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Types of Asbestos Materials

Different types of Asbestos can found in a many of the common materials used in the building trade. Some of these materials should only be worked on by a licensed contractor such as The Mick George Group.

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Types of Asbestos Materials

Asbestos is a general name given to several naturally occurring fibrous minerals that have crystallised to form fibres. Asbestos fibres do not dissolve in water or evaporate, they are resistant to heat, fire, chemical and biological degradation and are mechanically strong.

The properties of Asbestos made it an ideal material for use in a number of products, including insulation material for buildings, boilers and pipes; car brakes and floor tiles, insulating board to protect against fire; as well as Asbestos cement for roofing sheets and pipes.

There are a number of different types of Asbestos materials which we can help remove and dispose of, some of which are displayed below.

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Asbestos in Artex Asbestos in Ceiling Asbestos in Cement Chrysotile Asbestos
Asbestos in Concrete Asbestos Containing Materials Corrugated Asbestos Roofing Asbestos in Garages
Asbestos Guttering Asbestos in Houses Asbestos Insulation Asbestos Insulation Boards
Asbestos Pipe Lagging Loose Fill Asbestos in Lofts Asbestos in Paint Asbestos in Plaster
Asbestos in Roofs Asbestos in Sheds Asbestos Sheets Asbestos in Soils
Asbestos in Floor Tiles Asbestos in Walls

We provide commercial operators, local contractors, tradespeople and residential markets with the necessary services to dispose of different types of Asbestos waste safely and legally.

From site inspection and surveys to removal and disposal, Mick George Environmental is fully licenced by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) to test, manage and complete works for non-licensed, notifiable non-licensed and licensed asbestos and Asbestos contaminated materials. We are also accredited members of ARCA – the Asbestos Removal Contractors Association.

Other Hazardous Waste Materials that we handle include:

• Alkaline
• Corrosives
• Diesel
• Empty Drums
• Flammable liquids & Solids
• Fuels
• Gases
• Grease Guns
• Inks
• Pesticides
• Plastic Containers
• Resins
• Sealants
• Solvents
• Toxic Substances
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