Governing Law and Regulations
Delaware Office of Management and Budget Division of Facilities Management (DFM) Asbestos Training and Certification Program
Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation (DNREC) Division of Air and Waste Management (DAWM) Asbestos Abatement Renovation/Demolition Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Projects involving asbestos in Delaware must comply with federal asbestos requirements. Delaware had adopted the federal NESHAP rules for asbestos with some changes. For a review of the federal requirements, see the national section ASBESTOS.
The state has separate rules for control of asbestos air emissions in projects not subject to the NESHAP. The state also regulates certification, notification, work practices, and waste disposal for asbestos projects, regardless of the NESHAP applicability.
• Administration and enforcement. DFM is ...