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The use of asbestos was not fully banned in the UK until 24 November 1999 under The Asbestos (Prohibitions) (Amendment) Regulations 1999. Therefore, any building built before 2000 should be deemed to contain asbestos unless proven otherwise. Regulation 5 of The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2021, states:
’if there is doubt...