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Fresh construction site from above with various types of plant

What are brownfield sites?

This summer, Prime Minister Boris Johnston announced building on brownfield sites will longer be subject to ‘normal’ planning rules. The government hopes house building increases across Northern Ireland and the UK without planning consent slowing it down.

According to the Campaign to Protect Rural England, there is enough brownfield land to deliver 1 million new homes! With local authorities identifying more than 66,000 hectares of such sites, it is no …

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Asbestos cement roof sheets

Asbestos removal and surveying

Asbestos is banned in the UK but finding it within buildings being demolished or refurbished is common. For decades it was used in the construction of buildings around the UK and Republic of Ireland for insulation and fire-proofing. It is very useful and inexpensive, but its fibres are highly toxic and cause breathing difficulties.

What is asbestos?

Asbestos is a group of fibrous minerals made up of fine needle-like fibres. …

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