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Is There Asbestos in Your Soil?

Asbestos is a naturally occurring, fibrous material that is commonly used in building materials due to its durability, fireproofing, and low cost.  When asbestos-containing materials are disturbed, exposure is dangerous to human health and requires professional assistance during renovation or removal.  It is easy for anyone to spot damaged building materials and recognize a potentialRead more

Asbestos Do’s And Don’ts for the Homeowner – EPA.GOV

By Jorge Caicedo, Technical, Marketing Manager – jcaicedo@andersenenviro.com The EPA has a list of do’s and don’ts when you find asbestos at your home. The following is that list: Do keep activities to a minimum in any areas having damaged material that may contain asbestos. Do take every precaution to avoid damaging asbestos material. DoRead more