Asbestos – EAL-kode:170605 – NS:7250

Should contain

  • Asbestos, packed in according to applicable rules.

Should not contain

  • Unpacked asbestos
  • Other waste materials


Asbestos from renovation and demolition.


Prior to collection, asbestos should be sanitized by approved asbestos sanitizers.

Asbestos is collected on a pallet, packed in double-layer plastic, or in an approved bulk bag, labeled, basic characterized, and declared according to current regulations.


Asbestos is delivered to an approved reception/landfill.


Asbestos is to be taken out of circulation and is not to be recycled.


Asbestos that is not properly packed in is refused by the waste reception facility.  Non-compliance will incur additional costs. The driver will not take hazardous waste if the declaration is not completed.

Referral regulations

About Asbestos (only in Norwegian)

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Special risk factors

Concrete is not dangerous but avoid inhaling dust and direct exposure. Asbestos dust is carcinogenic and those who work with this should therefore not be exposed to asbestos dust. The plastic that the asbestos is packed in, must therefore be intact. Be careful when handling this.

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