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Abatement
A comprehensive process of eliminating exposure (or potential exposure) to the following types of hazardous materials that may be in some of the assets, particularly in older buildings.
  • Asbestos Containing Materials (ACM)
  • Lead paint
  • PCBs
The process might include testing, measures to ensure worker protection, containment of dust and debris, cleanup and disposal of waste, and clearance testing. 
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Fig. Hazardous materials tags placed on assets.


People + Planet + Profit is the triple bottom line of sustainability in ISO 55000 ISO 55001
Fig. People + Planet + Profit is the triple bottom line of sustainability. Abatement protects people and planet.

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