Find & identify asbestos in the home

As a general rule..

before the mid-1980s

it is highly likely that it has asbestos-containing products

between the mid-1980s and 1990

it is likely that is has asbestos-containing products

after 1990

it is unlikely that it has asbestos-containing products

 

Step 1: Where are you looking for asbestos?
Step 2: Find and identify asbestos
Step 3: Dealing with asbestos

Step 2: Find & identify asbestos

Click on a room/area to identify the types of asbestos containing products which could be present

Click below to proceed to the next step Step 3: Dealing with asbestos
Find & identify asbestos in the home
Click on a room/area to identify the types of asbestos containing products which could be present.

Explore the rooms to find:
- Locations that might have asbestos
- Materials that may contain asbestos
- Relevant images of asbestos