Skip to Main Content Skip to Footer

APPA Library

"Section 5: Toxic Substances"
Author: Dingman, Robert M.
Published In: Regulatory Compliance for Facilities Managers
Date: 1989

Discusses asbestos and polychlorinated biophenyls (PCBs).  At this time, colleges and universities are not yet subject to regulations requiring the removal of asbestos from their facilities, but such regulations may not be far off.  PCBs, used in electrical transformers, are regulation by the EPA under the Toxic Substance Control Act.  Discusses Asbestos Hazard Emergency Reponse Act, OSHA abestos standard, asbestos training and housekeeping and PCB regulations, marking requirements, storage requirements, temporary storage criteria, and record-keeping requirements. 

Share this page. You can e-mail this description and a link to this page to any valid e-mail address.

Send this page to this email address:
(You can enter more than one email address separated by commas.)
Add your own message:
Your Name:

Return to Search Page