Contractors is a member of the Environmental Abatement Contractors of Ontario, an industry
association. In our opinion we see the following problems associated with Mold Abatement
· The key is to kill the
root s and remove the top layers of the wood called the substrate and properly seal or
lockdown and dry the area. Not killing roots of mold and fungus the Mold and Fungus will
· No Full Time Inspection
and Air Monitoring of Mold Abatement Sites by Independent Environmental Consulting Firms
· Using Unqualified -
General Contractors and using untrained Workers with no abatement training
· Poorly Trained or
untrained Site Supervision and Site Management
· Lack of Worker Health
& Safety Training
· Lack of Personal
· No Medical Surveillance
· Many General
contractors performing Mold and Fungus removal work in Ontario Schools are learning as
they go and not following proper abatement industry protocol.
· The Torbo Wet Abrasive
Sand Blasting System is the best new environmental technology for safe, cost effective,
removal of Mold and Fungus Stachybotrus Chartarum, Lead Paint, Asbestos and Hazardous
Materials Coatings. The Torbo System is currently being used to remove lead paint at the $
130 Million Dollar Development of The Villages of Sally Creek Retirement Development.
Contractors specialize in the removal and management of Asbestos, Lead, Lead Paint and
Lead Dust, PCB s, Mold & Fungus, UFFI, Infection Control in Hospitals, Hazardous
Materials, HEPA Cleaning, Heavy Metals Decontamination, Dust Contamination, Chemicals,
Perchloric Acid, Soil Remediation and Removal of leaking Underground Storage Tanks,
removal of Bird, Bat, Animal Feces. We are the Experts in Environmental Decontamination of
Commercial Buildings, Institutional, Department of Defense, Industrial and Manufacturing
Plants for the Computer, Pharmaceutical, Food, Automotive and Steel Industry.
Contractors Ltd. with offices in Markham and Brantford, Ontario affiliated company, Abcott
Construction Ltd. was established in 1972, is a high quality Design Build General
Contractor. Abcott is a Butler Buildings Dealer of Pre-engineered Steel Buildings. See our
Web Site at www.abcott.com.
Mr. Don Bremner, Vice
President of Operations was a Guest Speaker at the United Nations Secretariat of the Basel
Convention sponsored Caribbean Asbestos Forum in November 1998. The 12 countries
represented were Cuba, Belize, Barbados, Bahamas, Dominica, St. Kitts and Nevis, Jamaica,
Netherlands Antilles, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Canada & Great Britain.