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Get an Asbestos Survey
The Yolo-Solano AQMD Board of Directors recently adopted amendments to our rules governing asbestos testing, surveying and removal. Rule 4.3 sets the fee schedule for our asbestos program and Rule 9.9 sets the regulations on testing, surveying and removal of potential asbestos-containing materials.
For more information on the changes, see our advisory and the adopted rule language.
Breathing airborne asbestos fibers can cause serious health effects, including asbestosis, mesothelioma, and contribute to lung cancer. Asbestos is found in many building materials, including drywall, insulation, tiles, popcorn ceiling treatment and more.
Yolo-Solano AQMD requires asbestos surveys for certain renovation and demolition projects as a part of its public health mission. The District strongly encourages surveys for projects exempt from regulation, as well. Click the links below to learn more about the requirements you need to follow to avoid penalties and protect local health.
Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District SMAQMD Asbestos Information
Working Together for a Better Tomorrow … Asbestos regulations information for building renovations, demolitions, and construction projects that disturb asbestos-containing soils …
The Sac Metro Air District has a legal obligation under federal and state law to adopt and … of renovation and demolition sites that contain asbestos through the Asbestos Program …
An asbestos survey conducted by a Certified Asbestos Consultant will identify all of the asbestos present in your construction project … Units of Asbestos to be Removed/Disturbed …
CARB's Asbestos Airborne Toxic Control Measure for Construction, Grading, Quarrying, and Surface Mining Operations California's Asbestos Airborne Toxic Control Measure for …
This page contains an archive of past Board hearings on rulemaking actions … Past workshops for rules under development are also … Rule 902, Asbestos February 26, 2015 …
What Is Asbestos?
Asbestos is a set of six naturally occurring minerals. Its strength and resistance to heat made it the material of choice in a variety of products including:
California Local Air District Directory
There are 35 local air quality agencies in California. They are listed below. Click on an air district to find the mailing address, telephone and fax number, name of the Air Pollution Control Officer and a map showing the air district. E-mail addresses and web page addresses are provided where applicable.
For a map of all the Air Districts, click here.