Asbestos is a naturally occurring fibrous silicate mineral, or put simply, asbestos is a fluffy rock!Every week 20 tradesmen die from asbestos-related disease. If you carry out work on a building that was built or refurbished before the year 2000, you could have been exposed to asbestos, without even knowing it.
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