Asbestos waste basically denotes the materials or products of asbestos, which are ready for the purpose of dumping. Asbestos waste includes various types of leftover extra building materials, damp rags, personal protecting equipments, tools that are unsuitable for using, etc. this waste are both treated as ‘Special’ and ‘Hazardous’. Asbestos are naturally occurring six silicate minerals. Inhalation of asbestos fiber for a long duration may cause various serious diseases. Therefore, the unwanted asbestos waste needs to be recycled.
Types of Asbestos Waste That Can Be Placed In Recycling Bins:
- Asbestos contaminated waste
- Fibro sheeting, which is an asbestos materials
Types of asbestos bin that cannot be placed in recycling bins:
- Rubbish may not be dump in the recycle bin where asbestos are placed
- Hazardous materials
- Chemical containing bottles