Serving the State of Virginia

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The Cornell Group was founded as an asbestos abatement company in 2003, and asbestos abatement remains our trademark service. We remove asbestos at commercial buildings, industrial facilities, military bases, hospitals, power plants, schools, universities, governmental institutions and multifamily dwellings as well as residential structures. Why chose The Cornell Group to complete your asbestos removal project?

Call now to get safe, efficient asbestos removal for your home, office or institution.

  • We are licensed bonded and insured

  • Never failed to complete a project on time or within budget

  • We have over 75 years of combined experience

  • We have NEVER had a regulatory violation or OSHA citation

  • We have never had a lien or bond claimed against us

  • We are able to bond your project and  have exceptional insurance coverage should a claim arise

  • NEVER found at fault for contamination through the course of our abatement work

  • We only use State-of-the-are industry equipment, means and methods to complete our projects

  • We pride ourselves with the quality of work we perform and go above and beyond to ensure customer satisfaction.  Your safety and satisfaction is our main priority

  • We do not have a high turn over rate of employees unlike most companies in our industry

  • MOST IMPORTANTLY we have one of the best safety records when if comes to asbestos abatement industry.  At the end of the day we want all our employees to return home to their families safely.

Asbestos abatement completed by The Cornell Group is performed in accordance with the standards and requirements of the state of Virginia, EPA, and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).


Asbestos is often found in many structures built prior 1980. It is discovered during renovation, remodeling, or even natural disasters. Asbestos is a natural occuring mineral which is refined and placed into many building materials or even auto and mechanical parts. Asbestos does not typically burn and do not conduct heat or electricity so it’s used for making fireproof materials, electrical insulation, roofing, filters, and long list of other items.

The Cornell Group has experience and is accredited  in testing and removal of: Vinyl asbestos tile, linoleum, vinyl sheet goods, transite pipe, transite siding, transite roofing, duct work and its insulation, stucco matierals, texture coated drywall, drywall mud,  acoustic ceiling, popcorn ceiling finishes, plaster and  lath,  fireproofing, mastics, pipe covering insulations,  and so many other products its impossible to list them all.