Are you wondering how to properly dispose of sheets of asbestos roofing in Hampshire? Look no further than Affordable Asbestos Removal Hampshire, a trusted asbestos disposal company serving the South East of England.
Asbestos is a hazardous material that was commonly used in construction until the 1980s. Exposure to asbestos fibers can lead to serious health issues, including lung cancer and mesothelioma. As a result, the removal and disposal of asbestos-containing materials (ACMs) is highly regulated in the UK.
It is illegal to dispose of asbestos waste at a local tip or landfill, and doing so can result in hefty fines. That's why you need a professional asbestos disposal company like Affordable Asbestos Removal Hampshire to ensure that your ACMs are disposed of safely and legally.
Asbestos sheets, also known as corrugated roofing sheets, are a common type of ACM found in older buildings. These sheets are made of cement mixed with asbestos fibers and were commonly used for roofs and walls.
To dispose of asbestos sheets, you will need to follow strict regulations set by the UK government. Here are the steps you need to take:
Asbestos removal should only be carried out by trained professionals with the right equipment and protective clothing. Before removal, you will need to:
Affordable Asbestos Removal Hampshire can provide expert asbestos removal services to ensure that the sheets are removed safely and correctly.
Asbestos sheets should be placed in special asbestos waste bags, which are made of thick, leak-proof plastic material. These bags are labelled with the words "asbestos waste" and are designed to prevent the release of asbestos fibers during transportation and disposal.
Affordable Asbestos Removal Hampshire can supply you with high-quality asbestos waste bags from their partner company, 123bigbags.com. These bags come in a range of sizes to suit your needs and are delivered straight to your door.
Once the asbestos sheets are packaged in bags, they need to be disposed of at a licensed waste disposal facility. Affordable Asbestos Removal Hampshire can arrange this on your behalf, ensuring that your asbestos waste is disposed of safely, legally and in an environmentally friendly manner.
UK law requires that records are kept of all asbestos waste produced, transported and disposed of. Affordable Asbestos Removal Hampshire provides a complete service, including all necessary paperwork, to ensure that you are fully compliant with regulations.
If you find asbestos during building work or renovations, it is best to leave it undisturbed and seek professional advice. Asbestos fibers can easily become airborne if disturbed, which can cause serious health risks.
Affordable Asbestos Removal Hampshire can help you to identify and manage asbestos in your building. They offer a range of services, including asbestos surveys, management plans, and removals.
At Affordable Asbestos Removal Hampshire, we are committed to ensuring the safe and legal disposal of all types of asbestos waste. Our expert team is fully trained and licensed, and we use the latest equipment and techniques to ensure that your asbestos waste is disposed of correctly.
We understand that asbestos removal and disposal can be a daunting task, but we are here to help. We offer a friendly and professional service, with competitive prices and flexible working hours to suit your needs.
If you need help disposing of asbestos sheets in Hampshire, look no further than Affordable Asbestos Removal Hampshire. Call us today on 01962 458066 or email us at [email protected] to arrange a free quote.