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USA NEWS: ndiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) asks for asbestos inspection before building demolition

USA NEWS: ndiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) asks for asbestos inspection before building demolition | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Several items were discussed during Sandborn's September town council meeting.
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USA NEWS: Dixie residents want properties tested for asbestos - KLRT - FOX16

USA NEWS: Dixie residents want properties tested for asbestos - KLRT - FOX16 | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
FOX16 News is central Arkansas' fastest growing news and weather station.
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UJ NEWS: Suspended jail term for Bromley workman who breached asbestos regulations

UJ NEWS: Suspended jail term for Bromley workman who breached asbestos regulations | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
DOCTORING an air safety test and putting people at risk of being exposed to asbestos fibres has landed a company director with a suspended jail sentence.
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More people survive cancer longer; however, Mesothelioma has the worst five-year survival rates of less than 10 per cent.

More people survive cancer longer; however, Mesothelioma has the worst five-year survival rates of less than 10 per cent. | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
More people survive cancer longer...

NOTE: Mesothelioma has the worst five-year survival rates of less than 10 per cent.

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UN HQ goes from blue to green in huge facelift | Radio Netherlands Worldwide

UN HQ goes from blue to green in huge facelift | Radio Netherlands Worldwide | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A silent killer that stalked Nikita Khrushchev, Yasser Arafat, Fidel Castro and other world leaders as they gave historic speeches has been exhumed from the United Nations headquarters.
Enough asbesto...
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UK NEWS: Firms fined for breaches of asbestos regulations

UK NEWS: Firms fined for breaches of asbestos regulations | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The Health and Safety Executive has carried out more prosecutions of firms for failing to observe asbestos regulations.
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ADAO Asbestos Daily News

ADAO Asbestos Daily News | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

"The ADAO Asbestos Daily News is updated daily with a curated selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos.

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After asbestos - Time to support a Royal Commission on toxic threat - The Métropolitain

After asbestos - Time to support a Royal Commission on toxic threat - The Métropolitain | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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CBC VIDEO Government backs asbestos limits

CBC VIDEO Government backs asbestos limits | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Industry Minister Christian Paradis announces that the federal government will no longer oppose global rules that restrict use and shipment of the substance...
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GRAPHIC Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) #Mesothelioma Incidence report 1975-2002 All Races, By Sex

GRAPHIC Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) #Mesothelioma Incidence report 1975-2002 All Races, By Sex | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

GRAPHIC Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) #Mesothelioma Incidence report 1975-2002 All Races, By Sex 

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It’s business as usual, asbestos company says

It’s business as usual, asbestos company says | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The company planning to reopen Quebec’s only asbestos mine says Ottawa’s decision to stop opposing the addition of asbestos to an international hazardous-substances list will not stop the mine’s relaunch next spring.
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Canada Stops Its Defense Of Asbestos, As Quebec's Mines Close For Good : NPR

Canada Stops Its Defense Of Asbestos, As Quebec's Mines Close For Good : NPR | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Canada has ended its longstanding resistance to an international treaty calling asbestos a dangerous material, in a decision that reflects a shift in the leadership of Quebec province, home of Canada's asbestos industry.
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Unlicensed asbestos contractor receives suspended jail term

Unlicensed asbestos contractor receives suspended jail term | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
    14 September, 2012 | By Chris Berkin A Bromley man has been prosecuted after removing asbestos without a licence and doctoring a report that told owners of a … Continue reading...
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Help us put a permanent end to Canada’s asbestos industry | David Suzuki Foundation

Help us put a permanent end to Canada’s asbestos industry | David Suzuki Foundation | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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USA NEWS: Chicopee Mayor Michael Bissonnette asks, again, for money to remove asbestos from old library

USA NEWS: Chicopee Mayor Michael Bissonnette asks, again, for money to remove asbestos from old library | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A structural engineer cannot examine the condition of the old library until the asbestos is removed.
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UK NEWS: Asbestos schools face bulldozers in £35m Grange rebuild plan in Runcorn

UK NEWS: Asbestos schools face bulldozers in £35m Grange rebuild plan in Runcorn | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
ASBESTOS-RIDDLED school blocks could be demolished so the land can be sold in Runcorn.
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NCI Cancer Bulletin for September 18, 2012 - National Cancer Institute

NCI's biweekly online newsletter provides useful, timely information about cancer research to the cancer community.
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Global Calendar

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Global Calendar | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Global Calendar listing edudcational conferences and asbestos and mesothelioma awarness and fund rasing events. 
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Congress Raids 9/11 Funds For Deficit

Congress Raids 9/11 Funds For Deficit | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- Lawmakers vowed to "never forget" 9/11 again last week, but it appears many already had -- in the budget sequester legislation Congress passed last summer to try and cut the deficit.
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Global Ban Asbestos Network (GBAN) BLOG: “The European Asbestos Disaster: Support to Victims, Preventing a Future Tragedy” by Yvonne Waterman |

Global Ban Asbestos Network (GBAN) BLOG: “The European Asbestos Disaster: Support to Victims, Preventing a Future Tragedy” by Yvonne Waterman | | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

The Global Ban Asbestos Network (GBAN) Social Media Community is a non-profit and independent initiative established to promote and facilitate collaboration, communication, and action to achieve a global asbestos ban.  GBAN is a one-stop portal that brings together interactive social media outlets to promote an end to asbestos mining and use, thereby preventing continued exposure to this known human carcinogen.

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The Montreal Gazette "Residents of Asbestos have gone from hope to despair"

The Montreal Gazette "Residents of Asbestos have gone from hope to despair" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Those who doubted that there would be any changes following our Sept. 4 provincial election results have been proved wrong. Case in point, asbestos.
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Excellent hard-hitting GRAPHIC by Hazards Magazine

Excellent hard-hitting GRAPHIC by  Hazards Magazine | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

Excellent hard-hitting GRAPHIC by  Hazards Magazine http://www.hazards.org/gallery/onyourown.htm

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Mesothelioma Now Covered by Zadroga Act

Mesothelioma Now Covered by Zadroga Act | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
First responders and others who have contracted malignant mesothelioma because of their exposure to asbestos during the 9/11 attacks in New York are now eligible for government compensation.
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If the fire hadn’t killed them, lung disease might have

If the fire hadn’t killed them, lung disease might have | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Karachi The workers of the ill-fated garments factory, where a massive blaze killed almost 300 people, already faced the risk of dying in a few years as they were exposed ...
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Extraordinary iMig 2012 Conference Gives Mesothelioma Patients Hope « ADAO – Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization

Extraordinary iMig 2012 Conference Gives Mesothelioma Patients Hope « ADAO – Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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