San Clemente sheriff’s station closed after asbestos exposure; tests being conducted to determine risk to City Council chambers

By Erika I. Ritchie | eritchie@scng.com | Orange County Register PUBLISHED: May 29, 2019 at 3:05 pm | UPDATED: May 29, 2019 at 8:27 pm SAN CLEMENTE — An Orange County Sheriff’s Department substation was evacuated last week after a carpet removal project released asbestos particles into the OCSD offices in the lower level of the building. City officials now are awaiting test results to determine...
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White House Relocates Top Aides for Asbestos Abatement Project

By Jennifer Jacobs August 21, 2019, 8:18 AM PDT An asbestos removal effort is underway at the White House to rip out materials that could be hazardous. The work is being done on the ceilings and attic spaces in the West Wing’s second floor, where aides to President Donald Trump, including his daughter Ivanka Trump, senior counselor Kellyanne Conway, policy adviser Stephen Miller, top economic...
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As Seen on HGTV’s ‘Flip or Flop’

Earlier this year, Enviro Diagnostics had the opportunity to provide our professional services to HGTV’s Flip or Flop.  The show recently aired and we wanted to share it with you.  It was a great experience! Christina and Tarek Face a ‘Horrific’ Problem That Could Muck Up the Deal By Lisa Johnson Mandell | Aug 24, 2018 Tarek and Christina El Moussa have had their fair share of...
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Asbestos Scare in West Los Angeles

Possible Asbestos Exposure Displaces 15 In West LA June 21, 2018 at 8:05 am Filed Under:Asbestos, West LA We wanted to share a recent clip we found that shows an apartment building that was possibly exposed to asbestos due to not following proper procedures.  As you can see, it’s created quite a lot of activity and tenants and homeowners are becoming more educated and aware of...
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June Is National Healthy Homes Month

EPA Indoor Environments Division sent this bulletin at 05/31/2018 03:00 PM EDT The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) joins the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in recognizing June as National Healthy Homes Month. We invite you to use this opportunity to learn about the relationship between indoor air, housing and health. Resources are available that can assist you...
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Asbestos Survey Requirement for Southern California Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD)

Did you know that Southern California Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) requires an asbestos survey prior to the demolition or renovation of any structure regardless of the year built? The contractor selected to perform the work must send notification along with the asbestos survey report to SCAQMD at least 10 days prior to the start of work. The only instances when a contractor does not...
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