Health Consequences From Meth Lab Exposure

Many of the contaminants present during meth’s cooking process can be harmful if someone is exposed to them. These contaminants can cause health problems including respiratory (breathing) problems, skin and eye irritation, headaches, nausea, and dizziness. Acute (short-term) exposures to high concentrations of some of these chemicals, such as those law enforcement officers face when…

Certified Decontamination Specialists

Apple Environmental is not your run-of-the-mill disaster cleanup company. We are certified by the UtahDepartment of Environmental Quality (DEP) to promote the well-being of Utah’s citizens. As certified decontamination specialists, the owners of Apple Environmental are licensed by the DEP to perform the necessary decontamination procedures required in meth lab and meth user site decontamination and…

How Does Meth Remover Work?

The active ingredients in this meth decontamination agent attack the methamphetamine molecule and break it down.  Methamphetamine or meth is produced chemically, therefore it can be broken down chemically.  The technology for meth removal has caught up with this nationwide epidemic.  Some of the molecular ingredients are released into the ambient air i.e. nitrogen which…

Selling a Meth Contaminated Property

Methamphetamine contamination is considered an environmental hazard. Brokers often face problems with meth contamination of a home they are trying to sell. In these cases, the decontamination of the property is important to prevent health problems of the potential homebuyers and to provide peace of mind that comes with proper decontamination. Although the Utah laws…

What to Do About Methamphetamine Contamination

Thorough cleanup or decontamination is the only way to get rid of the health hazards in any structure that has been contaminated by meth. In the past demolition was the most widely used technique to “clean” a meth house. This process included removing all of the contaminated materials from the property; sheet-rock, flooring, cabinets, counter-tops,…

Mold Testing in Utah

Mold testing is an important precaution to protect your home and the health of your family. Every home contains mold and the potential for mold to grow and cause structural damage as well as health hazards for your family. Keeping moisture accumulating areas well ventilated and keeping an eye out for physical symptoms of mold growth…

How Does Meth Remover Work?

The active ingredients in this meth decontamination agent attack the methamphetamine molecule and break it down.  Methamphetamine or meth is produced chemically, therefore it can be broken down chemically.  The technology for meth removal has caught up with this nationwide epidemic.  Some of the molecular ingredients are released into the ambient air i.e. nitrogen which…

Symptoms of Meth Exposure

There are many health problems associated with methamphetamine contamination exposure. One of more of the following symptoms may indicate exposure to methamphetamine: Watery, red, and burning eyes, often accompanied by discharge and pain Skin irritations, redness and rashes Chest and/or abdominal pain and diarrhea Chronic sneezing and coughing and shortness of breath Negative effects on…