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Identifying Asbestos

Identifying asbestos in the home or workplace for subsequent removal is not necessarily straightforward, but the chances are that if the building contains materials originating before the 1980's then there is a strong possibility that there will...


The Ancient World: Asbestos In History

Despite it's image as a modern material, human civilisations association with asbestos goes back over 4000 years, when evidence shows that it was being used by Baltic culture's who used anthophylite to strengthen earthen ware cooking pots and...


Asbestos Encapsulation

During much of the twentieth century, asbestos was commonly used by manufacturers and builders, alike, because of its high level of heat resistance. Today, asbestos can no longer be used in Australia, nor many other parts of the world...


What Is Asbestos Abatement?

Asbestos Abatement is simply the term used to describe the process of removal or safe containment of asbestos. Asbestos is a highly toxic, now banned substance that was widely used throughout the Australian building industry right up until the ...


Asbestos Insulation

Asbestos is a set of naturally occurring silicate minerals. There are six total and they all have long thin fibrous crystals. Because of their unique and useful properties they have long been manufactured for commercial purposes...


Vermiculite Insulation

Vermiculite is a mineral that occurs naturally, and is made up on flakes which expand to a fire resistant, light weight material that is used in a variety of insulation products around the world. The mineral itself, in its purest form ...


Asbestos Consultants manage large remediation project at historical Australian site

OCTIEF, a leading Australian asbestos consultant, supervised and managed the remediation of asbestos from an important historical location in Regional Northern Queensland: the site where white man first made contact with Indigenous Australians.


Renovating: Asbestos In Your Home

Renovating your home or garden, is part of the process. To keep things up-to-date and in proper order, renovations are a must. With so many do-it-yourselfers out there, it is important that any renovating you do is safe...


DIY Asbestos Removal

Asbestos is a naturally occurring fiber that was a popular construction material used in many homes from the 1940s through the mid-1980s in Australia...


Products Containing Asbestos

Asbestos is a fibrous material that was common in the first three-quarters of the 20th century because it made materials stronger and more resistant to heat...

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