Our test kits have been developed to enable a safe, simple and cost effective way of testing suspect material around your home or commercial property.
All our kits come with simple step-by-step instructions, HSE approved PPE, sample bags and pre-paid delivery to our UKAS approved laboratory.
We understand you may have questions from time to time and offer end to end customer support from our qualified experienced customer service team. You can contact us via email, live chat or just pick up the phone.
All orders placed before 3pm are despatched on the same day, samples results will usually be available by close of business the day they are received.
If you order before 3pm we send your kit out the same day! (Monday to Friday)
Our kits come with everything you need to take a sample along with an easy to follow step by step guide.
Cost of delivery is covered in our price and our pack includes prepaid return postage back to us!
All samples are tested at a UKAS accredited lab dedicated to asbestos testing. All samples are processed on the day we receive them!
When you purchase a kit from us you get access to a dedicated support line for any questions or advice
Results are text messaged to you within 2 minutes of the sample being processed! We keep you in the loop through the whole process!
Asbestos was widely used in home construction from 1930 to around 2000, particularly from 1960 onwards. Houses/flats built around this time may contain asbestos materials. Properties built since the mid 80’s are unlikely to have asbestos in the fabric of the building and from 1990 extremely unlikely. Asbestos was outlawed in the UK in 1999.
Asbestos was commonly used in many ways inside and outside of buildings:
Our kits are designed to enable you to safely take a sample from suspected material. They come with complete instructions and Personal Protective Equipment, which meets and exceeds HSE criteria. We do not recommend using our kits to test sprayed coatings, contaminated land or pipe lagging.
If you are unsure or wish to speak to someone before taking a sample please free to contact us on 0800 368 88 49, Live Chat or email
Our kit is designed to enable you to safely take samples from the following materials, to name but a few:
You only need to submit a small sample, we recommend material the size of a 20 pence piece per sample.
Results are usually tested on the day they are received at the lab, usually the day after postage. Certificates will be emailed out the same day as results given.
If the result comes back positive we can offer advice on how to proceed over the phone or put you in contact with a local asbestos removal company.
Yes, please feel free, we always enjoy a good chat! Our phone lines are open from 9am to 9pm 7 days a week. Why not try our live chat?
All costs related to the kit and return of sample are included.
Contact us today for more information regarding our bespoke services
Tel: 0800 368 8849 or use LiveChat
Our sample only service assumes you already have taken a sample, or have the facility to safely take samples of suspect material.
Samples must be sent as per the guidelines set out in the instructions, which are sent upon receipt of payment.
Please contact us for further details.
Contaminated land is becoming more and more of an issue in recent years. Its really important to have land checked for asbestos contamination before any building works or land remediation is carried out.
If you're looking to buy multiple kits for your company or future use then get in touch for our bulk pricing and account services.
IST Risk Management, Chorley Business & Technology Centre, East Terrace, Euxton Lane, Chorley, PR7 6TE