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Find important health and regulatory information for developers, realtors, architects, engineers, contractors and consultants doing business in our state.

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The Health Department and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have specific asbestos-related requirements for renovating and demolishing buildings and structures.

Arsenic is a natural element found in some rocks and soil in Vermont. People routinely take in very small amounts of arsenic from the air, from water, and from food.

National studies have shown that air pollution in our homes can be more of a health concern than air pollution outside.

Regulated asbestos abatement activities must be performed by professionals—trained, certified, and licensed asbestos abatement individual contractors or certified asbestos abatement contractor entities.

If you are planning to renovate or demolish a building or structure, an asbestos inspection is required by the Vermont Regulation for Asbestos Control.

Ozone is a colorless gas with a noticeable smell. Although ozone is naturally found in the atmosphere, it is also a main part of air pollution called smog.

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