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The History of Asbestos

Asbestos is the collective description of six natural silicate materials. It’s composition of thin, multiple fibres has been used in varying applications since – according to the history of asbestos – about 2000BC. It is believed that Egyptians used to wrap the embalmed bodies of Pharaohs in asbestos cloth to shield against degeneration whilst other

Join our team…

DDS Environmental holds a full 3 year Licence and is looking for high calibre, experienced Asbestos Removal Operatives to join our successful team. Asbestos Removal Operative: Minimum Requirements Up to date asbestos operative training (UKATA/ARCA or IATP certificates only) In-date HSE medical In-date face fits, although these can be done for any DDS issued mask

Recruiting: Asbestos Removal Supervisors and Operatives

Are you an experienced Asbestos Removal Supervisor or Operative? Would you like to become part of a successful, family business where you’re not just a number but a valued member of the team? If so, we want to hear from you….. You: Ambitious, conscientious, professional, a good team player. Us: Successful family-run business, we value our colleagues,

Asbestos in the Home – be “Asbestos Conscious”

We have touched upon the scaremongering of Asbestos before, however with many coming into the New Year with vigour and resolutions to finally address that living room revamp or property renovation – now seems a prudent time to remind folk to be “Asbestos Conscious” especially regarding Asbestos in the home. First and foremost, the gist

Kingfisher Primary School and the Kent Literacy Awards

For followers of our DDS Environmental Facebook page, you will recall that we proudly sponsored the recent Kent Literacy Awards in support of our regional educators following the relationship we establish with schools. The awards evening was thoroughly enjoyable and brilliantly organised by the KM Charity Team. With guest speaker Terry Waite inspiring and encouraging the

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DDS Environmental sponsor Kent Literacy Awards

DDS Environmental has proudly become a sponsor of the Kent Literacy Awards. As a prominent Kent based contractor and having worked within many schools to help manage or remove asbestos, we considered the incentive a very worthy cause. We firmly believe in nurturing and encouraging the talent and education of Kents next generation. The launch at The Beaney

Blog Post: Do you know what Asbestos looks like?

Do you know what Asbestos looks like? Prior to life within the wonderful world of DDS Environmental and DDS Demolition – I didn’t. Asbestos was something I vaguely knew of – I knew it posed a risk, I knew it caused a certain type of cancer, I knew it was almost a dirty word. But

Are you the best of the best? Calling all Asbestos Removal Supervisors….

You: Ambitious, conscientious, professional, a good team player. Us: Successful family-run business, we value our colleagues, recognise and reward hard work and good results. Following a positive 2017, DDS Environmental wish to recruit further Asbestos Removal Supervisors to join our growing team. The ideal candidate(s) must be experienced within the asbestos industry and hold the