[Title 40 CFR 61.156]
[Code of Federal Regulations (annual edition) - July 1, 2002 Edition]
[Title 40 - PROTECTION OF ENVIRONMENT]
[Chapter I - ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY]
[Subchapter C - AIR PROGRAMS (CONTINUED)]
[Part 61 - NATIONAL EMISSION STANDARDS FOR HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANTS]
[Subpart M - National Emission Standard for Asbestos]
[Sec. 61.156 - Cross-reference to other asbestos regulations.]
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40PROTECTION OF ENVIRONMENT82002-07-012002-07-01falseCross-reference to other asbestos regulations.61.156Sec. 61.156PROTECTION OF ENVIRONMENTENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCYAIR PROGRAMS (CONTINUED)NATIONAL EMISSION STANDARDS FOR HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANTSNational Emission Standard for Asbestos
Sec. 61.156  Cross-reference to other asbestos regulations.

    In addition to this subpart, the regulations referenced in Table 1 
also apply to asbestos and may be applicable to those sources specified 
in Secs. 61.142 through 61.151, 61.154, and 61.155 of this subpart. 
These cross-references are presented for the reader's information and to 
promote compliance with the cited regulations.

         Table 1--Cross-reference to Other Asbestos Regulations
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      Agency              CFR citation                 Comment
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EPA                 40 CFR part 763,         Requires schools to inspect
                     subpart E.               for asbestos and implement
                                              response actions and
                                              submit asbestos management
                                              plans to States. Specifies
                                              use of accredited
                                              inspectors, air sampling
                                              methods, and waste
                                              disposal procedures.
                    40 CFR part 427........  Effluent standards for
                                              asbestos manufacturing
                                              source categories.
                    40 CFR part 763,         Protects public employees
                     subpart G.               performing asbestos
                                              abatement work in States
                                              not covered by OSHA
                                              asbestos standard.
OSHA                29 CFR 1910.1001.......  Worker protection measures--
                                              engineering controls,
                                              worker training, labeling,
                                              respiratory protection,
                                              bagging of waste, 0.2 f/cc
                                              permissible exposure
                                              level.
                    29 CFR 1926.58.........  Worker protection measures
                                              for all construction work
                                              involving asbestos,
                                              including demolition and
                                              renovation--work
                                              practices, worker
                                              training, bagging of
                                              waste, 0.2 f/cc
                                              permissible exposure
                                              level.
MSHA                30 part CFR 56, subpart  Specifies exposures limits,
                     D.                       engineering controls, and
                                              respiratory protection
                                              measures for workers in
                                              surface mines.
                    30 CFR part 57, subpart  Specifies exposure limits,
                     D.                       engineering controls, and
                                              respiratory protection
                                              measures for workers in
                                              underground mines.
DOT                 49 CFR parts 171 and     Regulates the
                     172.                     transportation of asbestos-
                                              containing waste material.
                                              Requires waste containment
                                              and shipping papers.
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[55 FR 48432, Nov. 20, 1990, as amended at 60 FR 31920, June 19, 1995]