Building Sciences

Environmental Health Sciences:
Building-Related Hazardous Materials

Efficient mitigation of hazardous materials in the built environment is an important consideration in early project planning.

NV5 has experts that specialize in the identification of building-related hazardous materials such as asbestos, lead, Polychlorinated Biphenols (PCBs) and other hazardous building constituents present in the built environment. The NV5 team is knowledgeable in the identification and mitigation of mold and environmental conditions leading to its growth. Our experts develop remediation specifications, conduct remediation monitoring and management, and oversee regulatory compliance in coordination with planning, design and construction management professionals.


  • Asbestos and Lead Inspections, and Remediation Design and Monitoring
  • Blackwater-related Sampling and Assessment
  • Demolition Noise, Dust and Vibration Monitoring
  • Hazardous Waste Characterization
  • Litigation Support
  • Moisture Intrusion Mapping and Identification
  • Mold Investigations, Air and Surface Sampling, and Remediation Design and Monitoring
  • Polychlorinated Byphenyl (PCB) Identification, Remediation, Management and Post-remediation Sampling