Recycling construction and demolition material

How to safely recycle construction and demolition materials.

Published: 01 Jan 2007
File type: PDF
File size: 248.54 kB
Length: 16 pages
Reading level: Difficult

What it contains

This document describes how asbestos regulations apply to workplaces when recycling construction and demolition (C&D) materials. Use this guide to plan how to remove asbestos materials before recycling C&D materials.

It explains:

  • what the asbestos regulations are for workplaces recycling C&D materials
  • how to work out if C&D materials contain asbestos
  • the meaning of definitions used in the asbestos regulations
  • the duties of asset managers, waste managers, transporters, processors and vendors
  • how to prepare and unload materials for delivery
  • who is responsible for quality control and auditing materials

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