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Thai NEWS: Swine industry opposes asbestos ban, citing costs

Thai NEWS: Swine industry opposes asbestos ban, citing costs | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A ban on asbestos by the government would cost the swine industry 125 billion baht if implemented, says the Swine Raisers Association of Thailand.
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UK NEWS: Stop Stowey Quarry campaign: Council blames agency after asbestos dump U-turn

UK NEWS: Stop Stowey Quarry campaign: Council blames agency after asbestos dump U-turn | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Bath and North East Somerset Council has refused to grant planning permission to dump deadly asbestos and other hazardous waste at a Chew Valley quarry.The application by Oaktree Environmental to...
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USA NEWS: Mass. firm fined $10K for asbestos violations at UMass Dartmouth

USA NEWS: Mass. firm fined $10K for asbestos violations at UMass Dartmouth | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A tank removal company working on a demolition project at University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in 2010 has been penalized $10,887 by the Department of Environmental Protection for asbestos violations.
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EQUAL TIMES: "Canadian decision brings nearer global asbestos ban"

EQUAL TIMES: "Canadian decision brings nearer global asbestos ban" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Canadian decision brings nearer global asbestos ban: “A global ban on asbestos is closer now than ever before,”,...

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UK NEWS: Widow wins six-year battle for compensation over husband's asbestos death

UK NEWS: Widow wins six-year battle for compensation over husband's asbestos death | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A woman who has won a six-year compensation battle over her husband’s asbestos death says no amount of money will ever repay her for the toll it has taken on her own health.
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Bom Dia Brasil - Catálogo de Vídeos - Montadora chinesa faz recall de carros enviados para o Brasil

Bom Dia Brasil - Catálogo de Vídeos - Montadora chinesa faz recall de carros enviados para o Brasil | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

Doze mil carros vão ter que voltar para as concessionárias. O recall é para substituir peças da montadora Chery que contêm amianto, uma substância mineral que pode provocar câncer.

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International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health: An updated review on asbestos and related diseases in China

International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health: An updated review on asbestos and related diseases in China | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

Published in the  International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health: "China is the world's top chrysotile consumer and second largest producer. Over a million people may be occupationally exposed, yet reliable disease statistics are unavailable and the national burden of asbestos-related disease (ARD) is not well known. Nevertheless, ARD prevalence, incidence, and mortality are expected to be high and will increase for many decades due to the volume of asbestos consumed historically, and a long latency period."

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ADAO to Present at International ANDEVA “International Day for Asbestos Victims conference in France

ADAO to Present at International ANDEVA “International Day for Asbestos Victims conference in France | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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USA NEWS: Fillers Get 4-Year Prison Sentence In SCT Asbestos Case: Mathis Given 18 Months, Wood 20 Months - 10/01/2012 - Chattanoogan.com

USA NEWS: Fillers Get 4-Year Prison Sentence In SCT Asbestos Case: Mathis Given 18 Months, Wood 20 Months - 10/01/2012 - Chattanoogan.com | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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2012 A Walk to Remember Victims of Asbestos in Sarnia, Canada

2012 A Walk to Remember Victims of Asbestos in Sarnia, Canada | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

Stacy Cattran, Leah Nielsen, and MPPat Martin at the 2012 A Walk to Remember Victims of Asbestos in Sarnia, Canada

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Asbestos workers attending the Public Hearing organised by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)

Asbestos workers attending the Public Hearing organised by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

PHOTO INDIA: Medical reports from 87 asbestos workers were re-examined - 18 have been confirmed as suffering from asbestosis. Follow www.mlpc.in for more info.  

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IJOEH Editorial: “China and the US: asbestos in common” by Dr. Arthur L. Frank

IJOEH Editorial: “China and the US: asbestos in common” by Dr. Arthur L. Frank | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

IJOEH Editorial: “China and the US: asbestos in common” by Dr. Arthur L. Frank http://bit.ly/SvhcGS #mesothelioma #OSH #safety

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Transcriptions from Brazil’s Supreme Court asbestos hearings on Aug 24 and Aug 31 both pro and con asbestos testimonies.

Transcriptions from Brazil’s Supreme Court asbestos hearings on Aug 24 and Aug 31 both pro and con asbestos testimonies. | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

Complete transcriptions from Brazil’s Supreme Court asbestos hearings on Aug 24 and Aug 31 with both pro and con asbestos testimonies. 

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UK NEWS: "Asbestos' dumped at scout hut besieged by vandals"

UK NEWS: "Asbestos' dumped at scout hut besieged by vandals" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A SCOUT group whose hut has suffered repeated criminal damage is appealing for help after what is believed to be asbestos was dumped at the site.
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AS NEWS: Asbestos work upsets public

AS NEWS: Asbestos work upsets public | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
ONLOOKERS were horrified when a worker fitted out in protective gear and a face mask dismantled a fence containing asbestos in the main street of Lennox Head.
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LUNGevity Foundation: Podcasts & Webinars

LUNGevity Foundation: Podcasts & Webinars | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Upcoming webinar, register free for
Advances in Surgery for Lung #Cancer, Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 3:30 PM...
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Takes Our Annual Spring Conference Back to Washington, D.C.

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Takes Our Annual Spring Conference Back to Washington, D.C. | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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The New England Journal of Medicine: "The Cost-Effectiveness of Environmental Approaches to Disease Prevention"

The New England Journal of Medicine: "The Cost-Effectiveness of Environmental Approaches to Disease Prevention" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

Perspective from The New England Journal of Medicine — The Cost-Effectiveness of Environmental Approaches to Disease Prevention...

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USA NEWS: Due to Asbestos Contamination, National Park Closes 30 Acres of Coastline

USA NEWS: Due to Asbestos Contamination, National Park Closes 30 Acres of Coastline | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
EMSL Analytical offers asbestos testing to help prevent overexposure to dangerous asbestos fibers.
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ADAO Unity and Remembrance Conference Brunch Sunday, March 24, 2013, Washington, DC 9:30 – 11:30

ADAO Unity and Remembrance Conference Brunch Sunday, March 24, 2013, Washington, DC 9:30 – 11:30 | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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USA NEWS: NY hockey arena faces fines following OSHA probe

USA NEWS: NY hockey arena faces fines following OSHA probe | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
MINEOLA, N.Y. — The operators of New York's Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum have been cited for 16 violations of workplace health and safety standards.
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Mesothelioma Warriors Blogs and Video Stories from Around the World

Mesothelioma Warriors Blogs and Video Stories from Around the World | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

Mesothelioma Warriors Blogs and Video Stories from Around the World

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INDIA: Human Rights Commission (NHRC) hearing re: asbestos workers suffering from asbestosis

INDIA: Human Rights Commission (NHRC) hearing re: asbestos workers suffering from asbestosis | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Carta Capital Magazine Article: ASBESTOS KILLS (but Brazil ignores it)

Carta Capital Magazine Article:  ASBESTOS KILLS (but Brazil ignores it) | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

Carta Capital Magazine Article: ASBESTOS KILLS (but Brazil ignores it) http://bit.ly/VjZIlf

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