Services in Building Pollutants

In the life cycle of buildings, pollutants play an unpleasant, but major role. They are to be found in building materials (e.g. Asbestos, Man Made Mineral Fibres, PCBs), as well as in furniture and fitments (e.g. Formaldehyde, VOC). In addition, building substance may be contaminated through inappropriate handling of operating and production materials (e.g. fuels, solvents). Pollutants may cause health damages.

Furthermore, contaminated building materials are to be handled separately in the course of reconstruction or demolition projects, in compliance with occupational health and safety regulations and to ensure proper waste disposal.

Building pollutants are value deprecating factors in real estate transactions. Since years, investigation, evaluation and remediation planning of polluted buildings are  key competencies of SakostaCAU.