Missouri Asbestos regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Missouri Asbestos: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

National emissions standards for hazardous air pollutants (NESHAP) for asbestos: 40 CFR 61.140 to 61.157

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Asbestos abatement: 10 Code of State Regulations (CSR) 10-6.241 and 10 CSR 10-6.250

Registration requirements: 10 CSR 10-6.241(1)(B) and 10 CSR 10-6.241(3)(A)

Certification requirements: 10 CSR 10-6.241(3)(B)(1) and 10 CSR 10-6.250

Notification requirements: 10 CSR 10-6.241(3)(E), 10 CSR 10-6.241(4)(A), and 10 CSR 10-6.020(2)(A)

Emergency asbestos projects: 10 CSR 10-6.241(3)(E)(5)

Inspections: 10 CSR 10-6.241(3)(F)

Demolition Projects: 10 CSR 10-6.241(3)(J)

Recordkeeping: 10 CSR 10-6.241(3)(B)(2) and 10 CSR 10-6.241(4)(B)

Training: 10 CSR 10-6.250

Regulatory Agency

Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Division of Environmental Quality Air Pollution Control Program

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Missouri's asbestos practices generally follow the federal provisions, with some additional state requirements. The state adopted the asbestos NESHAP requirements. The state has additional rules governing asbestos abatement activities.

Missouri does not have a federally approved occupational safety and health program. Therefore, employers are governed by the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) asbestos requirements.

See the national section ASBESTOS for further guidance.

Administration and enforcement. The Air Pollution Control Program of DNR's Division of Environmental Quality administers and enforces the state requirements associated with asbestos projects, certification, and training. Federal OSHA oversees occupational asbestos ...

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Governing Law and Regulations
Regulatory Agency
Comparison: State vs. Federal
State Requirements