"The National Asbestos Training Centers: Abating the Problem With University Resources"
Author: Wise, Christy
Published In: Facilities Manager
Date: Winter 1986
Asbestos was used extensively in the construction of schools, office buildings, and homes until the early 1970s, and now building owners are faced with its safe removal or containment. Describes EPA-created, university-based National Asbestos Safety Institutes and satellite centers, which sponsor seminars, workshops, and hands-on training sessions on locating asbestos and initiating safe abatement procedures.