As a general Rule asbestos must be handled with full protective clothing https://worksafe.govt.nz/topic-and-industry/asbestos/where-to-dispose-of-asbestos/
If you have a small amount of asbestos you can bring it to our yard. It MUST be supplied in the following manner.
- Double-bag all waste
All waste, including disposable (single-use) masks and coveralls, cloths and plastic sheets should be double-bagged in heavy-duty plastic bags. Twist the top of the bags tightly, fold the necks over (a ‘gooseneck twist’) and seal with adhesive tape so that the contents are fully enclosed. Clearly mark the outer bag as asbestos waste.
- Larger Quantities
If the quantity is too heavy or bulky we can provide a suitable waste Bin i.e. Skip Bin up to 4.5 cubic. or Jumbo Bin to 9 metres. Before any material goes into the bin it must be bagged in Polythene as above. Your asbestos will be weighed and charged accordingly A minimum weight charge may be applied.
- Your Bill
A handling fee will be included in your bill.
You will be notified that your asbestos has been disposed of correctly and you will be supplied with a certificate to this effect. Direct Debit, Visa or cash is an accepted form of payment.
- For Casual customers. Payment must be made before we remove the bin or handle the material.
- For Account Customers you will be charged in accordance with the terms of your contract.