Environmental Consulting and Testing Services
Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral fiber that because of it's fiber strength and fire retardant properties was used in a variety of building construction materials. It was said to be present in 2/3's of all the buildings in the United States.
Lead is a chemical element in the carbon group with the symbol Pb. Pb is a naturally occurring element found in small amounts in the earth’s crust. Lead was used in building construction, paint, batteries, bullets and shot, weights, solders, pewter, fusible alloys and as a radiation shield.
Failsafe Training Co., a division of JLC, has been providing environmental health and safety training since 2000. Failsafe has taught courses in South Korea for the Army Corp of Engineers as well as various locations throughout the United States.
An Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) is a report prepared for a real estate holding which identifies potential or existing environmental contamination liabilities. The analysis typically addresses both the underlying land as well as physical improvements to the property. Contaminated sites are often referred to as "brownfield sites".