Our UKAS accredited Asbestos Analytical Service has over 25 years experience in providing clients a comprehensive asbestos surveying, monitoring, clearance and identification service. BCL has been at the forefront of developments, which over many years have lead to current practices to identify, manage and monitor the safe removal of asbestos containing materials (ACM’s).
The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 and Regulation 4: Duty to manage asbestos in non-domestic properties, places a legal requirement on owners and occupiers of non-domestic buildings and social landlords to have an up to date Asbestos Survey and Asbestos Register in place.
BCL is a UKAS accredited laboratory and Type C Inspection Body holding accreditation to ISO/IEC 17020: 2005 and ISO/IEC 17025: 2004. Our accredited services include surveying for asbestos in premises in accordance with HSG 264 and sampling of bulk materials for asbestos fibre identification, sampling of asbestos fibres in the air and fibre counting to HSG 248. We currently hold a category “A” RICE rating and a “Satisfactory” AIMS standard. We are members of ATAC, CHAS and all of our site based staff all hold appropriate CSCS cards.