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Asbestos

Asbestos is found in some types of:
  • Ceiling tiles
  • Floor tiles
  • Siding
  • Shingles
  • Insulation

Asbestos containing building materials need to be removed by a licensed contractor. It can cause serious health risks when fibers are disturbed and become airborne. For a list of licensed asbestos contractors and information on proper removal procedures, contact the Minnesota Department of Health at 651-201-4620.

Information on this page applies to households ONLY. Different rules may apply to businesses in Dakota County.

Last updated: 3/4/2014 5:23 AM