Do Homes Still Have Lead Paint?

By | 2018-08-29T02:56:22+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Hazardous Materials Info|

Lead was used in paints for decades because of pigment and resilience. Just like asbestos it was a miracle product, until it was found to cause devastating affects on people. Lead exposure is a major problem in the United States. Lead was used in paint until the mid to late 80s. Here are some common sources [...]

Biohazard and Crime Scene Cleanup – What You Should Know!

By | 2018-08-28T23:09:25+00:00 August 10th, 2018|Hazardous Materials Info|

Crime scenes, trauma cleanup, and biohazards are not something you usually hear about. However, it is a service that is used daily across the United States. Most times a traumatic event has taken place and you need to have the area cleansed. Colorado Hazardous Environmental has the proper licensing and tools for all biohazard and [...]

Asbestos Home Testing – The Importance

By | 2018-08-02T19:30:09+00:00 July 26th, 2018|Asbestos Information, Hazardous Materials Info, Household Tips, Service Info|

Asbestos testing isn’t new, testing for asbestos has been around for a while. Until recently, asbestos wasn’t considered to be a major problem. Now that people are becoming sick from asbestos-related illnesses, you are seeing more information in the media about this hazardous substance. Fibers composed of this mineral were used in many construction materials [...]

Asbestos Exposure – What You Need to Know!

By | 2018-07-13T21:30:31+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Asbestos Information|

Asbestos is known for how dangerous it is. However, for many decades it was used as a miracle fiber for construction materials throughout the United States. It wasn’t until recently, asbestos was discovered to be very hazardous to your health. Asbestos exposure is a real concern. Once ingested, asbestos fibers will lie dormant for years [...]

Construction Materials and Asbestos

By | 2018-07-06T20:06:27+00:00 June 28th, 2018|Asbestos Information|

Asbestos-containing materials are still in some construction materials used in the United States. Asbestos-containing materials aren’t as widespread as they were decades ago, but they do still exist. The mineral is still hazardous to your health and can cause cancer and death. Colorado Hazardous Environmental has some information to keep you and your family safe. [...]

The Different Types of Asbestos and Your Health

By | 2018-07-06T19:48:51+00:00 June 16th, 2018|Asbestos Information|

Did you know that there are several different types of asbestos in the world? Most people do not realize this, but all asbestos is hazardous to your health. Colorado Hazardous Environmental is here to explain the different types so that you have better knowledge of the dangers of asbestos exposure. There are two main categories [...]

What Should You Look for In an Asbestos and Hazardous Removal Company?

By | 2018-06-15T23:36:25+00:00 May 29th, 2018|Hazardous Materials Info|

When it comes to hazardous materials it is crucial that you find the best company for the job. Hazardous materials such as asbestos, lead, mold, blood, sewage, and rodents can cause serious diseases and illnesses. Colorado Hazardous Environmental has the right information so you can make an educated decision regarding your choice of companies. Are [...]

Home Buying, Asbestos and Lead Paint – What You Should Know

By | 2018-05-16T19:06:49+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Asbestos Information, Hazardous Materials Info, Household Tips|

Purchasing a home is a major life milestone. Your home is a place where you should feel safe. It is where you will have children and grow old. Finding the perfect home can be hard, but once you find it, you will know. After finding your home, what are some things you should do? The [...]

Hazardous Materials – What Warrants a Call to the Professionals?

By | 2018-05-15T00:25:55+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|Asbestos Information, Hazardous Materials Info, Service Info|

What exactly is a hazardous material? Most people are unsure. When doing a renovation or a home project, it is easy to get carried away and not realize you are handling a hazardous material. Below Colorado Hazardous Environmental will discuss a few materials that are considered hazardous and that should only be removed by a [...]