Asbestos Program

Asbestos is a name given to a group of minerals that occur naturally as masses of long silky fibers. Asbestos is known for its unique properties of being resistant to abrasion, inert to acid and alkaline solutions, and stable at high temperatures. Because of these attributes, asbestos was widely used in construction and industry. Asbestos fibers are woven together or incorporated within other materials to create many products. Find more information about asbestos.

Update September 20, 2017

New Work Practices and Management Plan coversheet, see AHERA for more information.

Removal Procedures & Info

We have created a new demolition pamphlet (1.2 MB) in order to help guide you through the DAQ demolition notification process and to help you comply with both the state and federal demolition requirements. See below for more information.

Professional Asbestos Service Providers in Utah

Summaries of Asbestos Regulations and Policies

Federal Asbestos Regulations and Policies

EPA Information

If you have further questions about asbestos please contact Tamie Call at (801) 536-4007.