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India Roofing Market Outlook: "Asbestos roofing is becoming increasingly popular in the rural areas"

India Roofing Market Outlook:  "Asbestos roofing is becoming increasingly popular in the rural areas" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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This is not really good roofing when you see it in the top of your house.

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UK News: Students are sleeping in bedrooms that contain asbestos

UK News: Students are sleeping in bedrooms that contain asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Substance is harmless if undisturbed, but students are not warned that it is present in their rooms
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EWG guest BLOG: Real Chemical Reform Must Ban Asbestos by Linda Reinstein

EWG guest BLOG: Real Chemical Reform Must Ban Asbestos by Linda Reinstein | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
What you can’t see can be deadly: virtually invisible, yet absolutely lethal asbestos fibers lead to environmental and occupational diseases that claim the lives of 30 Americans every day.
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USA News: Low Penalties, Staffing Shortfalls Continue To Hamper State Plans, OSHA Review Finds

USA News: Low Penalties, Staffing Shortfalls Continue To Hamper State Plans, OSHA Review Finds | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Penalties state workplace safety health regulators continue lag behind fines proposed federal Occupational Safety Health Administration according reports released Aug. 16 OSHA.
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UK News: Safety warning as firefighters tackle barn fire

UK News: Safety warning as firefighters tackle barn fire | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
RESIDENTS in Tolpuddle are being advised to keep their doors and windows closed due to an asbestos risk from a barn fire.
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UK News: Rachel Dodds loses mesothelioma cancer fight 17 days after diagnosis

UK News: Rachel Dodds loses mesothelioma cancer fight 17 days after diagnosis | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A 29-year-old woman from Ellington in Northumberland has died 17 days after being diagnosed with peritoneal mesothelioma
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Getting Our (Toxic Substances) Act Together

Getting Our (Toxic Substances) Act Together | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The longstanding U.S. Toxic Substances Control Act is up for major renovation. Will lawmakers deliver what Americans need?
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Amianto : Impacto sobre la Salud y Medio Ambiente || Asbestos: Impact on Health and Environment

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USA News: 'Sandy lung': Shore residents, first responders screened for post-storm respiratory issues

USA News: 'Sandy lung': Shore residents, first responders screened for post-storm respiratory issues | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Health officials have been warning residents since they were first allowed back in to their Sandy-damaged homes to steer clear of mold-infested asbestos-laden and contaminated buildings because of the risk of respiratory problems to even those with...
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Trades Union Congress (TUC) - Britain at work

Trades Union Congress (TUC) - Britain at work | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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UK News: Man killed by asbestos dust exposure for just ‘two to three days’... 46 years ago

UK News: Man killed by asbestos dust exposure for just ‘two to three days’... 46 years ago | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A MAN died after being exposed to lethal asbestos dust for just “two to three days” 46 years ago, an inquest heard.
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UK News: Asbestos fears as Rochdale factory is to be demolished

UK News: Asbestos fears as Rochdale factory is to be demolished | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Demolition crews have been given the go-ahead to tear down the old E Block at the former Turner Brother's site off Rooley Moor Road.
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Truthout: "Libertarian Capitalism Killed My Best Friends"

Truthout: "Libertarian Capitalism Killed My Best Friends" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Our country needs to seriously reconsider unregulated libertarian capitalism and think about the safety of people, everyday people, as a higher priority than the profits of hustlers and giant corporations.
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ADAO BLOG || Labor Day: Light a Candle with ADAO to Honor and Remember Workers Exposed to Asbestos

ADAO BLOG || Labor Day: Light a Candle with ADAO to Honor and Remember Workers Exposed to Asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Posted on August 29 “Labor Day … is a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country.”  ~ U.S. Department of Labor On Mond...
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UK News: Dying man seeks the facts over incurable disease

UK News: Dying man seeks the facts over incurable disease | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A DEVOTED grandfather-of-three who is dying from asbestos-related cancer has appealed for help from his former workmates.
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STUDY: Regional differences in incidence of malignant mesothelioma in Denmark.

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The national MM incidence for men continues to increase, perhaps showing a slight tendency towards deceleration in the most recent decade. A clear long-term effect of the Danish asbestos ban has not yet occurred.

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UK News: Action against council after asbestos left exposed in Gosforth home

UK News: Action against council after asbestos left exposed in Gosforth home | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Mum-of-one Michelle Lee, who is due to give birth in November, has hit out at what she feels was a series of errors after asbestos was disturbed behind her fire place in April
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UK News: Sheffield trial could stop deaths from asbestos cancer

UK News: Sheffield trial could stop deaths from asbestos cancer | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Cancer experts in Sheffield have launched a pioneering trial to target a deadly disease caused by asbestos exposure.
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European Federation of Building and Woodworkers (EFBWW) campaign: "Asbestos still a killer"

European Federation of Building and Woodworkers (EFBWW) campaign: "Asbestos still a killer" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Keeping Workers Safe during Hurricane Sandy Cleanup and Recovery

Keeping Workers Safe during Hurricane Sandy Cleanup and Recovery | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Keeping Workers Safe during Hurricane Sandy Cleanup and Recovery
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USA News: Baucus brings Medicare official to Libby, seeks fix for asbestos victims

USA News: Baucus brings Medicare official to Libby, seeks fix for asbestos victims | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
LIBBY – Marilyn Tavenner has a picture of Lester Skramstad on her desk in Washington, D.C., even though she’s never met him – not in this life, anyway – and
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USA News: In ’90s, asbestos ban pushed

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NEWS: Dubai residents fear asbestos exposure

NEWS: Dubai residents fear asbestos exposure | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Families in a government compound in Al Satwa are living with hazardous asbestos, exposed by demolition work on car park roofs at homes built for police personnel.
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Brazil: Eternit é processada em R$ 1 bilhão por contaminação com amianto

Brazil: Eternit é processada em R$ 1 bilhão por contaminação com amianto | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Department of Justice: Two Idaho Men Sentenced to Prison for Asbestos Violation - Waterline Renovation Project Led to $3,980,000 Cleanup

Department of Justice: Two Idaho Men Sentenced to Prison for Asbestos Violation - Waterline Renovation Project Led to $3,980,000 Cleanup | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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