CH#072 - Deteriorating Asbestos - TWA, JFK International Airport

Deteriorating Asbestos


Deteriorating Asbestos
Jamaica, NY USA


The Challenge:

The need for a cost-effective solution to the fiber release hazard caused by deteriorating asbestos blown-on, acoustical ceiling material.


Benefits Desired:

  • Class A Fire Rating
  • Cost effective and long-lasting
  • No surface preparation
  • 20 year warranty
  • Impact and abuse resistant



GLOBAL Encasement's Class A Fire Rated PrepLESS Primer and AsbestoSafe® TopCoat were used in the system design. The application process did not disturb the fibers and the quick drying material helped to minimize down time.