Asbestos is a mineral fiber substance that has been extensively used in siding, insulation and other construction materials.
According to the US Environmental Protection Agency, from studies of people who were exposed to asbestos in factories and shipyards, we know that breathing high levels of asbestos fibers can lead to an increased risk of: lung cancer, mesothelioma, a cancer of the lining of the chest and the abdominal cavity; and asbestosis, in which the lungs become scarred with fibrous tissue.
It is critical that potential asbestos hazards be dealt with to prevent harmful exposure. This comes into the picture particularly with demolition and renovation. In many cities, it is a prohibited practice to
Michigan Realty Solutions is a certified asbestos abatement contractor. We are certified to test for asbestos and then remove identified asbestos hazards in an environmentally safe manner.