Contractors and Commercial Asbestos Disposal Procedures


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The Disposal of non-friable non-regulated asbestos containing material at the New River Resource Authority Solid Waste Facility requires that the following procedures be followed.

Step 1. Identification of Materials Asbestos survey required.

The owner / contractor will provide an asbestos survey for commercial / residential properties identifying the friable asbestos and non-friable asbestos containing material on site, prior to the issuance of the Building/ Demolition / Renovation Disposal Permit, or delivery of the debris materials to the landfill for disposal.

Step 2. Issuance of a Building / Demolition / Renovation Disposal Permit

  • The owner / contractor will provide the local building official with an asbestos survey for the structure sited for demolition or renovation to secure Building / Demolition / Renovation Disposal Permit required for the materials disposal at NRRA disposal unit. The owner/ contractor is required to provide a copy of the asbestos survey to the New River Resource Authority 48 hours prior to delivery of the waste.
  • The asbestos survey will identify non regulated asbestos containing material to be noted on the Building / Demolition / Renovation Disposal Permit issued for the project that may be delivered to the NRRA disposal unit.
  • The Owner /Contractor will provide the NRRA with the name of the disposal site where the Regulated asbestos containing material identified the asbestos survey was taken for disposal.

Step 3 . The Disposal of all non-friable asbestos containing waste shall follow the protocol outlined below.

  • The owner/ contractor shall provide the NRRA with a notice of 24 hours prior to delivering the non-friable waste for disposal
  • Non-friable Asbestos: Placed in 6 mil thick plastic bags and sealed or encased in sealed layers of 6 mil thick plastic wrap.
  • Transportation: non-friable asbestos shall be covered to segregate the load from the cab of the truck transporting the material.
Question regarding the disposal of Asbestos Containing Material should be directed to the New River Resource Authority http://www.newriverresourceauthority.org