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April, 2011

Asbestos at landfill

If you visit your local waste center usually next to a landfill you may hate noticed the large green often padlocked containers with asbestos warnings. It really does cause a shock when you see supposedly trained staff simply throwing asbestos materials into the container with no face masks or protective clothing. Joe public is still […]

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Asbestos Sheets still being sold

Asbestos as we know is dangerous stuff and was banned in the uk from 1986 onwards (see article here), in the US and australia and most european countries it is also banned. The problem is its still being used in developing countries such as china, india and russia (see here). Asbestos sheets are being used […]

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What are asbestos management plans

Often we find many of our clients know they need to be aware of asbestos but dont know how or what they need to do. In the UK there is a duty of care for the employer to ensure the workplace for the employee is safe, this includes the management of asbestos. The HSE have […]

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