OPERATING PERMITS (for Stationary Sources)






Asbestos Notification Form


Asbestos notifications to EPA Region 9 are required for all demolition projects (regardless of whether asbestos is present) and any renovation project that disturbs regulated asbestos-containing materials (RACM) greater than the threshold amounts. "Demolition" is defined in 40 CFR 61 Subpart M as "the wrecking or taking out of any load-supporting structural member of a facility together with any related handling operations or the intentional burning of any facility."


Electronic 10-day Asbestos Notifications to EPA are not permitted – hard copy is required. Please send the 10-day Notification through US Mail to the EPA Asbestos contact below.


A copy of the Notification must also be emailed to


The applicant must demonstrate that the facility has been inspected and the Asbestos-Containing Material (ACM) has been removed before the structure can be demolished.  If emergency demolition is needed, the structure can only be demolished with permission from the EPA.


Kingsley Adeduro
Environmental Engineer
Enforcement Division
Mail Code: ENF: 2-1
US Environmental Protection Agency Region 9
75 Hawthorne Street
San Francisco, CA 94105


(415) 947-4182
(415) 947-3579 Fax