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Asbestos victims’ procession in Casale, Italy on Feb. 7 in advance of the Eternit Appeal. May truth and justice prevail on Feb 14.

Asbestos victims’ procession in Casale, Italy on Feb. 7 in advance of the Eternit Appeal.  May truth and justice prevail on Feb 14. | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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UK News: Man died of asbestos exposure

UK News: Man died of asbestos exposure | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A MAN has died from asbestos exposure, more than five decades after working as a building inspector.
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation: Tsunami leaves Japan with toxic asbestos legacy

Australian Broadcasting Corporation: Tsunami leaves Japan with toxic asbestos legacy | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Tonnes of asbestos has been found at more than a dozen Japanese tsunami sites with worrying implications for public health
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UK NEWS: The tiniest particles that may be a threat as bad as asbestos

UK NEWS: The tiniest particles that may be a threat as bad as asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Europe is failing to control a burgeoning industry in microscopic materials, prompting claims that it has failed to heed the lessons from millions of asbestos deaths, according to a hard-hitting new report.
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USA NEWS: State Examines Asbestos Situation at City Offices in PATERSON, NJ

USA NEWS: State Examines Asbestos Situation at City Offices in PATERSON, NJ | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
PATERSON, NJ – Representatives from three departments of state government are checking whether Paterson properly handled the asbestos found at city offices at 133 Ellison Street...
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AUS NEWS: Cancer Council calls for state asbestos database

AUS NEWS: Cancer Council calls for state asbestos database | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The WA Cancer Council has called for the establishment of a state-wide asbestos database to identify all buildings containing the harmful material.
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USA NEWS: Asbestos removal firm faces over $83,000 in safety fines

USA NEWS: Asbestos removal firm faces over $83,000 in safety fines | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Additionally, the employer did not utilize wet methods to ensure that asbestos did not become airborne, and failed to ensure head and eye protection for these workers, said Kimberly Castillon, OSHA's area director in Albany.
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UK NEWS: Asbestos probe continues at Odyssey Cinema in St Albans

UK NEWS: Asbestos probe continues at Odyssey Cinema in St Albans | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
VOLUNTEERS who helped clear debris from the former Odeon cinema in St Albans have been asked to contact the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
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The National Archives: " Asbestos and certain Asbestos Products" (UK)

The National Archives: " Asbestos and certain Asbestos Products" (UK) | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Asbestos and certain Asbestos Products: A Report on the Supply of Asbestos and certain Asbestos Products
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USA News: Check tiles for asbestos before removing them

USA News: Check tiles for asbestos before removing them | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Question: Im taking up a tile floor and need to dispose of it. Im not sure if its asbestos tile or not. How and where can I dispose of it?
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO): “I Will Never Be the Same Again” – Janelle’s Story

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO): “I Will Never Be the Same Again” – Janelle’s Story | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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New Zealand News: Christchurch Earthquake - Hundreds of quake-damaged homes have asbestos

New Zealand News: Christchurch Earthquake - Hundreds of quake-damaged homes have asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
New Zealand's public broadcaster, providing comprehensive, up-to-the-minute news and current affairs, as well as specialist features and documentaries with a focus on the interests of particular groups in the community.
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Hindustan Times: Rajasthan to issue notices to 27,000 mine owners

Hindustan Times: Rajasthan to issue notices to 27,000 mine owners | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
In a major decision that will provide around 2.5 million unorganised mine workers with medical, monetary and social benefits, the Rajasthan government will issue show cause notices to 27,000 mine owners in the state.
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RESOURCE: "Guidance for workers at risk of exposure to asbestos fibres"

RESOURCE: "Guidance for workers at risk of exposure to asbestos fibres" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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USA News: "Finding safe solution to asbestos tile issue"

USA News: "Finding safe solution to asbestos tile issue" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
My 88-year-old mother’s home was built around 1957 and has asbestos tile in the small hall leading to the basement. The tile is beginning to come loose around the edges.
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UK News: Asbestos exposure led to killer disease in Swindon railway worker

UK News: Asbestos exposure led to killer disease in Swindon railway worker | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A FORMER apprentice at the Swindon Railway Works told in a statement written before his death how he was continually exposed to asbestos at the factory.
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STATEMENT from the Asia Monitor Resource Centre re: THE SENTENCING OF SOMYOT PRUKSAKASEMSUK

STATEMENT from the Asia Monitor Resource Centre re:  THE SENTENCING OF SOMYOT PRUKSAKASEMSUK | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
As international companies increased their investment in Asia, it became clear that the poor working conditions they brought required an informed response from labour and its supporters.
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Australian NEWS: Asbestos slows Grantham recovery

Australian NEWS: Asbestos slows Grantham recovery | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Two years after the flood that tore Grantham apart caution signs still line the road into town.
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University College London - Chemistry resolves toxic concerns about carbon nanotubes #Asbestos

University College London - Chemistry resolves toxic concerns about carbon nanotubes #Asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
DPA Magazine the engineers guide to new products and design ideas
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO): Light a Candle Light a Candle in Honor and Memory

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO): Light a Candle Light a Candle in Honor and Memory | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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USA President’s Cancer Panel Report: "REDUCING ENVIRONMENTAL CANCER RISK: What We Can Do Now"

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Australian NEWS: Satellite dish installation disturbed asbestos

Australian NEWS:  Satellite dish installation disturbed asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
MORE than half of all contractors installing satellite dishes under the federal government's digital TV rollout are unaware of how to report major problems such as asbestos disturbance, an investigation has found.
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