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Asbestos Abatement Notice for Medical Complex – Given, Cold Room C212

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Given, Cold Room C212

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
As part of renovations, Environmental Hazards Management, Inc. will remove 6 sq. ft. of rope gasket material assoc. w/ the lights and clean the mildew issue within the cooler.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                          Thursday, September 14, 2017
Completion Date:               Thursday, September 14, 2017
Hours:                                 6:00 AM – 4:30 PM

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A containment area under negative pressure will be constructed in the cold room. The cold room will be cleaned and the lights will be wrapped and removed intact. A high efficiency vacuum will be utilized to provide the containment with negative pressure. During abatement, workers will wear personal and respiratory protection. Areas will be clearly marked and should not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH) occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory protection.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office                 Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support                   Phone: (802)656-2560

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Rowell, Room 318A

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Rowell, Room 318A

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
As part of renovations, Environmental Hazards Management, Inc. will remove 132 sq. ft. of lab
top material and 704 sq. ft. of vinyl floor tile and associated mastic.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                      Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Completion Date:           Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Hours:                            6:00 AM – 4:30 PM

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A containment area under negative pressure will be constructed in room 318A. During abatement, workers will wear personal and respiratory protection. Areas will be clearly marked and should not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH) occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory protection.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office                       Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support                         Phone: (802)656-2560

Asbestos Abatement Notice for 284 East Ave, Room 203, 212, 239 (VFT/Carpet) and Room 203, 212, 199, 214 (Window Glazing)

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
284 East Ave, Room 203, 212, 239 (VFT/Carpet)
Room 203, 212, 199, 214 (Window Glazing)

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
As part of renovations, Environmental Hazards Management, Inc. will remove 525 sq. ft. of carpet, floor tile and adhesive from three offices and 3 sq. ft. of window glazing from damaged windows on the exterior of the building.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                          Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Completion Date:                Friday, September 22, 2017
Hours:                                 6:00 AM – 4:30 PM

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A containment area under negative pressure will be constructed in each of the office areas. The exterior window caulking will be separated by poly from the interior of the window. All of this work will be done from the exterior of the building. During abatement, workers will wear personal and respiratory protection. Areas will be clearly marked and should not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH) occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory protection.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office                     Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support                       Phone: (802)656-2560

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Given, Room E 310 D

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Given, Room E 310 D

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
As part of renovations, Environmental Hazards Management, Inc. will remove 72 square feet of fire proofing and 342 square feet of contaminated plaster material.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                   Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Completion Date:        Friday, August 18, 2017
Hours:                          6:00 AM – 4:30 PM

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A containment area under negative pressure will be constructed in room E 310D.    During abatement, workers will wear personal and respiratory protection.  Areas will be clearly marked and should not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH) occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory protection.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office              Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support                Phone: (802)656-2560

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Morrill Hall, Room 004B

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Morrill Hall, Room 004B

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
Environmental Hazards Management Inc. will remove 204 square feet of carpeting, and 204 square feet of vinyl asbestos floor tile and associated mastic.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                  Monday, July 10, 2017
Completion Date:       Friday, July 14, 2017
Hours:                         6:00 am – 4:30 pm

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A containment area under negative pressure will be constructed for the removal process.  During abatement, workers will wear personal and respiratory protection.  The containment area will be clearly marked and should not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH) occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory protection.

There may be slight noise disturbance.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office              Phone: (802) 656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support                Phone: (802) 656-2560

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Forestry Building, Room 156 and 144

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Forestry Building, Room 156 and 144.

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
Room 156As part of renovations, Environmental Hazards Management, Inc. will remove 119 sq. ft. of countertop, one lab hood, 308 sq. ft. of ceiling tile and 2 sq. ft. of wall adhesive.

Room 144
As part of renovations, Environmental Hazards Management, Inc. will remove 48 sq. ft. of countertop, one lab hood, 304 sq. ft. of ceiling tile.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                       Monday June12, 2017
Completion Date:            Friday June 23, 2017
Hours:                             6:00 AM – 4:30 PM

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A containment area under negative pressure will be constructed in lab 144& 156. During
abatement, workers will wear personal and respiratory protection. Areas will be clearly marked
and should not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health
(IDLH) occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory
protection.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office                     Phone: (802) 656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support                        Phone: (802) 656-2560

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Torrey Hall, Windows

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Torrey Hall, Windows

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
As part of renovations, Environmental Hazards Management, Inc. will remove 450 linear feet of
caulking associated with the windows and 450 lin. ft. of glazing associated with window sashes.
The Window sash work will take place in room 107 of the Perkins Building.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                           Monday, May 22, 2017
Completion Date:                Friday, June 16, 2017
Hours:                                 6:00 AM – 4:30 PM

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A containment area under negative pressure will be constructed in Perkins 107. The caulking
material will be removed from the building using local negative pressure. During abatement,
workers will wear personal and respiratory protection. Areas will be clearly marked and should
not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH)
occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory protection.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office             Phone: (802) 656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support               Phone: (802) 656-2560

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Austin Hall, Room 017

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Austin Hall, Room 017.

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
As part of renovations, Environmental Hazards Management, Inc. will remove 245 sq. ft. of
carpet, VFT and associated mastic.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                       Monday, June 5, 2017
Completion Date:            Friday, June 9, 2017
Hours:                             6:00 AM – 4:30 PM

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A containment area under negative pressure will be constructed in room 017. During
abatement, workers will wear personal and respiratory protection. Areas will be clearly marked
and should not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health
(IDLH) occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory
protection.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office        Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support          Phone: (802)656-2560

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Forestry Building, Room 156

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Forestry Building, Room 156

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
As part of renovations, Environmental Hazards Management, Inc. will remove 119 sq. ft. of
counter top, one lab hood, 308 sq. ft. of ceiling tile and 2 sq. ft. of wall adhesive.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                          Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Completion Date:                Friday, May 19, 2017
Hours:                                 6:00 AM – 4:30 PM

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A containment area under negative pressure will be constructed in lab 156. During abatement,
workers will wear personal and respiratory protection. Areas will be clearly marked and should
not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH)
occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory protection.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office                  Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support                     Phone: (802)656-2560

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Given E Building, Room E309

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Given E Building, Room E309

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
Environmental Hazards Management Inc., will remove 330 square feet of carpeting, and 330
square feet of vinyl asbestos floor tile and associated mastic.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                  Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Completion Date:       Thursday, May 12, 2017
Hours:                         6:00 AM – 4:30 PM

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A containment area under negative pressure will be constructed for the removal process. Paint
stabilization will also be performed inside this area. During abatement, workers will wear
personal and respiratory protection. The containment area will be clearly marked and should
not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH)
occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory protection.

There may be slight noise disturbance.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office                    Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support                      Phone: (802)656-2560