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Asbestos brake pad ban proposed - CBC.ca

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Asbestos use in construction a labor hazard

HANOI, (PNA/VNS) -- The use of asbestos in construction should be stopped as it poses serious health risks to workers, said experts at a conference in Hanoi yesterday. The conference,…
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Seminar gives updates on asbestos-related diseases - Vietnam Pictorial

Seminar gives updates on asbestos-related diseases - Vietnam Pictorial | Asbestos | Scoop.it
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Parts of US Capitol Closed After Asbestos Accident

Parts of US Capitol Closed After Asbestos Accident | Asbestos | Scoop.it
An accident involving asbestos work forced a temporary closure of the House side of the Capitol on Thursday and prompted House leaders to delay the day's session for two hours. No injuries were reported. The incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. or 3 a.m., Capitol Police said. A handful of...
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Top Brazilian Award for Fernanda Giannasi

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Health experts boycott EPA meetings dominated by industry representatives

Health experts boycott EPA meetings dominated by industry representatives | Asbestos | Scoop.it
Kathleen Ruff, RightOnCanada.ca

A group of health experts have decided to boycott meetings currently being held by the US Environmental P
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Unions Call for Asbestos Ban

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Finnish Institute of Occupational Health - Prevention and Management of Asbestos-Related Diseases in Finland

Finnish Institute of Occupational Health - Prevention and Management of Asbestos-Related Diseases in Finland | Asbestos | Scoop.it
One of the important aims of the Asbestos Programme was to raise awareness among the public at large.
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WHO | Asbestos: elimination of asbestos-related diseases

WHO fact sheet on asbestos and the elimination of asbestos-related diseases providing key facts and information on the problem, causes and WHO response.
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WHO/Europe | Countries urged to sink health risks from asbestos, second-hand smoke and toxic chemicals by 2015

WHO/Europe | Countries urged to sink health risks from asbestos, second-hand smoke and toxic chemicals by 2015 | Asbestos | Scoop.it
NEWS from @WHO "Countries urged to sink health risks from #asbestos, second-hand smoke and toxic chemicals by 2015" http://t.co/fOL8NrJyzK
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April, a time to learn more about Asbestos - Environment - April 2014 - Islands Business magazine

April, a time to learn more about Asbestos - Environment - April 2014 - Islands Business magazine | Asbestos | Scoop.it
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The Plymouth men who fought to save workers from asbestos at Devonport Dockyard

The Plymouth men who fought to save workers from asbestos at Devonport Dockyard | Asbestos | Scoop.it

e five years from 2008 to 2012, a total of 396 deaths linked to asbestos exposure were recorded in Devon and Cornwall.

Unsurprisingly, given the prevalence of asbestos in Devonport Dockyard, 120...

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The extremely unhealthy life of the Bangladesh tannery worker - ucanews.com

The extremely unhealthy life of the Bangladesh tannery worker  - ucanews.com | Asbestos | Scoop.it
The extremely unhealthy life of the Bangladesh tannery worker . Industry is riddled with health hazards child labor and unscrupulous bosses
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NZ TESTS CHINESE LOCOS FOR ASBESTOS ... - Railways Africa

NZ TESTS CHINESE LOCOS FOR ASBESTOS ... - Railways Africa | Asbestos | Scoop.it
KiwiRail, New Zealand's national railway, has withdrawn and is testing all its DL class locos supplied from China to ensure that staff are not exposed to asbestos risks. Recently, the presence of asbestos was discovered in a ...
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SGGP English Edition- Asbestos may cause harmful health: WHO

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They lied to me for 15 years of my life, says asbestosis-afflicted labourer

They lied to me for 15 years of my life, says asbestosis-afflicted labourer | Asbestos | Scoop.it
A worker, who was being exposed to asbestos on a daily basis and was repeatedly assured by factory owners and doctors that everything was fine, was diagnosed with asbestosis by a central agency
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Occupational Disease Outreach Project in India

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The medical camp was in Nithua, Udaipur and was organized to screen mine and quarry workers for cases of silicosis. Many of the people examined had worked in the stone quarries in and around the village. These quarries produce a soap stone which is crushed to make powder used in various industries. It has been established that the soap stoned mined at this location is contaminated with asbestos

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Commonwealth Games asbestos alert: Shock as toxic substance is found dumped on pathway near athletes’ village

Commonwealth Games asbestos alert: Shock as toxic substance is found dumped on pathway near athletes’ village | Asbestos | Scoop.it
JUST weeks before the Games get underway one of Scotland’s leading asbestos experts says the affected area, near the multi-million pound athletes' village, must be sealed off before an inspection can take place.
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WHO | Asbestos: elimination of asbestos-related diseases

WHO fact sheet on asbestos and the elimination of asbestos-related diseases providing key facts and information on the problem, causes and WHO response.
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Award for Latin American Activist: Fernanda Giannasi

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WHO | Asbestos

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Currently about 125 million people in the world are exposed to #asbestos at the workplace http://t.co/28bHrtXZL9 @eloyjcardenas
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Asbestos Timeline Infographic

Asbestos Timeline Infographic | Asbestos | Scoop.it
Remember all of the toxic substances found in consumer products we mentioned on Monday? Add asbestos to the mix. Asbestos has been used throughout the world for centuries in an...
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Ship-breaking hurts Bangladesh’s fragile coasts - SciDev.Net South Asia

Ship-breaking hurts Bangladesh’s fragile coasts - SciDev.Net South Asia | Asbestos | Scoop.it
Bangladesh’s poorly regulated ship-breaking industry is bringing in steel but destroying its coastal ecology, says a study.
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Tiles to replace asbestos - The New Age Online

Tiles to replace asbestos - The New Age Online | Asbestos | Scoop.it

Tiles to replace asbestos
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Provinces. Apr 9 2014 8:29AM. Tiles to replace asbestos. Tiles to replace asbestos.

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Killer dust | Mosaic

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Why is asbestos still killing people? Nic Fleming finds out in a twisting tale of industry cover-ups and misinformation that spans decades. (Why is asbestos still killing people?
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Govt needs to stop asbestos coming into NZ « LiveNews.co.nz

Govt needs to stop asbestos coming into NZ « LiveNews.co.nz | Asbestos | Scoop.it
New Zealand must stop importing goods that contain dangerous substances such as asbestos, Green Party health spokesperson Kevin Hague said today. Kiwirail has suspended its fleet of 40 DL locomotives after asbestos ...
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