25 May '13, 3am

Currently reading Hire a professional, your health and well being is important.

This is a good question, but a tough one to answer . In fact, the government prefers that you not deal with this issue at all, but rather hire a professional who is trained in asbestos abatement. Check out this page about asbestos on the EPA website. The EPA offers valuable information, but ultimately defaults to professional handling. Encapsulating VAT with a sealer I called one of our suppliers, AFM Safecoat, and asked if any of their sealers would encapsulate asbestos. The answer that came back was no. While they do make good sealers that encapsulate off-gassing of toxic chemicals, asbestos presents a different problem. The problem is not chemical off-gassing but rather fine dust particles created when the asbestos is agitated or disturbed such as by sanding, drilling or removal. Just walking over the top doesn’t produce that effect. As a result, encapsulation with a se...

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