EPA “Green Book” Online: Managing Asbestos in Place
The EPA “Green Book” (also known as Managing Asbestos in Place: A Building Owner’s Guide to Operations and Maintenance Programs) is now available on the EPA website.
The “Green Book” is a guide to assist building owners/managers with the development and maintenance of an effective Operations & Maintenance (O&M) plan in their buildings.
Topics contained in the “Green Book” include:
- What is an O&M program
- Setting up an O&M program
- Elements of an O&M program
- Occupant notification
- Monitoring asbestos containing materials (ACM)
- Job-site controls for work involving ACM
- Safe work practices
- Sample O&M forms