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Why you should use lockdown to deal with your asbestos

By Ian Stone / January 6, 2021

So here we are entering a New Year. Traditionally, a time for optimism and new beginnings but this week’s announcement of the latest national lockdown left many businesses reeling. Almost a year on from the first national lockdown you could be forgiven for thinking we’re living through some kind of strange Groundhog Day but the … Read more

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Don’t fall foul of the law – make sure you get the correct Asbestos Survey

By Neil Munro / December 31, 2020

At Acorn Analytical Services we invest a lot of time into making people aware about the dangers of asbestos for two key reasons. One is the human cost – exposure to asbestos can cause life-changing illnesses and incurable cancers – and the second reason is the cost it poses to businesses. It is so important … Read more

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From small Acorns grow great asbestos management companies

By Neil Munro / December 3, 2020

Despite all the challenges that 2020 has thrown at us we are pleased to be ending the year on a high. It is with great pleasure that we can say this month Acorn Analytical Services has celebrated its 20th anniversary. The business first set down roots in the north of England two decades ago and … Read more

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Specifications for Asbestos Removal Works – What’s the Point?

By Ian Stone / November 5, 2020

Why do we need specifications for removing asbestos? Surely, asbestos removal is just asbestos removal? The truth is there are a million different ways to do asbestos removal. There are different ways to approach projects. The purpose of the specification is to get the clients the right end result. For example, if you were having … Read more

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Unmasking Asbestos in the UK: A Hidden Danger Lurking in Our Midst

By Neil Munro / April 24, 2020

Unmasking Asbestos in the UK: A comprehensive guide to understanding the dangers of asbestos, its types, health risks, legal implications, and safe handling procedures. Stay informed, stay safe.

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Which Asbestos Survey Do I Need?

By Neil Munro / June 10, 2014

Navigating the complexities of asbestos management is a critical responsibility for property managers. From identifying the right asbestos survey to selecting a proficient surveyor, our guide provides a comprehensive roadmap. Learn about the three primary types of asbestos surveys – management, refurbishment, and demolition – and understand how to respond effectively if you suspect the presence of asbestos in your building. Partner with experts like Acorn Analytical Services to ensure safety and compliance at every step.

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Unlock the Power of UKAS Asbestos Surveys: Your Ultimate Guide

By Neil Munro / June 28, 2013

UKAS asbestos surveys are your ultimate tool for a safer environment. This guide explores their importance, the dangers of asbestos, and how to choose the right surveyor. Don’t gamble with your health – commission a UKAS asbestos survey today.

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