What is Asbestos?
Types of Asbestos
Where is Asbestos Found?
Insulation and Building Materials: Asbestos can be found in a variety of building materials, such as insulation, ceiling or floor tiles, and cement pipes. Amphibole asbestos has been found in some vermiculite sources used as home and building insulation.
Consumer Products: Vermiculite is also commonly sold in gardening and hardware stores. It was used as a soil amendment (conditioner to improve soil quality) or fertilizer carrier and was an ingredient in many potting soil mixtures.