DAS Construction Services - Summary of Hazardous Materials Inspection and Abatement Services


The Department of Administrative Services (DAS) provides assistance to Connecticut State Agencies for the removal or encapsulation of asbestos and other hazardous materials in state-owned buildings, including the identification, abatement, and disposal of the following materials:

  • asbestos-containing material,
  • lead-based paint,
  • polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in building materials,
  • mold,
  • fluorescent and high intensity discharge (HID) lamps,
  • mercury,
  • PCB ballasts,
  • lead-acid battery electrolytes,
  • fluorocarbons,
  • equipment coolant,
  • hydraulic fluids, and
  • petroleum products.