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Name: Asbestos; Manufacture, Importation, Processing, and Distribution in Commerce Prohibitions Rule (40 CFR Part 763)
Country: United States
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1989-07-06
Entry into force:
Published on: Federal Register, 1989-07-12, Vol. 54, No. 132, pp. 29460-29507
ISN: USA-1989-R-8071
Bibliography: Federal Register, 1989-07-12, Vol. 54, No. 132, pp. 29460-29507
Abstract/Citation: Prohibits, at staged intervals, the future manufacture, importation, processing, and distribution in commerce of asbestos in almost all products, as identified in the rule. The rule requires that asbestos-containing products that are subject to the bans be labeled to promote compliance with and enforcement of the rule.
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