Asbestos Management

Asbestos was widely used in hundreds of applications in the construction of various building types, including homes until the mid 1980’s. Some of these materials include:

  • vinyl floor tiles
  • vinyl sheet flooring
  • drywall finishes
  • texture finishes (popcorn) 
  • ceiling tiles
  • mechanical insulation
  • sprayed fireproofing . . . and many more

Parasol Environmental Inc. is an industry leader with decades of experience in asbestos related services. Which include material sampling, building surveys, abatement inspection and air monitoring, technical abatement specifications, management programs and awareness training.

Designated Substances and Hazardous Materials

Section 30 of the Occupational Heath and Safety Act specifies that prior to the start of a renovation or demolition type project, the owner must determine what Designated Substances are present at the site and prepare a list of these substances. Eleven (11) Designated Substances are outlined, which include: 

  • Acrylonitrile
  • Arsenic
  • Asbestos
  • Benzene
  • Coke oven emissions
  • Ethylene oxide
  • Isocyanates
  • Lead
  • Mercury
  • Silica
  • Vinyl chloride monomer

Parasol Environmental Inc. boasts extensive experience in the identification, testing, and management of these materials. 

Microbial (Mould) Services

Mould impacted materials often include drywall finishes, ceiling tiles, wood, cellulose produce, and many more.

Parasol’s team of qualified and experiences managers, hygienists, and technologists are an industry leader in mould contamination management.

Some of our services include, testing and identification, site and building assessments, development of remediation scopes of work and abatement site reviews.


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Indoor Air Quality

Indoor air quality and general comfort for building occupants should be of paramount importance for all building related management and property owners.

General IAQ testing parameters include temperature, relative humidity, carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide. Additional testing parameters can be added based on specific client requirements.