Welcome to the Asbestos Knowledge Empire - The Property Managers Lifeline to Asbestos Management.
Join best selling authors and asbestos experts Ian Stone and Neil Munro as they educate, guide and take the complication out of asbestos management. Get the information you need to help manage your asbestos risk.
"Remember asbestos first, not last" - Neil Munro and Ian Stone
New episodes every Monday.
The hidden killer – Even more invisible than ever!
In this episode Neil and Ian discuss the worrying and significate downturn in asbestos training which has occurred during the Covid 19 pandemic.
10 Essential Features your Asbestos Database Should Include
In this episode, Neil and Ian highlight the 10 essential features your asbestos database should include.
Zero cost 24/7 access to your data any time anywhere Live up to the minute data Store unlimited amount of data / reports User friendly reporting systems on your asbestos information Data exporting facilities Geolocations of sites across your portfolio Unlimited logins for all your contractors, customisable by you Client storage facilities for all your compliance needs Customisable dashboards & asbestos data reports
The Acorn Asbestos Antidote©
In this episode, Neil and Ian introduce you to the UK’S only fully documented and systemised asbestos management process – The Acorn Asbestos Antidote ©
Is your Asbestos Analyst truly independent?
In this episode Neil and Ian discuss the importance of true independence when employing your asbestos analyst.
In this episode Neil and Ian discuss decontamination units and what they should contain.
Hazardous Materials Surveys
In this episode Neil and Ian talked through the types of hazardous which are identified during a hazardous materials survey.
A hazardous material survey can include items such as:
Asbestos Lead in paint Anthrax in plaster Water testing and analysis including Legionella, Total viable count, E.coli / coliforms, Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Mold testing and analysis including Thermophilic Aspergillus, Total General Mold Identification including enumeration and identification. Including the identification of common moulds, such as Cladosporium, Penicillium, Alternaria, Ulocladium, Chaetomium and Stachybotrys. Testing for micro-organisms usually airborne sampling for total viable count (TVC) and general molds and Aspergillus. Locations of possible Zoonosis such as carcasses, guano, nests etc. Other items may be listed as hazardous also as part of the inspection e.g. drug use signs / needles as well as identification / highlighting items on site e.g. oils, containers, chemicals PCB’s, batteries etc.