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UK NEWS: INTERIM REPORT REGARDING ASBESTOS IN THE CWMCARN HIGH SCHOOL (PDF)

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UK NEWS: School asbestos 'risk to health'

UK NEWS: School asbestos 'risk to health' | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A school that shut suddenly last month after workmen spotted asbestos had airborne fibres ten times over accepted levels, a report finds.
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NEWS: Activists urge Thailand to ban asbestos | Bangkok Post: news

NEWS: Activists urge Thailand to ban asbestos | Bangkok Post: news | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
International health activists have stepped up pressure on Thailand and other Asian countries to ban the use of asbestos.
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Australian NEWS: The Insight behind Asbestos Awareness

Australian NEWS: The Insight behind Asbestos Awareness | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Insight Communications wants to correct the perception that Cabana Boys is behind this year's Asbestos Awareness campaign.
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UK NEWS: Asbestos in old Sheffield schools is ‘no risk to students’ - News - The Star

UK NEWS: Asbestos in old Sheffield schools is ‘no risk to students’ - News - The Star | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
THREE-QUARTERS of Sheffield’s schools contain asbestos despite major rebuilding work – but council officials say there is no risk to pupils.
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Australian NEWS: Julie Bishop's time as a solicitor for asbestos miners is under the spotlight

Australian NEWS: Julie Bishop's time as a solicitor for asbestos miners is under the spotlight | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
AS dumb things go, it is one of the dumbest things Tony Abbott has said.
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TUCP, other groups to campaign for asbestos phase-out in the Philippines

TUCP, other groups to campaign for asbestos phase-out in the Philippines | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

The Trade Union Congress of the Philippines and more than 60 private and public groups have signed an agreement for the banning and phasing out of use of asbestos and asbestos-containing materials in the country.

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NEWS from Australia: Ballarat renovators at risk from exposure to asbestos

NEWS from Australia: Ballarat renovators at risk from exposure to asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Latest Ballarat news, sport, football and business news from The Courier.
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USA NEWS: David Durk, Detective Who Exposed Police Corruption, Dies at 77 of Mesothelioma

USA NEWS: David Durk, Detective Who Exposed Police Corruption, Dies at 77 of Mesothelioma | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Mr. Durk worked with Officer Frank Serpico to call attention to a culture of corruption in the New York Police Department in the 1960s and ’70s.
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ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) The Drum: Hello Matt, it's the person you're looking for!

ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) The Drum: Hello Matt, it's the person you're looking for! | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
After breathing devil's dust as a worker at James Hardie, Jeremy Tear has a tale of survival.
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Canadian NEWS from CBC: Saskatchewan government unveils asbestos list

Canadian NEWS from CBC: Saskatchewan government unveils asbestos list | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Despite some earlier misgivings, the Saskatchewan government has decided to publish a list of buildings containing asbestos.
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The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Report: Houston Workers Exposed to Asbestos during Water Pipe Repairs

The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) confirmed that a Houston contractor knowingly exposed workers to asbestos.
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Press Release ADAO Confirms Asbestos in Water Mains in Houston, Texas

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization  Press Release ADAO Confirms Asbestos in Water Mains in Houston, Texas | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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USA NEWS: Asbestos excavation to delay U.S. 90-Industrial Road flyover project

USA NEWS: Asbestos excavation to delay U.S. 90-Industrial Road flyover project | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Asbestos in a former hurricane landfill has thrown a kink in the multimillion-dollar overpass project at U.S. 90 and Industrial Road in east Jackson County, supervisors learned today.
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Australian NEWS: Former James Hardie directors bans cut

Australian NEWS:  Former James Hardie directors bans cut | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The NSW Court of Appeal has reduced the fines and bans imposed on former James Hardie non-executive directors over its asbestos compensation fund.
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The Australian Workers Union: Vigilance is vital as asbestos killer lurks everywhere

The Australian Workers Union: Vigilance is vital as asbestos killer lurks everywhere | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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UK NEWS: 'New probe' into school asbestos

UK NEWS: 'New probe' into school asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
AN investigation is to be launched into whether children were exposed to asbestos at a school, it is claimed.
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USA NEWS: EPA, contractors look at ways to log Libby's asbestos-laden forest

USA NEWS: EPA, contractors look at ways to log Libby's asbestos-laden forest | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
LIBBY – A new study identifies timber harvesting as a possible remedy for a 35,000-acre swath of asbestos-laden forest in Libby, where decades of vermiculite mining has led to widespread contamination of the town, its residents and its trees.
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The Atlantic Monthly: The Basics of Post-Sandy Asbestos Exposure

The Atlantic Monthly: The Basics of Post-Sandy Asbestos Exposure | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Among other environmental exposure hazards, government agencies are taking it seriously.
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USA Interview: Steve McQueen broke the rules: A word with his widow and author Marshall Terrill

USA Interview: Steve McQueen broke the rules: A word with his widow and author Marshall Terrill | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Steve McQueen's widow, Barbara Minty McQueen, and biographer Marshall Terrill are thrilled with the recently released The Last Mile...Revisited.
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USA NEWS: D95 Negotiates Reduced Fine for Alleged Asbestos Violations

USA NEWS: D95 Negotiates Reduced Fine for Alleged Asbestos Violations | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Lake Zurich school district to pay $7,500 fine to Illinois Department of Public Health.
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NEWS from Australia: "Asbestos illness leaves victim baffled"

NEWS from  Australia: "Asbestos illness leaves victim baffled" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A man who has the deadly asbestos-related disease mesothelioma fears he may have contracted it when he was a student at a school in Wagin more than 30 years ago.
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization BLOG: “Houston, you have a problem and you can do better” by John Newquist

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization BLOG: “Houston, you have a problem and you can do better” by John Newquist | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Lung Cancer Alliance: Shine A Light on Lung Cancer Vigils Highlight Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Lung Cancer Alliance: Shine A Light on Lung Cancer Vigils Highlight Lung Cancer Awareness Month | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Reytec Construction Resources, Inc.

Reytec Construction Resources, Inc. | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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