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Asbestos safety research

Our asbestos safety research reports communicate details about the Australian asbestos legacy, and highlight opportunities for improving asbestos management in our homes, workplaces and the environment.

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Asbestos safety research

Draft Asbestos-Cement Water and Sewer Pipes Guidelines

Friday, 26 June 2020
Return on Investment to enable Safe Prioritised Asbestos Removal in Australia
Asbestos safety research

Return on Investment to enable Safe Prioritised Asbestos Removal in Australia

Monday, 30 September 2019
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Asbestos safety research

Asbestos Safety Futures Report

Thursday, 22 November 2018
Improving residential asbestos safety: Opportunities for Australian local governments
Asbestos safety research

Improving residential asbestos safety: Opportunities for Australian local governments

Friday, 24 August 2018
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Asbestos safety research

National benchmark survey of awareness and attitudes to asbestos 2018

Friday, 10 August 2018
Australia stocks and flows model for asbestos
Asbestos safety research

Australian stocks and flows model for asbestos - research paper

Friday, 18 May 2018
Review of asbestos stabilisation and containment practices
Asbestos safety research

A review of asbestos stabilisation and containment practices - Final report

Wednesday, 07 March 2018
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Asbestos safety research

Review of asbestos management practices in disaster planning

Tuesday, 23 January 2018
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Asbestos safety research

Remote Australian communities: the asbestos legacy

Monday, 16 October 2017
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Asbestos safety research

National benchmark survey of awareness and attitudes to asbestos 2016

Wednesday, 17 January 2018
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Asbestos safety research

Asbestos: the International and Australian contexts

Tuesday, 17 October 2017