Newly Approved ANSI A10.25-2009 Standard

The ANSI A10 Accredited Standards Committee’s new standard, “Sanitation in Construction” (ANSI/ASSE A10.25-2009), seeks to improve sanitation on worksites. The A10.25 standard applies to all construction jobsites and ensures that workers are provided with adequate potable water as well as with sanitary hand-washing and waste disposal facilities. The standard outlines requirements for:  

  • Potable and non-potable water
  • Construction jobsite toilets
  • Hand-washing and washing facilities
  • Eating and drinking areas

A10.25 does not apply to hazardous chemical(s) handling.

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