If you wanted to remove a plastered covered with a textured decorative coating containing asbestos, ATG strongly advise getting a unbiased accurate test.
Artex is common. They can often contain asbestos material typically containing chrysotile (white) asbestos.
Because of the risk nature this product poses the Health & Safety Executive (HSE).
As one of the Scotland’s largest Asbestos and artex Companies, ATG Artex testing has the ability and expertise to supply accurate and good quick service. Providing Plastering And Painting and decorating contractors throughout Glasgow and Edinburgh
We can offer you a wide range of asbestos testing and advice. Our highly qualified and experienced staff will supply UKAS Certification.
ATG use the latest technologies and equipment, ensuring that our services offer the most practical and advanced solutions and remain at the forefront of Asbestos Testing Companies in Edinburgh.
Asbestos related diseases can take anywhere between 15-60 years for any symptoms to develop after exposure.
These diseases will not affect you immediately but may do later in life.
People in Edinburgh need to start protecting themselves against any exposure to asbestos now because the effect is cumulative.
Asbestos was a widely used material within commercial buildings, homes and machinery until 1999, when it was stated to be banned.
Working directly with asbestos-containing materials (ACMs) can give personal exposures to airborne asbestos that are much higher than normal environmental levels.
Repeated occupational exposures can give rise to a substantial cumulative exposure over time. This will increase the risk of developing an asbestos-related disease in the future. Plasterers can be exposed Take precautions.
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