Concerned about asbestos? Please see the sidebar for instructions on sampling and submission! 

British Columbia Workers Compensation Act, under the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation for Asbestos was amended in June 2021. It describes asbestos containing materials (ACM) and the health effects from occupational exposure. Flag-map of British Columbia

Specifically, the contents include, but are not limited to:

  • Controlling Exposure to Asbestos
  • Waste Handling and Disposal of ACM
  • Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment
  • Asbestos assessment and classification¹

For more information on asbestos removal, procedures and regulations, please visit the British Columbia Occupational Health and Safety Regulation Substance Specific Requirements, Asbestos.

¹Workers Compensation Act, Substance Specific Requirements, Asbestos. [1997]. Occupational Health and Safety Regulation (2021, June 22).

Alberta – Asbestos

Alberta – Asbestos regulations

How to send us your samples

How to send us your samples


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