Reaffirmation of Resolution 2007.6 Prohibition on Asbestos Removal
THAT BCCPAC advocates for prohibition on asbestos removal in schools except in emergency situations when asbestos cannot be covered, contained, or sealed.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that BCCPAC advocates for guidelines that ensure that
· any emergency removal never takes place during “in session time” unless students have been evacuated from the premises
and kept off site for several weeks after removal. until state of the art air quality testing technology is performed and indicates the absence of risk to students.
Prior to re-entering the school, air quality testing using state of the art technology is performed so as to ascertain the absence of risk to students.