Asbestos and Health Risk
Having asbestos in the linings of your house is not a reason to worry. It is only when the asbestos becomes broken and there are chances of the asbestos fibres being released in the atmosphere that it starts to become a health risk.
If you are not aware of the asbestos present in your house, then every action that you undertake may cause asbestos fibres to be released inside your house. Sanding, cutting, drilling, and even using a power tool inside the house can be a reason for creating a potential health hazard. If you are aware of the asbestos in your house, then it is important to follow all necessary precautions when handling the materials inside the house. But the best way to be rid of any lingering health risks is to have the asbestos in your house removed by a specialist asbestos removal company. There are many well known companies operating in Australia that specialise in safe asbestos removal.
It is important to note that there is no way to visually identify asbestos presence in your house apart from getting the service of Perth asbestos removal contractors to come in and conduct tests.
This is one of the prime services that is provided by asbestos removal companies. Along with this they also provide a list of other services that are needed in a house containing asbestos.
Stabilization involves chemical reactions that decrease the leaching capacity of the contaminant. The process chemically reduces the solubility of the contaminant so as to prevent further seepage into the surrounding environment.
In most cases, reagents used result in both solidification and stabilization of the contaminant because of which the process is collectively referred to as the Solidification/Stabilization (s) process.