1. On every project involving existing OSU facilities, the OSU Project Manager of the project team shall request that OSU Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) perform a survey for the existence of asbestos.
    2. No removal of building materials or building systems shall occur without the inspection for asbestos-containing material by EH&S/Facility Services Asbestos Inspector or by an independent consultant as directed by EH&S/Facility Services Asbestos Inspector.
    3. All asbestos containing material that needs to be removed in support of any project will be coordinated by EH&S under separate contract. Exemptions for OR-OSHA Class 2 asbestos work can be made by the University.

    1. OSU has made a reasonable attempt to locate and identify asbestos or other hazardous material that may be encountered during the course of the Work. 
    2. If the Contractor observes or suspects the existence of asbestos, polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) or other hazardous materials in the structure or components of the building, the Contractor shall immediately stop work and notify the OSU Project Manager. 
    3. The OSU Project Manager will arrange for the removal of asbestos, polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) or other hazardous materials as required by EH&S by separate contract. 
    4. Schedule ten (10) days of slack or "down" time for the removal of hazardous materials without penalty to OSU for the delay of the Contract.
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