Does all vermiculite contain asbestos?

Answer Most vermiculite products today don't contain asbestos. Because the vermiculite contaminated with asbestos came from a Libby, Montana mine which closed in 1990, newer products shouldn't contain sig... Read More »

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Is vermiculite asbestos?

Vermiculite is not asbestos. Vermiculite is a hydrated magnesium aluminum silicate and resembles mica. Vermiculite is an ore and must be mined. It is used in construction and expands when heated.S... Read More »

How to Remove Asbestos Contaminated Vermiculite?

Vermiculite is a type of mineral that has the appearance of mica. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, vermiculite that was mined in Libby, Montana, became contaminated with deposits o... Read More »

Does Artex contain asbestos?

Manufacturers of Artex used asbestos in the product in the mid-1980s, according to Portsmouth City Council. Most Artex produced after that time does not contain asbestos, although some companies ma... Read More »

Does linoleum contain asbestos?

To "have a chip on your shoulder" means to remain angry about something that happened in the past. The expression originated in 19th century America, when a young man who was seeking a fight would ... Read More »