Melbourne Asbestos Removal
Although, asbestos has not been used in domestic building materials since the 80s, Melbourne asbestos removal services remain at a popular demand both for commercial and domestic use. There are many buildings today which contain asbestos.
Asbestos is commonly known to be used for a wide range of purposes including:
- Building materials
- Heat insulation
- Floor tiles
For more information on where asbestos can be found in the home, click here.
Unusual Uses of Asbestos
Asbestos was not just used for building materials, it was used for many other products, which today would be seen as unsual considering the known dangers asbestos exposure can cause. These included items such as:
- Baby clothes
- Cigarette filters
- Fake Christmas snow
Once marketed as a “magic mineral,” asbestos is now an infamous public health hazard. There are many more items that were made from asbestos back in the days. Click here for more info.
Breathing in asbestos fibres can cause asbestosis, lung cancer and mesothelioma. The risk of contracting these diseases increases with the number of fibres inhaled and the risk of lung cancer from inhaling asbestos fibres is also greater if you smoke. it is no wonder the Melbourne asbestos removal services are highly demanded.
Southstar Asbestos Removals
Southstar provide Melbourne asbestos removal services and have extensive experience in removing all types of asbestos. There is no type of class B asbestos they we cannot handle. For a FREE no obligation quote, contact us today on 0421 452 711.