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Recycling Construction And Demolition Material

  • Recycling Construction and Demolition Material (PDF 163kb)
    Document Type: Publication
    Keycode: VWA1083/01/11.06
    Industry: Construction, Quarries, Waste and Recycling, 
    Category: Asbestos, General, 
    Division Author: Construction & Utilities
    Publication Date: 18 January 2007
    Date First Published: 18 January 2007
    Summary: This publication which has been jointly developed with and endorsed by the EPA and Sustainability Victoria, describes an auditable procedure to verify that asbestos-containing material has been removed from construction and demolition materials prior to recycling.

About this publication

Recycling Construction and Demolition Material is a 13 page guide that provides information to assist industry to meet its obligations under the Occupational Health and Safety (Asbestos) Regulations 2003.

Sustainability Victoria, the Environment Protection Authority and WorkSafe Victoria developed the guide in consultation with the recycling industry and unions.

The guide describes an auditable procedure to verify that asbestos-containing material has been removed from construction and demolition materials prior to recycling. 

Further information


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