Appendix 4

Goods that might contain asbestos

Asbestos has been used in a wide number of products due to its flexibility, tensile strength, insulation, chemical inertness and affordability and is still used outside Australia in many applications.

The following goods are considered a risk for containing asbestos and ACM:

Source: Department of Immigration and Border Protection, 'Asbestos', (accessed 9 November 2017).

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