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Residential Friable Asbestos Removal – Werribee

Residential Asbestos Removal Friable PROAS

PROAS was recently contacted to carry out a residential asbestos removal job in Werribee which mainly concerned friable asbestos. Friable asbestos is particularly hazardous to individuals as it easily crumbles to a powder-like state, contaminating the surrounding spaces. As a result, friable asbestos removal should only be performed by professionals who have the training and […]

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Commercial Asbestos Removal – Springvale

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PROAS Asbestos Removal recently finished a commercial project in Springvale. This location was contaminated with asbestos fibers and required soil removal and disposal alongside with abatement. Asbestos can be found in soil on any property, including industrial, commercial and residential sites. It may exist because of buildings carrying asbestos that were not demolished and disposed […]

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The Extreme Cost Of Asbestos-Related Diseases

Asbestos-Related Diseases

A report recently released by the Centre for International Economics highlights the significant cost of asbestos-related diseases in Australia. The economic and medical opportunity cost linked to asbestos-related diseases was measured for one year (2015) and was found to be costing the nation over $500 million dollars annually. This is attributed to loss of workplace […]

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7 Shocking Places Containing Asbestos | PROAS

People are increasingly getting health conditions from breathing in asbestos, such as lung cancer and asbestosis. You may know the obvious places that contain asbestos such as the heater in your house or roofing tiles. However, have you stopped to think of the shocking places containing asbestos? Read on to find out more. Bowling Balls […]

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What To Do If You Find Asbestos In Your Home

Residential Asbestos Removal Services Interactive Guide

Step 1. Find and identify asbestos in your home If your house was built or renovated before 1990, chances are that it contains asbestos. If that’s the case, you might need to contact residential asbestos removal services. However, it is often better to leave asbestos undisturbed if it doesn’t pose an imminent health risk. For […]

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Commercial Asbestos Removal Geelong

Commercial asbestos removal Geelong

PROAS is one of Melbourne’s top commercial asbestos removal companies. We have a team of fully qualified professionals who are experienced in the removal of asbestos from commercial and residential properties. Our team was recently contacted to complete a commercial asbestos removal Geelong which involved the removal of approximately 1000 m2 asbestos contaminated vinyl flooring. […]

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Commercial Asbestos Removal South Melbourne | PROAS

South Melbourne Asbestos Removal

Commercial Asbestos Removal South Melbourne | PROAS With our recent Commercial Asbestos Removal South Melbourne, hundreds of children and staff working closely together day after day in schools, it is imperative that buildings and facilities are kept safe and free from dangerous biohazard contaminants, and that they be identified and responded to quickly and efficiently […]

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Buying A Property With Asbestos? What You Need To Know

Proas- Buying A Property With Asbestos

Buying a property with asbestos can often be a huge gamble, especially when it comes to buying an older property it can often be hard to avoid choosing one without asbestos. According to a report by the ACT Asbestos Task Force, it is estimated that in Victoria alone 98% of houses built before 1976 contain […]

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Asbestos Exposure Health Risks

Asbestos Removal-Asbestos Exposure Health Risks

Recently a doctor was diagnosed with mesothelioma, an aggressive cancer that is more often than not 100% fatal and cannot be cured. The 63-year-old started feeling pain in her shoulder and assumed it was just a pulled muscle only to discover with shock that she had contracted a deadly disease caused from prolonged exposure to […]

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