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regulated asbestos-containing material (RACM)

Regulated asbestos-containing material (RACM) is any friable asbestos material or nonfriable asbestos-containing material (ACM) that will be or has been subjected to sanding, grinding, cutting, or abrading or has crumbled, pulverized, or reduced to powder in the course of demolition or renovation operations.

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