Accession Number:

ADB059013

Title:

Management Procedure for Assessment of Friable Asbestos Insulating Materials.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 79-Dec 80,

Corporate Author:

CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB (NAVY) PORT HUENEME CA

Report Date:

1981-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

213.0

Abstract:

The document provides protocol for evaluating friable asbestos material conditions and determining, by use of the asbestos hazard index, if a Navy Occupational and Health deficiency abatement project should be initiated. Also included are guidance on proper interim control measures, as well as guidance for selecting appropriate long-term control measures writing valid specification for long-term control measures standardized safety procedures and personnel protection during maintenance and control of friable asbestos-containing insulating systems and during disposal of asbestos materials. The long-term control measures emphasize the need for choice of a cost-effective, energy-conserving alternative which will meet current fiber pollution restrictions. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE