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How Long Does Asbestos Stay in the Air?

Asbestos once hailed for its heat resistance and insulation properties, has been extensively used in a myriad array of industries including construction, automotive and shipbuilding. However, its use has been significantly curtailed due to the serious health risks it poses when its fibres become airborne. The objective of this blog is to shed light on […]

Read the full article | Published Oct 26, 2023

The Future of Asbestos Management

Asbestos, once celebrated for its fire-resistant properties and durability, has left an indelible mark on public health and safety due to its carcinogenic nature. While significant strides have been made in asbestos management and regulation, the journey toward effective asbestos handling is far from over. In this article, we explore the exciting innovations and advancements […]

Read the full article | Published Aug 23, 2023

DIY Asbestos Test Kits: Are They Reliable?

If you are concerned there might be asbestos in your home or workplace, one option you have is to test the area and material you suspect contains ACMs – Asbestos Containing Materials. This is not a commonly held skill. So like many people, you may head to Google to see what you can do. One […]

Read the full article | Published Jul 13, 2023

Bee Blowers Containing Asbestos

The dangers of using a Bee Blower that contains asbestos Beekeeping is a beloved hobby that has been practised for centuries. However, it can also be dangerous if proper precautions are not taken. One of the lesser-known hazards of beekeeping is using bee blowers containing asbestos. If your supplier imported the equipment from China, it […]

Read the full article | Published May 24, 2023

How is Asbestos Removed?

Asbestos is a harmful mineral that was commonly used in building materials in the UK until the 1980s. Its use has since been banned due to the severe health risks it poses. Unfortunately, asbestos-containing materials are still found in many buildings across the country, which makes proper asbestos removal necessary to ensure the safety of […]

Read the full article | Published Apr 26, 2023

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