Asbestos Water Test
Some community water systems have pipes made of asbestos cement. As these pipes age, asbestos can enter the water supply. Long-term asbestos consumption has been linked to mesothelioma, a devastating form of cancer that forms in the lungs, heart, and abdomen.
Is Asbestos in My Water Harmful?
This fibrous mineral that was once thought to be so useful is now associated with mesothelioma (cancer of the lining of the heart, lungs, abdomen or chest). Mesothelioma can be caused by inhaled or ingested asbestos. Some water pipes are made from a type of asbestos cement.
How Much Does an Asbestos Water Test Cost?
For $100, you can find out if the water supply in your home or your community contains asbestos.