Asbestos Monitoring in Ambient & Indoor Air



Shell Pakistan Limited Karachi

Fauji Kabirwala Power Plant

Scope of Work:


Since the breathing level of asbestos fiber can lead to an increased risk of lung cancer, mesothelomia and the abdominal cavity asbestosis, SUPARCO collected data for asbestos in ambient and indoor air from different sites. Air was sampled by using asbestos sampling pumps. Microscopic identification of Asbestos fibers was done by preparing glass slides as per OSHA guidelines.