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IJOEH Editorial: “A call to action: epidemiologists assert themselves with scientific data by Dr. Stanley H. Weiss

IJOEH Editorial: “A call to action: epidemiologists assert themselves with scientific data by Dr. Stanley H. Weiss | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

http://www.asbestosdiseaseawareness.org/wp-content/uploads/2012-Stanley-H.-Weiss-IJOEH-Editorial.pdf

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Canadian #asbestos NEWS: Keeping The Pressure On with a clip of MP Pat Martin

Canadian #asbestos NEWS: Keeping The Pressure On with a clip of MP Pat Martin | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Swaziland NEWS: Swazi orphanage threatened by asbestos

Swaziland NEWS:  Swazi orphanage threatened by asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Asbestos is threatening an attempt to turn an abandoned mining town in Bulembu into a home for more than 300 children...
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UK NEWS: Asbestos exposure caused a deadly cancer

UK NEWS: Asbestos exposure caused a deadly cancer | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A 62-YEAR-OLD man died from a rare form of cancer caused by exposure to asbestos over 24 years.Joseph Peter Boulderstone died on June 1 this year of mesothelioma at Mount Edgecumbe Hospice in...
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10 held over illegal waste dumping - UK, Local & National - Belfasttelegraph.co.uk

10 held over illegal waste dumping - UK, Local & National - Belfasttelegraph.co.uk | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Ten people have been arrested in connection with the suspected illegal treatment, dumping and trading of hazardous waste including asbestos, the Environment Agency said.
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9th Annual International Asbestos Awareness Conference: “The Asbestos Crisis: New Trends in Prevention and Treatment”

9th Annual International Asbestos Awareness Conference: “The Asbestos Crisis: New Trends in Prevention and Treatment” | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

9th Annual International Asbestos Awareness Conference: “The Asbestos Crisis: New Trends in Prevention and Treatment” March 22 – 24, 2013 in Washington, DC

 

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China denies blame for damaged ship boiler

China denies blame for damaged ship boiler | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
China rejected Russian claims that faulty Chinese firebricks caused the failure of boilers powering a retrofitted Indian aircraft carrier, officials said.

 

REALLY??? "He said the boilers failed because India refused to use asbestos to protect the structure around the boilers from heat, so designers were forced to use the firebricks."

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VIDEO: “I’m 58 and I have been Murdered in Slow Motion.” ~ June Breit, Mesothelioma Warrior, Last Message

VIDEO: “I’m 58 and I have been Murdered in Slow Motion.” ~ June Breit, Mesothelioma Warrior, Last Message | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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USA NEWS: EPA pushes tough asbestos standard for Mont. town

USA NEWS: EPA pushes tough asbestos standard for Mont. town | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
(AP) — A proposed standard for federal cleanup of asbestos contamination in a Montana town concludes that even a tiny amount of the material can lead to lung problems — a benchmark far more rigorous than any in the past and one that the industry...
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USA NEWS: A year later, officer's asbestos mission still unsettled

USA NEWS: A year later, officer's asbestos mission still unsettled | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Daniel Rubin: A year later, officer's asbestos mission still unsettled
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New book by Jim Williams: Rock Reject disturbing, haunting

New book by Jim Williams: Rock Reject disturbing, haunting | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

Working in an asbestos mine is definitely dangerous to your health. More than 100,000 people die each year from asbestos-caused diseases: mesothelioma, asbestosis, and lung cancer. It is first and foremost, more of a grim reminder of the shameful conduct of the asbestos mine owners and the continuing health risks facing the former workers.

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South African NEWS: Blue Killer Unchecked In S.African Toxic Towns

South African NEWS: Blue Killer Unchecked In S.African Toxic Towns | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Death knows the small town of Prieska all too well.

A poisonous legacy of South Africa's years as a global blue asbestos hub, the Grim Reaper has snaked through here for decades, wiping out families and striking down neighbors with deadly...
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New Zealand NEWS: The building destroyers

New Zealand NEWS: The building destroyers | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

A taut voice over the phone reports there has been an 'incident' at the former Government Life building, the 1960s tower block of fabled ugliness in Cathedral Square which is being gutted of asbestos ahead of its demolition in a month or two.

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ANDEVA - "La Fibre tueuse", le livre de Giampiero Rossi 30 ans de lutte à Casale Monferrato, ville-martyre de l’amiante

ANDEVA - "La Fibre tueuse", le livre de Giampiero Rossi  30 ans de lutte à Casale Monferrato, ville-martyre de l’amiante | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
(L’Association veut promouvoir la solidarité entre les victimes de l’amiante, obtenir réparation des préjudices, améliorer le suivi médical et la cessation anticipée d’activité, informer et aider les personnes exposées, défendre santé et environnement.|couper{150}|attribut_html)...
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USA NEWS: Senator Tester: Corporate Greed Should Never Trump Montana Families

USA NEWS:  Senator Tester: Corporate Greed Should Never Trump Montana Families | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Questioning EPA science, chemical giant opposes asbestos proposal for tainted Montana town

Questioning EPA science, chemical giant opposes asbestos proposal for tainted Montana town | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
BILLINGS, Mont. — A proposed standard for federal cleanup of asbestos contamination in a Montana town concludes that even a tiny amount of the material can lead to lung problems — a benchmark far more rigorous than any in the past and one that the...
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@EPA pushes tough asbestos standard for Mont. town

@EPA pushes tough asbestos standard for Mont. town | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
BILLINGS, Mont.(AP) — A proposed standard for federal cleanup of asbestos contamination in a Montana town concludes that even a tiny amount of the material can lead to lung problems — a benchmark far more rigorous than any in the past and one that...
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Bernard Coulombe s'indigne de la visite de deux activistes antiamiante

Le O 97,3 est une station de radio diffusant dans la région du centre du Québec et Chaudière-Appalaches ( Victoriaville, Thetford Mines - Lac Mégantic )...

 

GOOGLE TRANSLATES "Bernard Coulombe unworthy of visiting two activists antiamiante"

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ADAO VIDEO: Remembering Ron Cyrus with the “Warren Zevon Keep Me in Your Heart Tribute Award”

ADAO VIDEO: Remembering Ron Cyrus with the “Warren Zevon Keep Me in Your Heart Tribute Award” | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) pays tribute to politician Ron Cyrus, father of Billy Ray and grandfather of Miley Cyrus, whose life was tragically cut short by mesothelioma.  In 2012, Ron Cyrus was remembered with the ADAO “Warren Zevon Keep Me in Your Heart Tribute Award.”  http://bit.ly/PKu517

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VIDEO Interview: Mesothelioma Is a “Life Changing Path.” ~ Jordan Zevon, ADAO National Spokesperson

VIDEO Interview: Mesothelioma Is a “Life Changing Path.” ~ Jordan Zevon, ADAO National Spokesperson | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

VIDEO Interview: Mesothelioma Is a “Life Changing Path.” ~ Jordan Zevon, Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) National Spokesperson

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USA NEWS: Man diagnosed with mesothelioma to perform again with bluegrass band

USA NEWS: Man diagnosed with mesothelioma to perform again with bluegrass band | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
DUNBAR — A member of the “Dunbar Boys” bluegrass band who recently underwent treatment for mesothelioma will join fellow band members Friday as they kick off the 11th annual Dunbar Community Fest.
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