Asbestos

What is
Asbestos?

Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral which has been used for hundreds of years in building materials as a heat resistant insulator.  Inhaling asbestos fibers poses serious health and safety risks and can cause life-threatening issues including cancer.

How We can help

Asbestos Sampling

Asbestos sampling has become more important than ever due to Massachusetts State and United States Federal Regulations requiring sampling be done prior to renovation or demolition regardless of the age of the building.

Asbestos Surveys

An asbestos survey involves the collection and testing of samples and a detailed report of the results.

Asbestos Abatement

Asbestos Abatement is the controlled removal of asbestos containing materials from a building. Abatement must be performed under containment, by licensed asbestos professionals. Once the abatement is completed the asbestos containing materials must be disposed of properly and transported to disposal sites which allow asbestos waste.

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