Designated Substance Survey
In 2009 the Ontario government created Ontario Regulation 490/09 Designated Substances. The Healthy Abode Inc. performs Designated Substance Surveys and Reports for Residential and Commercial Construction/Demolition sites, in accordance with O. Reg 490/09.
We use a certified and independent Canadian third party laboratory for all sample analysis.
Occupational Health and Safety Act, Revised Statutes of Ontario, 1990, Chapter O.1, as amended.
A mineral that is considered to be asbestos when it occurs in fibrous form.
Samples collected by drawing a specified volume of air, in this case at least 2,400 litres of air, through specified sample filters.
A type of asbestos that becomes airborne easily and is not easily wetted. The removal of insulation or other materials that contain amosite presents an increased risk of exposure to asbestos relative to the removal of chrysotile-containing material.
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