Asbestos Exposure Treatment
Asbestos is the term collectively used for a group of naturally occurring minerals in the environment, that are carcinogenic to humans. What makes asbestos exposure all the more dangerous is the fact that its symptoms tend to...
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Popcorn Ceiling Asbestos
Popcorn ceilings were very popular from the late 50s to early 80s, and almost always contained asbestos. Unfortunately exposure to asbestos can be harmful for health. Removing a popcorn ceiling should be done professionally since...
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Symptoms of Asbestos Exposure
Symptoms of asbestos exposure
The good news is, the use of asbestos has drastically gone down in the recent past. However, it is imperative to seek medical help on experiencing breathing problems or any other symptoms of asbestos exposure.
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Short-term Asbestos Exposure
Short-term or acute asbestos exposure can cause serious health hazards depending on the intensity and duration of exposure. The following article provides information regarding the same.
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Asbestos Health Effects
Diseases related to asbestos exposure are noticed 15 to 40 years after the initial exposure. Prolonged asbestos exposure can have a lot of damaging health effects which in certain cases prove fatal.
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Asbestos Ceiling Tiles
If asbestos ceiling tiles are installed in your home, it is wise to get rid of them to avoid health hazards associated with asbestos. Here is a guide on recognizing and removing asbestos-containing tiles.
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Asbestos Tile Removal Tips
Asbestos tile removal is not a tough task. However, there are some health concerns associated with it. For this, you have to take adequate safety measures while removing asbestos tiles. In this article, we provide you with some...
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Asbestos Floor Tiles
If you have asbestos floor tiles used in your home flooring, you need to understand that asbestos exposure - which occurs when you are exposed to tiny asbestos fibers which disintegrate and spread in the air, can be hazardous for...
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How to Safely Remove Asbestos Floor Tiles
If you're trying to cut down on expenses, you can learn how to safely remove asbestos floor tiles on your own. Read the following article to find information...
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Asbestos Exposure Symptoms
Asbestos is used for its heat resistance, flame retardant and insulating properties, and for soundproofing. Exposure to this mineral can be harmful to your health. Its effects on the body depend on the period and amount of exposure...
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Asbestos Floor Tile Removal Cost
There are a lot of factors affecting the cost of asbestos floor tile removal. Scroll down to understand the considerations for calculating the expense for this purpose.
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Asbestos Exposure at Home
Asbestos exposure can be extremely hazardous to health and lead to several, simple, as well as complex, health conditions. In the following sections, we will look through the factors of what this exposure can lead to, and how to...
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Asbestos Testing
You might have heard about the health hazards of asbestos. Go through this article for some information about identifying, sampling, and testing asbestos in suspected articles.
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Asbestos in Plaster
Using asbestos in plaster is quite common for insulating the walls and ceilings of many buildings. Though it has many benefits, it is a very major health hazard.
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Asbestos Dangers
Prolonged exposure to asbestos puts a person at a risk of serious medical conditions such as asbestosis, mesothelioma, lung cancer, etc. The following Buzzle write-up provides information on the health risks posed by exposure to...
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Asbestos in Homes
Asbestos in homes is a matter of serious concern for many people who are living in old homes. In this article, we will discuss the various aspects of the use of this material in homes.
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Asbestos Siding Repair
When it comes to repairing an asbestos siding, it is recommended to hand over the task to a certified and reputed professional. Asbestos is a dangerous material, and you would do good by calling professionals for the repair work.
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Asbestos Removal Cost
Obtaining an asbestos removal cost estimate is a very important part of the asbestos removal procedure ...
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Asbestos Siding Removal Cost
Asbestos siding was widely used in the past for insulation but its use is banned now. So, removing the siding, should be a priority and the cost estimate for the same, is presented in this article.
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How To Remove Asbestos Siding
Before people became aware of the hazardous effects of asbestos, it was commonly used in construction. Asbestos siding was made by adding asbestos to Portland cement, which in turn was made by heating limestone and clay in a kiln...
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Asbestos Exposure Limits
Inhalation or ingestion of asbestos fibers causes a number of health risks. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has set standards for asbestos exposure limits that help reduce the ill effects and at times fatal...
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