What Is Asbestosis in Vancouver?

By | 2017-12-21T14:57:33+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Categories: Asbestos Removal|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Asbestosis is a lung disease that develops when asbestos fibers cause scarring in your lungs. The scarring restricts your breathing and interferes with the ability of oxygen to enter your bloodstream. Breathing high levels of asbestos fibers for a long time may result in scar-like tissue in the lungs and in the pleural membrane (lining) that [...]

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Safe Removal of Asbestos-containing Materials

By | 2017-12-21T07:51:26+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Asbestos Removal|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Asbestos is a naturally occurring fiber with several beneficial characteristics which made it very popular. Asbestos fibers are very malleable, and therefore very easy to incorporate into various products. In addition, the material is naturally a great insulator, resistant to fire and chemical erosion, and is very strong. It’s because of these characteristics that asbestos was [...]

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Asbestos in Vancouver, British Columbia

By | 2017-12-21T07:29:30+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Categories: Asbestos Removal|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We all know that Asbestos is a danger to human health. It gives diseases that take a long time to cure. One of the common diseases you can get is having a lung cancer. Everyone knows that asbestos is dangerous and causes serious lung diseases such as mesothelioma, a rare type of cancer. Most dramatic and [...]

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Why Asbestos Exposure is Dangerous to Health

By | 2017-12-20T21:05:01+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Categories: Asbestos Removal|Tags: , , , , , , |

Asbestos is a term used for some naturally occurring minerals that form long thin fibers and fiber bundles on crystallization. Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral substance that can be pulled into a fluffy consistency. Asbestos fibers are soft and flexible yet resistant to heat, electricity and chemical corrosion. Pure asbestos is an effective insulator, and [...]

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Heath Risk relation of Asbestos Exposure

By | 2018-01-01T18:17:49+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Categories: Asbestos Removal|Tags: , , , , , , |

Lymphohistiocytoid mesothelioma is a rare subtype of asbestos cancer that makes up less than 1 percent of all asbestos-related cancer cases. Tumors are made up of a dense bundle of inflammatory immune cells, including lymphocytes (a type of white blood cell), plasma cells and immobile immune cells called histiocytes. Also called macrophages, histiocytes ingest foreign substances [...]