Shared practice: Wolverhampton Homes - Dealing with Asbestos

Asbestos is a very strong natural fibre that can be found in rocks. It is not dangerous if it is in good condition and left alone. Asbestos was widely used for a variety of purposes due to its strength and resistance to heat and chemicals. It was banned in 1999 so any building built before 2000 can contain asbestos.

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Shared practice: Wolverhampton Homes - Dealing with Asbestos

Asbestos is a very strong natural fibre that can be found in rocks. It is not dangerous if it is in good condition and left alone.

Asbestos was widely used for a variety of purposes due to its strength and resistance to heat and chemicals. It was banned in 1999 so any building built before 2000 can contain asbestos.

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