Policy 904.03

Hazardous Materials

Friable and nonfriable asbestos containing materials will be maintained in good condition and appropriate precautions will be followed when the material is disturbed. If there is a need to replace asbestos it will be replaced with nonasbestos based materials. Each school building will maintain a copy of the asbestos management plan.

The school district will appoint and train appropriate employees as necessary. An accredited inspector shall visually inspect all areas identified in the management plan every six months and complete the required records and reports.

Legal Reference:
20 U.S.C. §§ 3601 et seq. (1994).
40 C.F.R. Pt. 763 (1996).

Approved: September 11, 2006