Due to its fibre strength and resistance to heat, asbestos has been used in a variety of building construction materials to improve insulation and act as a fire retardant.
Worryingly, asbestos can still be found in many domestic and commercial premises and can pose a real danger to the health of anyone in the vicinity should the asbestos become damaged. Below are some classic applications:
See below some examples of exterior asbestos uses. Click a thumbnail to view a larger image:
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We have had to tread cautiously around Asbestos since the realisation of its dangers since the 1970s. Its disposal has to be planned and achieved with great care and attention, but is there an option to recycle it...
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Since the 1970s it’s been understood that exposure to Asbestos can do serious harm to your health. Mesothelioma and Asbestosis are just a handful of conditions that can develop as a result of Asbestos exposure. However, the most concerning thing for individuals with these conditions is that it they aren’t reversible and...
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