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Document ID (ISN)37570
CIS number 82-857
Year 1980
Convention or series no.
Title Asbestos abatement guidance and control manual
Bibliographic information New York City Board of Education, Division of School Buildings, New York, USA, May 1980. 21p. Illus.
Abstract This brief illustrated manual is designed to increase the awareness of school staff to the possible hazards of asbestos dust in buildings containing asbestos insulation and to act as a guide to designers, specification writers, mechanics and inspectors working on asbestos projects. Contents include: identification and location of asbestos-containing materials; methods for asbestos abatement and control; procedures for work and inspection; instructions to custodians; protection isolation, safety masks, disposable clothing and safety precautions for various materials; mechanics working with tools on asbestos-containing materials; check list of work required on asbestos-containing material projects; reporting procedure; some do's and don'ts.
Descriptors (primary) asbestos; educational institutions; respirable dust; insulating materials
Descriptors (secondary) protective clothing; cleaning; respirators; sealing of dust sources; manuals
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Asbestos
Teaching and educational institutions