Dangers of Asbestos: Information
Environmental remediation can include many things. Most people associate it with asbestos removal and disposal. Asbestos is a dangerous substance and must be handled correctly. If you don’t know what you’re doing, you could expose yourself or your employees to it. The dangers of asbestos are plentiful, and the symptoms can wait for many years before showing up. Other services are also included under this umbrella term. These can include lead abatement and HVAC duct cleaning, as well as mold remediation. You can clean up the building in which you work. This makes it safer for employees, so they can work without fear or worry.

1 Priority Environmental Services, LLC has been in the environmental services business since 2003. It focuses on developing innovative solutions and helping customers. As such, it invests in the employees to ensure that they have adequate training. The professionals here know how to be safe in any conditions. This means that when you call on them, you don’t have to worry about problems. They will handle everything efficiently and correctly. Along with such, you have a variety of services available to you. Therefore, you can take care of those problems and reduce your risk of exposure and that of your employees.

Mold cleanup in Texas is important. If you know that you have mold in the building, you shouldn’t leave it alone. It should be dealt with by a professional. Otherwise, the mold is likely to spread. Some mold is highly toxic to humans. If you don’t clean it up and sanitize the areas, you’re more likely to have upper respiratory problems. Plus, you need to find ways to prevent the mold from returning. That way, you don’t have recurrences throughout the years. It is best to work with a professional. They have the right tools and equipment to stay safe and do the job right.
Did You Know...
  • Asbestos is a generic term for a group of six naturally occurring minerals that are mined from the earth known for their strength, flame and heat resistance, and seemingly indestructible qualities.

  • The Texas Department of State Health Services requires that as of January 1, 2002 (Senate Bill 509) all commercial and public building owners have to provide an asbestos survey to city municipalities before obtaining construction permits for any renovations or demolition.

  • Asbestos is a generic term for a group of six naturally occurring minerals that are mined from the earth known for their strength, flame and heat resistance, and seemingly indestructible qualities.

  • Once considered a "miracle mineral," asbestos was used for many years in building construction. It can be found in over 3600 different products.
  • Asbestos was used in boiler and pipe insulation, plasters, floor tile, electrical insulation, and as a fireproofing material on structural members in buildings. It has also been sprayed on ceilings and walls as acoustic material.

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We offer our clients what they need - a full range of Abatement, Indoor Air Quality, and Decontamination services - at a competitive price with an excellent reporting and compliance record. We manage our projects safely and complete all projects correctly the first time. We do our best to develop customers for life.

1 Priority Environmental Services is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, with regional Texas offices located in Houston, San Antonio, Corpus Christi, Gatesville (Fort Hood), Lubbock, and have regional offices located in Shreveport and Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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