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Federal study: Asbestos exposure okay for short term at Alexandria apartment ... - Washington Post

Federal study: Asbestos exposure okay for short term at Alexandria apartment ...Washington PostThe amount of airborne asbestos at Alexandria's Hunting Point apartments is not enough to harm people who breathe it for weeks or months, a federal study has concluded, but there is not enough data to make long-term predictions. The Agency for Toxic ... ...Read More

No asbestos exposure during project, Heritage says - Bloomington Pantagraph

No asbestos exposure during project, Heritage saysBloomington Pantagraph"IDPH (Illinois Department of Public Health) did receive a complaint about asbestos at Heritage Health and conducted an investigation," Melaney Arnold of IDPH said Thursday. "Yesterday (Wednesday), IDPH confirmed that the asbestos problem had been ...and more » ...Read More

Asbestos awareness - Inside Housing (blog)

Asbestos awarenessInside Housing (blog)Around 4,000 people in the UK die each year as a result of asbestos-related diseases contracted from asbestos contact in the home or at work. Included in this is mesothelioma, a type of lung cancer that is almost always caused by exposure to asbestos.Hope for new asbestos aidWiltshire BusinessEmmerdale storyline features the unfamiliar lung cancer MesotheliomaAccess Legal from ShoosmithsMesothelioma Compensation Center Cites A Recent NIH Report And Relates It ... ...Read More

Washington Department Of Corrections Fined For Unsafe Asbestos Removal ... - KUOW News and Information

Washington Department Of Corrections Fined For Unsafe Asbestos Removal ...KUOW News and InformationThe State Department of Corrections has shut down a decades-old program staffed by inmates to remove asbestos from prison facilities. The Department of Labor and Industries originally fined the DOC $141,000 after determining that inmate workers were ...and more » ...Read More

Dealing with asbestos is quite likely to be expensive - Nottingham Post

Dealing with asbestos is quite likely to be expensiveNottingham PostA: Jet washing is the most common method used for cleaning asbestos but the problem is that you create a lot of slurry containing asbestos fibres which can get into the water course. You must use a competent and properly qualified roofing contractor. ...Read More

Asbestos found in Waukesha renovation project - WDJT

Asbestos found in Waukesha renovation projectWDJTWAUKESHA- A viewer contacted CBS 58 recently, concerned about whether she and her fellow tenants were being exposed to deadly Asbestos, we looked into it. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said on Wednesday that at least four workers ... ...Read More

State ends asbestos cleanup by prisoners - TheNewsTribune.com

State ends asbestos cleanup by prisonersTheNewsTribune.comWashington will no longer send prisoners to clean up cancer-causing asbestos at $4 an hour. The state Department of Corrections says it has shut down a 23-year-old program that deployed inmate work crews to remove asbestos-containing material.State ends inmate asbestos-cleaning programThe Columbianall 29 news articles » ...Read More

Asbestos clean-up costly for Pitkin County - Aspen Times

Asbestos clean-up costly for Pitkin CountyAspen TimesLast week's closure of the Pitkin County Courthouse Plaza cost the county nearly $70,000 in testing and cleaning to remove traces of asbestos before reopening the building on Monday. The abatement total came to $69,964, which covered environmental ... ...Read More

Asbestos in former Guelph daycare removed prior to demolition, official says - Guelph Mercury

Asbestos in former Guelph daycare removed prior to demolition, official saysGuelph MercuryGUELPH—People living near the former Willowdale Child Care and Learning Centre can rest at ease—the asbestos was carefully removed from the building before it was torn down. Kevin Mulholland, construction and property manager for the County of ... ...Read More

PREMIERE: A band called Gay debuts a song called “Asbestos” - ChartAttack

PREMIERE: A band called Gay debuts a song called “Asbestos”ChartAttack"Asbestos," the new track from Gay, Toronto's jangle-prog quartet, starts with a meta-lyrical flourish: "I wanted to write a song 'bout Asbestos." And they did, a whole three years ago, on a 12" split with a fellow veteran of local glam pin-ups Foxfire ... ...Read More