ACM Dictionary

22 May 2024

Standardised ACM terms

This resource ensures consistency in the terminology you use to describe and classify asbestos containing materials (ACMs) – a key aspect of asbestos risk assessment.

With detailed illustrations and photographs, the dictionary contains definitions for more than 100 ACMs and products commonly misidentified as asbestos.

This standardised reference is ideal for anyone involved in creating or updating workplace asbestos registers.

Download the ACM Dictionary or read the entries below

ACM Dictionary cover, featuring illustrations of asbestos products (opens in a new window)

ACM Dictionary