Ontario Regulation 278/05 outlines the obligations of Ontario owners, employers and employees on construction projects and in buildings and repair operations where asbestos-containing material (ACM) is present.  This Regulation also classifies work procedures and safety precautions for work involving removal or disturbance of ACM.


The ECOH team is fully trained to provide asbestos-related consulting services to ensure regulatory compliance.  These include services for building owners, Facility Management, and Project Managers to meet project-specific requirements.

Our services include:

  • Laboratory Services: regular or rush air sampling and bulk sampling analysis
  • Design and implementation of Asbestos Management Programs
  • Development of  Respiratory Protection Programs with training
  • Asbestos awareness training
  • Training for asbestos workers and supervisors
  • Building surveys and annual re-assessments of the presence and condition of asbestos
  • Asbestos abatement recommendations and design of abatement projects
  • Development and maintenance of ACM inventories
  • Asbestos hazard assessments
  • Vermiculite assessment
  • Services During Abatement Work:
    • Air monitoring
    • Inspections to ensure regulatory and specification compliance
    • Project documentation and distribution
    • Liaison with building occupants and Joint Health and Safety Committees (JHSCs)

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For further information, please email or call us at
905.795.2800 or toll free at 1.866.231.6855