What color is chrysotile?

What color is chrysotile?

Chrysotile
Formula mass277.

Can you do Asbestos Awareness Online?

These online asbestos awareness training courses provide delegates with an understanding of asbestos and knowledge of its dangers ONLY. The training modules will not provide information on how to carry out ANY work with asbestos.

How long does Asbestos Awareness last?

one year

What is Ahera certification?

The Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act of 1986 (AHERA) required that the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) develop an accreditation program for laboratories conducting analysis of air and bulk material samples for asbestos.

What does Ahera stand for?

Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act

What Ahera means?

Fortunately, the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act of 1986 (AHERA) exists to protect students and school employees from exposure on campus. AHERA was implemented under the Toxic Substance Control Act in 1986. It was established to put protocols and procedures in place to deal with asbestos in school buildings.

What is cat a Asbestos Training?

Category A Asbestos Training is for workers who are liable to be exposed to asbestos in the course of their work but who are required to avoid any work that may disturb asbestos containing materials (ACMs).

When was asbestos first recorded by medical authorities?

1924

What causes the lung disease called asbestosis?

Asbestosis (as-bes-TOE-sis) is a chronic lung disease caused by inhaling asbestos fibers. Prolonged exposure to these fibers can cause lung tissue scarring and shortness of breath. Asbestosis symptoms can range from mild to severe, and usually don't appear until many years after continued exposure.