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You took 3 samples and sent them in. #1 and #2 contain no asbestos. The third sample does indeed contain Chrystoile, or white asbestos. From Wikipedia Chrysotile or white asbestos is the most commonly encountered form of asbestos,accounting for approximately 95% of the asbestos in the United States. Of that layer within the third sample where it was ...
In many jurisdictions, a plumber is allowed to remove a limited amount of asbestos pipe insulation or tape. Or put on a mask, douse the whole thing with water, and cut it off. Not rocket science here.
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