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The History of Asbestos Regulation in Canada

By | June 13th, 2016|Asbestos|

Asbestos is a serious health and safety hazard, and both the Canadian government and the government of Alberta have taken the necessary legal precautions to prevent it from spreading. As a residential or commercial property owner, it’s important to know the legal consequences of asbestos infestations so you can have it eliminated as quickly as [...]

Mould Terms That Everyone Must Know

By | May 30th, 2016|Asbestos, Mold|

Mould is a seemingly innocuous fungus that grows in damp conditions and thrives in many common building materials. The problem is that prolonged exposure to mold growth actually has detrimental effects on human health. Another issue that we frequently encounter is that our clients are rarely aware of just exactly what the issues are or [...]

Asbestos Exposure Conditions and Symptoms: Health Risks

By | May 16th, 2016|Asbestos|

Exposure to asbestos poses a series of potential health risks. Any person who comes into contact with asbestos is susceptible to any number of serious illnesses, so it’s important to know these health risks in order to understand the dangers of asbestos exposure. How are Asbestos-Related Illnesses Contracted? Asbestos-related illnesses are airborne, so they are [...]

The Basics of Asbestos

By | May 3rd, 2016|Asbestos|

Asbestos was commonly used in residential and commercial buildings that were built prior to 1990. If you are planning to renovate a building that was built prior to 1990, it is critical that you get the area tested for asbestos. This is because asbestos can cause severe health problems in the workers that undertake the [...]

What Causes Mould – And How to Prevent It

By | May 3rd, 2016|Asbestos|

Mould, whether in the home or in the workplace, can cause a lot of damage to a building’s structure and a person’s health. This fungus thrives in environments when they have ample food, and if they are allowed to spread, could have serious complications. Certified Asbestos Removal’s customers often ask us what causes mold and [...]

Identifying the Signs of Mould: Health Effects

By | May 3rd, 2016|Asbestos|

Certified Asbestos Removal offers comprehensive and convenient mold removal services in Calgary, but the best way to make sure that you avoid any serious health side effects from it is to know how to catch it early. Modern research has determined that prolonged exposure to this organism is detrimental to human health, especially for those [...]