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Flag-map of YukonYukon Provisions for the proper handling of asbestos waste include, but are not limited to:

  • The difference between bound and unbound asbestos
  • Bound asbestos includes floor tiles, ceiling tiles, drywall, insulation, shingles, etc.
  • Unbound asbestos  is regulated under the Yukon Occupational Health and Safety Regulations.
  • Site operators should avoid working in asbestos disposal areas.¹

For more information on Yukon’s asbestos disposal regulations, please visit Yukon’s Legal Requirements. For more information on Yukon’s Occupational Health and Safety Regulations please visit here

¹Special Waste Regualtions, Asbestos Disposal (October, 2020) Yukon.

Cities in Yukon served  for Asbestos testing services. Best laboratory testing for home owner, contractor and construction workers needs.

  • Carmacks, Dawson, Faro, Haines Junction, Mayo, Teslin, Watson Lake, Whitehorse.