Do you suspect you have asbestos on your property? If so, it can be highly deadly to your health, and it’s strongly recommended to contact an asbestos removal New Farm company immediately.

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How To Remove Asbestos

Asbestos contains up to six fibrous minerals which occur naturally. They are thin, needle-like fibres. It is very dangerous and can cause many diseases and cancer.

If you find there are materials which contain asbestos in your home or workplace, it must be either removed or sealed right away.  The process is hazardous and only professionals should do it. Moving asbestos the wrong way can affect your long term health. It can lead to a high probability of getting lung cancer and lung diseases.

The first stage is to confirm and identify any products which contain asbestos. Then it must be safely removed by professionals.

It’s not only products indoors which may contain asbestos. It may also be in a factory, fences, a garden, or soil.

Professional New Farm asbestos removal companies have completed extensive training. They also use specialist safety equipment to remove asbestos. Your health and safety is the number one priority during the process.

Asbestos Removal Services

Asbestos removal experts can remove asbestos from any of the following:

  • Fences
  • All Size Demolition
  • Specialist Vacuuming
  • Rubbish Removal
  • Internal House
  • External House
  • Factory Roof
  • Whole garages

FAQs

How do you dispose of asbestos in NSW?

Only certain landfills in NSW accept asbestos waste. It must also be wetted, then wrapped in 200um thick plastic. It also needs sealing with tape. Then it needs to go to a landfill site which is lawfully allowed to receive the waste.

It’s also necessary to label it as ‘asbestos waste’, and to transport it in a leak-proof and covered vehicle.

To ensure your health and safety, it’s recommended to only have a professional asbestos removal New Farm company dispose of it for you.

Can you legally remove asbestos yourself?

It’s not recommended to try and remove asbestos yourself. Instead, you should consider using a licensed asbestos removalist. In NSW, it is legal to remove asbestos up to 10m² as long as you dispose of it correctly. But, in other states, it may not be legal.

How much asbestos can I remove NSW?

In NSW, you can remove up to 10m² of bonded asbestos, as long as you meet the necessary safety precautions.

How long do asbestos fibres stay in the air?

Asbestos fibres can stay in the air for a very long time, due to their shape and being so light. In a room indoors it can take between 48-72 hours for the fibres to fall to the ground. If there are air currents, or outdoors, then it may take a lot longer until they leave the air.

About New Farm, QLD

An inner-city suburb of Brisbane, on the northern banks of the Brisbane River, New Farm is 2 km from the Central Business District. The suburb is surrounded on three sides by the Brisbane river, being on a bend in the river. New Farm had a population of 12,542 in 2016 with a total land area of 2 km2, which meant it had the highest population density in Greater Brisbane. The suburb is in the local government area of the City of Brisbane, the state electorate of McConnel and the federal division of Brisbane; New Farm is one of Brisbane’s oldest suburbs.

New Farm is an affluent suburb that is well known for its community park, New Farm Park. An electric tramway power station in the eastern corner of New Farm Park has been converted into a community arts and performance space known as ‘The Powerhouse’. Despite the now affluent demographic, the area was originally a red-light district that was known for its street prostitution and prevalent drug use.

The closest railway station is Brunswick Street in neighbouring Fortitude Valley; the suburb is serviced by ferries or busses for public transport. The area does have a primary school, New Farm State School.