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NAHB opposes any legislation or regulation that fails to differentiate between asbestos and non-asbestiform minerals.

Further, NAHB urges Congress to request the National Academy of Sciences or another qualified scientific group to review the science on asbestos and mixed-dust environments and recommend steps to develop a valid risk protocol to be used by the relevant federal agencies.

Resolution originally adopted: 2007.6, Resolution No. 7

Committees with primary jurisdiction:

  • Environmental Issues Committee
Full Resolution The full text of this resolution is available for download