Governing Law and Regulations
Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA)
Ohio Department of Health (ODH)
Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC) Division of Safety and Hygiene Services
U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Region 5
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. State regulations for dealing with asbestos, including demolition, renovation, and waste disposal, generally follow the requirements of the National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) for asbestos. For a copy of the notification form for NESHAP demolition or renovation projects, click here.
Ohio does not have a federally approved occupational safety and health regulatory ...