asbestos Code of Practice 2011” titled ‘Controls for specific asbestos Removal work’ lists the procedure for handling soil contaminated by asbestos. Soil is contaminated when Asbestos Containing Material (ACM) is dumped...

Management And Control Of Asbestos Soil Contamination

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

Asbestos is a naturally forming silicate mineral in the soil that is composed of tiny fibres. When it gets disturbed, it produces a dust that contains asbestos fibres. Breathing these asbestos fibers may cause a variety of health complications....

Facts About Asbestos Soil Contamination

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

Since the 90s, asbestos has been known as a major cause of severe illnesses like pleural cancer and mesothelioma. This is because building materials before the 90s were made from asbestos, which happens to be a great fireproofing material....

What Is Asbestos Soil Contamination?

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

Asbestos can be very harmful if dispersed into the atmosphere. That is due to the dust and fibers, which when inhaled, can cause fatal diseases such as mesothelioma. Asbestos may occur naturally but most soil contamination is caused through...