Did Canada’s Ban On Asbestos Come Too Late?

Back on December 30, 2018, asbestos was finally outlawed in Canada. As of that date, the Prohibition of Asbestos and Products Containing Asbestos Regulations took effect, prohibiting the import, sale and use of asbestos and the manufacture, import, sale and use of...

A Special Message For Our Customers: We Miss You!

Here we are, in year two of the pandemic. We’re sure you join us in our extreme disappointment in the length of this awful crisis. A year ago, we were all hopeful that the coronavirus would become a thing of the past within months. Obviously, that was not meant to be....

Analyzing The Risks Involved With Abrasive Blasting

Do you work in an industry where compressed air is required? Sand blasters and painters are two vocations where compressed air may be necessary. According to Medline Plus, abrasives manufacturing, glass manufacturing, mining, quarrying, road and building construction...

Test For Respirable Crystalline Silica With Our Accredited Lab

Enviro-Works Inc. is the only laboratory in western Canada to offer in-house respirable crystalline silica testing. It is also one of the only labs in North America to offer the low detection limits we provide for our clients. We’re very proud of the fact that our lab...

How To Avoid Asthma And Allergy Symptom Triggers At Home

Asthmatics and allergy sufferers must take measures to protect their lungs from pollen, dust and ragweed. Considering that it’s still wintertime, this may sound like an easy feat. However, avoiding asthma and allergy symptom triggers is a task that requires double the...

Preventing Mould Growth In Your Home All Winter Long

For nasty mould to rear its ugly head in your home, it requires a particular set of conditions. A dark, damp, warm and humid location with little to no ventilation will generally do the trick. This is why mould growth should be a particular concern of yours during the...

Happy Holidays From Enviro-Works Inc.!

On behalf of the entire Enviro-Works Inc. team, we would like to wish you all a wonderful holiday season! We’re aware, of course, that these holidays will be unlike any other we’ve experienced before. Because of the pandemic, many of us have chosen to limit the sizes...