Veterinary Medical Center, Room D126B

Veterinary Medical Center, Room D126B

Asbestos abatement

What is being done?

Abatement of approximately 82 square feet of asbestos-containing tile and mastic.

How will this impact building occupants?

The requester of this project is responsible for the removal of any furniture or other items which may inhibit the ability of the contractor to perform this abatement. Asbestos work areas are strictly off-limits to persons who are not trained or directly involved with the project. Please respect all warning signs and danger tape. 

Additional Information:

  • Michigan State University retains only State-of-Michigan-licensed asbestos abatement contractors with trained and certified workers to conduct asbestos projects. Asbestos abatement personnel are required by law to take appropriate measures to contain asbestos fibers within the work area.¬†Asbestos work areas are strictly off-limits to persons who are not trained or directly involved with the project. Please respect all warning signs and danger tape. When the abatement has been completed, the area will be cleared for unrestricted use by an independent third party who conducts a visual inspection followed by an air clearance test. Safety-related questions may be directed to Gary Bosh, environmental coordinator with the Department of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) at 734-320-2491.
  • Safety Data Sheets (SDS) for any chemicals that may be used during this project are available from the Infrastructure Planning and Facilities project representative or MSU Environmental Health and Safety. If you would like additional information regarding asbestos for this building or other buildings built prior to 1981, please visit: https://ehs.msu.edu/enviro/asbestos/building-reports.html.¬†
Who can I contact for more information?

Tony Murdoch, Planner/Inspector/Analyst, at (517) 898-4454 or amurdoch@msu.edu, or IPF at (517) 353-1760.