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ASBESTOS-CONTAINING MATERIALS

Note: The following list does not include every product/material that may contain asbestos. It is intended as a general guide to show which types of materials may contain asbestos.

Sample List of Suspect Asbestos - Containing Materials:

Cement Pipes
Elevator Brake Shoes
Cement Wallboard
HVAC Duct Insulation
Cement Siding
Boiler Insulation
Asphalt Floor Tile
Breaching Insulation
Vinyl Floor Tile Ductwork
Flexible Fabric Connections
Vinyl Sheet Flooring
Cooling Towers
Flooring Backing
Pipe Insulation

(corrugated air-cell, block, etc.)

Construction Mastics
(floor tile, carpet, ceiling tile, etc.)
Heating and Electrical Ducts
Acoustical Plaster
Electrical Panel Partitions
Decorative Plaster
Electrical Cloth
Textured Paints/Coatings
Electric Wiring Insulation
Ceiling Tiles and Lay-in Panels
Chalkboards
 

Spray-Applied Insulation
Roofing Shingles
Asbestos Paper
Roofing Felt
Fireproofing Materials
Base Flashing
Taping Compounds (thermal)
Thermal Paper Products
Packing Materials
(for wall/floor penetrations)
Fire Doors
High Temperature Gaskets
Caulking/Putties
Laboratory Hoods/Table Tops
Adhesives
Laboratory Gloves
Wallboard
Fire Blankets
Joint Compounds
Fire Curtains
Vinyl Wall Coverings
Elevator Equipment Panels
Spackling Compounds
Plastic molding
Molded plastic parts

Source: http://www.epa.gov/earth1r6/6pd/asbestos/asbmatl.htm

 

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