DIY Renovators Guide

There are many guides available with tips on how to handle and dispose of asbestos safely. The following general information is compiled from many of these guides from around Australia. The links throughout provide further information available at both the federal level and on a state-by-state basis. This informaton has been compiled in consultation with the Environmental Hazards Unit at the Health Department of Western Australia.

Types of asbestos>>
Asbestos related diseases>>
Friable and non friable asbestos>>
Asbestos in your home>>
Handling asbestos>>
Asbestos cement products>>
Carpet underlay and wall tiles>>
Removing asbestos>>
Cleaning and maintenance>>