Asbestos Facts-What is The Truth?

By | 2018-02-08T20:30:54+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Asbestos Illness Information, Asbestos Information|

Commercials, newspapers, and social media are full of information about asbestos. It is hard to figure out what is the true and what is false. Colorado Hazardous Environmental is here to set the record straight. We have five truths about asbestos that you have probably never heard. Our job is to educate the public about [...]

Asbestos-Related Illnesses and Cooler Weather

By | 2017-10-18T03:32:35+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Asbestos Illness Information|

Cooler weather may be welcomed by many, but not for sufferers of asbestos-related illnesses. People who suffer from such illnesses struggle during the Fall and Winter months. Many of these difficulties consist of respiratory problems. Colorado Hazardous Environmental understand the issues and has tips to keep you safe this Winter. Dress Warm Dealing with an [...]

Asbestos and Your Health

By | 2017-09-22T21:18:13+00:00 July 7th, 2017|Asbestos Illness Information, Asbestos Information|

Asbestos is a natural growing fiber that has been used for centuries. It became a miracle fiber that was durable and fire resistant. This made it highly sought after for construction materials. Over the years, people realized that asbestos caused major illnesses, including cancer and death. The majority of construction materials containing the material has been [...]

Asbestos and Mesothelioma

By | 2017-09-22T21:25:05+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Asbestos Illness Information, Asbestos Information|

Asbestos is dangerous. We hear about it through every media source imaginable, but is it dangerous? Is mesothelioma really as bad as everyone says? The answer is, YES! Asbestos exposure causes mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is a very aggressive form of cancer that only affects those exposed to asbestos. Asbestos exposure also causes a wide range of [...]

Asbestos and Cancer

By | 2017-09-22T21:26:06+00:00 April 21st, 2017|Asbestos Illness Information, Asbestos Information|

Asbestos has been used for centuries and was known to cause illnesses in the early years of use. Colorado Hazardous Environmental has information to help you understand asbestos exposure and its dangers.  Illnesses did not stop people from using it, mainly because of the many benefits asbestos had. It was considered a miracle fiber because [...]

Mesothelioma and Teachers

By | 2017-09-22T21:28:08+00:00 February 10th, 2017|Asbestos Illness Information|

When you think of occupations that are likely to have asbestos exposure, teachers aren’t high on the list, if at all. However, due to asbestos being used in classrooms, teachers are beginning to be diagnosed with illnesses caused by asbestos. Schools that are older have a larger chance of asbestos being used as the main [...]

Asbestos – A Generational Problem

By | 2017-09-22T21:28:33+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Asbestos Illness Information, Asbestos Information|

Most asbestos-related illnesses affect those that are older. Mainly, this is because asbestos was used so frequently before laws were passed that protected workers. However, there has been a rise in younger people with asbestos-related illnesses. Most cases are caused by exposure and older asbestos products that have begun to break down. It is surprising [...]

Types of Asbestos and the Illnesses They Cause

By | 2017-09-22T21:29:44+00:00 January 13th, 2017|Asbestos Illness Information|

There are two main types of asbestos. Each one is just as dangerous as the next to your health. Colorado Hazardous Environmental has information on the types of asbestos and the health problems they cause. We will discuss the many types of illnesses associated with asbestos and what you can do to prevent such illnesses. [...]