European Asbestos Forum 2019

A quick flight to Amsterdam is enough to do an asbestos world tour. Or at least to get a great overview of what’s happening in the asbestos world industry. We will try to make a quick recap of the European Asbestos Forum, 14-15 September. Breathless It started with the must-see award-winning film ‘Breathless’ by Maarten […]

Industrial accident: Lubrizol Factory

Lubrizol manufactures and stores organophosphorus and organosulfur products. Those products are used in the lubricant industry as additives. The Lubrizol factory, owned by the billionaire Warren Buffet, is classified SEVESO under the European directives. The factory in Rouen, North of France, was identified with high industrial, human and environmental risks. Thus, strict risk management was […]

[Article] Asbestos Waste: Recycle it is possible!

According to an Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency report, ‘on average, over the seven financial years from 2008 to 2014, Australians generated around 20kg of asbestos waste per capita‘, [1]. We assume that asbestos waste has been buried in suitable and regulated waste facilities. In addition to the fact that asbestos waste infrastructures should be adequate […]

Rethinking the future of audit

?[MUST READ ARTICLE]? New technologies enable auditors to become value advisors. It will not be anymore a job at compliance or a pass/fail exam ✅❌ ⏱ Auditors would have time to provide valuable observations on key matters and insights that are most relevant to users. ? It will enhance the dialogue between both auditors and […]

High risk asbestos in WA schools

Around 600 WA public schools still have #Asbestos containing materials. A #risk-based approach leads the asbestos management: All ACMs are rated one-to-nine with nine being the safest. That is a long way to go before completely removing asbestos from WA schools. Read more…

ITGA will be present at the first 2018ASEAConf

Ready to start the first #2018ASEAConf day with Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency. ⚠️Do not forget to pass visit us at the booth #4 ITGA. I would be very happy to meet you there ! ?

One month already completed with ITGA Group

One month completed with ITGA Group in #Australia. Already a lot of events, meetings, workshops and discussions regarding #Asbestos #Health #Safety #OHS #Laboratory #Environment #Building #BIM