Air monitoring

Bridgend Asbestos Services offer a full range of UKAS-accredited air monitoring services.

 

  • Background monitoring to establish the prevailing fibre concentration, often before an activity which may lead to airborne asbestos contamination.  Background sampling gives a useful baseline which other samples can be compared with (eg. leak and reassurance samples).

  • Reassurance monitoring to confirm that the residual fibre concentrations are below the limit of quantification or the background after a remedial action.

  • Leak monitoring to ensure that the integrity of the asbestos enclosure remains intact and that airborne respirable fibres are not escaping.  

  • Personal monitoring to determine exposure levels of operatives and other potentially exposed personnel.

Asbestos in air background monitoring for our approved analytical asbestos in bulk materials laboratory in Splott,  Cardiff
UKAS testing logo linking to Bridgend Asbestos Services schedule for asbestos testing
Evaluation of fibres by phase contrast microscopy