adequately wet

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adequately wet ‎(not comparable)

  1. (toxicology, construction) pertaining to the handling of asbestos, such as during demolition of older houses, by making the asbestos wet for safety reasons, in order to prevent the escape of harmful particles.


  • The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), US EPA, “Asbestos NESHAP Adequately Wet Guidance”[1] (html), archived from the original on 2007-11-06, retrieved 2007-11-06.