Governing Law and Regulations
Utah Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Division of Air Quality (DAQ)
DEQ Division of Solid and Hazardous Waste
Utah Labor Commission Division of Occupational Safety and Health (UOSH)
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Utah has incorporated by reference the asbestos National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) requirements. In addition to the NESHAP requirements, Utah has additional asbestos project provisions concerning certifications, inspections, notifications, work practices, recordkeeping, and waste disposal. For more information on the asbestos NESHAP and the federal occupational safety and health requirements, see the national ...