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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization: Education - How can you help to educate the public about the dangers of asbestos?

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization: Education - How can you help to educate the public about the dangers of asbestos? | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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The Australian: Christchurch homes asbestos a 'landmine'

The Australian: Christchurch homes asbestos a 'landmine' | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
PLASTERBOARD will be used to encase potentially deadly asbestos in more than 4000 earthquake-damaged Christchurch homes due for repair.
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) January 2013 eNewsletter

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) January 2013 eNewsletter | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Fine for exposing workers to asbestos is too low

Fine for exposing workers to asbestos is too low | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Re: Richmond disposal firm fined $70K for illegal asbestos storage, Jan. 3
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UK NEWS: Company exposed workers to asbestos, court told

UK NEWS: Company exposed workers to asbestos, court told | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
WORKERS were exposed to asbestos as they refurbished an office block in Poole, a court was told.
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Opinion: Preventing a second Sandy disaster by John Pajak, President of the N.J. Work Environment Council

Opinion: Preventing a second Sandy disaster by John Pajak, President of the N.J. Work Environment Council | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
At least 15 workers and volunteers died in New Jersey and New York during just the initial response to the storm.
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UK NEWS: Terminal asbestos victim launches compensation bid

UK NEWS: Terminal asbestos victim launches compensation bid | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A WEST CORNWALL man dying from a vicious cancer caused by asbestos is planning to launch a compensation bid.Tony Cock, 59, a born and bred St Buryan man, was diagnosed with the industrial disease...
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Canadian NEWS: National Capital Commission plans asbestos removal from Rideau Hall attic

Canadian NEWS: National Capital Commission plans asbestos removal from Rideau Hall attic | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
An attic in the official residence of Canada’s governor general is contaminated with asbestos.
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NewsClick Video Interview of Dr. Barry Castleman: “Dangers associated with asbestos”

Dr. Barry Castleman, a well-known International Expert on Asbestos discusses with NewsClick on the dangers associated with asbestos. He says asbestos, a mine...
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Published on Dec 21, 2012

NewsClick, “Dr. Barry Castleman, a well-known International Expert on Asbestos discusses with NewsClick on the dangers associated with asbestos. He says asbestos, a mineral fibre, is hazardous to the health of the people and to the environment. The exposure to air-borne asbestos dust causes asbestosis and lung cancer. In 2006, ILO and WHO have banned the usage of asbestos and over 50 countries have already banned it. In India, unfortunately there is no regulation on the asbestos industry.”

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USA NEWS: Company fined for Anchorage asbestos release

USA NEWS: Company fined for Anchorage asbestos release | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
An Alaska company has been fined $70,000 and placed on three years of probation for releasing asbestos into the air in Anchorage.
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) 2012 Conference Andy Oberta, "Confronting the International Asbestos-Cement Industry"

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) ADAO's 8th Annual International Asbestos Awareness Conference, Asbestos: "An International Public Health Cris...
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) 2013 ADAO Conference “Meet the Speaker” Series Featuring Heather Von St. James

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) 2013 ADAO Conference “Meet the Speaker” Series Featuring Heather Von St. James | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization: Advocacy - How can you help to create a world free from asbestos?

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization: Advocacy - How can you help to create a world free from asbestos? | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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USA NEWS: Investigator: Students gut asbestos-filled building | wkyc.com

USA NEWS: Investigator: Students gut asbestos-filled building | wkyc.com | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Richmond disposal firm fined $70K for illegal asbestos storage

Richmond disposal firm fined $70K for illegal asbestos storage | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A Richmond-based disposal company has been fined $70,000 by a Provincial Court judge for illegally accepting and storing asbestos in 2011 on Mitchell Island. Mr. Bin Disposal plead guilty on Dec.
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Banning asbestos and healthcare

THIS refers to reports about recommendation of a ban on asbestos by National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Human Resources Development.
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization’s Mission: Much More Than Banning Asbestos

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization’s Mission: Much More Than Banning Asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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ETERNIT TRIAL: Appeal begins on February 14 in Torino, Italy.

ETERNIT TRIAL: Appeal begins on February 14 in Torino, Italy. | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The appeal of the Eternit trial starts today.
It was February 13th, 2012 when the the first degree ended and judge Casalbore sentenced the two defendants to 16…
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Pakistan: National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Human Resource Development decides to recommend ban on asbestos

Pakistan: National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Human Resource Development decides to recommend ban on asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health: Mesothelioma associated with use of drywall joint compound

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The Japan Times Editorial: Asbestos victims need more help

The Japan Times Editorial:  Asbestos victims need more help | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The Tokyo District Court has ordered the state to award some ¥1.06 billion in compensation to 158 workers who suffered lung diseases such as lung cancer and mesothelioma from exposure to asbestos dust.
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FILM Asbestos Documentary: 'Fatal Deception' wins CMA award

FILM Asbestos  Documentary: 'Fatal Deception' wins CMA award | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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The documentary examines if the federal government is relying on junk science to justify its support for re-opening asbestos mines in Quebec.

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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) 2013 ADAO Conference “Meet the Speaker” Series

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) 2013 ADAO Conference “Meet the Speaker” Series | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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