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NSW Government to knock down homes insulated with Mr Fluffy asbestos after ... - ABC Online

ABC OnlineNSW Government to knock down homes insulated with Mr Fluffy asbestos after ...ABC OnlineThe New South Wales Government is following the ACT's lead by committing to knock down all buildings insulated with potentially deadly loose-fill asbestos roughly 40 years ago. The substance was pumped into more than 1,000 houses across Canberra, ...Explainer: Mr Fluffy loose-fill asbestos - Yahoo!7Yahoo!7 NewsNSW government endorses asbestos inquiry and announces crisis packageSydney Morning Her ...Read More

Around Iowa: Developer admits guilt in asbestos case - DesMoinesRegister.com

Around Iowa: Developer admits guilt in asbestos caseDesMoinesRegister.comSIOUX CITY. Developer admits guilt in asbestos case. A Sioux City developer accused of improperly removing asbestos from a former YMCA building has pleaded guilty. Records show 54-year-old Larry Wolf, of Dakota City, Neb., entered his plea Wednesday ...and more » ...Read More

Depew schools district sells former school for less due to asbestos - Buffalo News

Depew schools district sells former school for less due to asbestosBuffalo NewsThe Depew Union Free School District is selling its former Terrace Boulevard elementary school for $342,000, after agreeing this week to give the developers who are buying it a $50,000 credit because of asbestos removal costs tied to the building. ...Read More

Conshohocken conveneice store development will require asbestos remonval - The Times Herald

Conshohocken conveneice store development will require asbestos remonvalThe Times HeraldCONSHOHOCKEN >> During the eighth zoning hearing for a convenience store with gasoline pumps Thursday, environmental engineer William Schmidt described the environmental impact of a 24-hour, seven-day convenience store operation on the 1100 ... ...Read More

Stamford Police Department beset with asbestos cancer fears - The Advocate

The AdvocateStamford Police Department beset with asbestos cancer fearsThe AdvocateSince the jarring red signs went up declaring the building contains asbestos fibers that could cause cancer, 51 officers have filed notices that they may claim compensation for illnesses caused by asbestos, said Awilda Quesada, district administrator ... ...Read More

Pine Forest gets grant to fix lead paint, asbestos issues at future school site - Arizona Daily Sun

Pine Forest gets grant to fix lead paint, asbestos issues at future school siteArizona Daily SunThe Arizona Department of Environmental Quality announced Thursday that it will be awarding a $63,450 Brownfields grant to the Pine Forest Education Association to clean up lead-based paint and asbestos at the old St. Pius X Catholic Church in east ...and more » ...Read More

Plastic wrap in asbestos demolition - Waikato Times

Plastic wrap in asbestos demolitionWaikato TimesA 69-year-old building that contains asbestos is to be demolished to make way for a new supermarket. The building, on Peachgrove Rd in Hamilton, is covered in plastic to prevent neighbours from inhaling asbestos fibres and getting sick. George Asplet ... ...Read More

Ongoing Asbestos Worries Cause Stamford Police to Take Action to Protect ... - Mesothelioma.com

Ongoing Asbestos Worries Cause Stamford Police to Take Action to Protect ...Mesothelioma.comStamford, Connecticut - After asbestos was discovered in a ceiling at the Stamford Police Department, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) began an investigation that resulted in five citations and a fine of $2,720 for failure to ... ...Read More

Asbestos could lurk in vintage Christmas decorations - Telegraph.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukAsbestos could lurk in vintage Christmas decorationsTelegraph.co.ukCraig Evans, manager of the UK Asbestos Training Association, said: "In the 1930s and 1940s asbestos was used in abundance to create fake snow - products called Pure White, White Magic and Snow Drift were common in department stores and even in ...Do your Christmas decorations contain ASBESTOS? Warning issued about fake ...Mirror.co.ukall 4 news articles » ...Read More

Man pleads guilty for improper removal of asbestos in Iowa - Muscatine Journal

Sioux City JournalMan pleads guilty for improper removal of asbestos in IowaMuscatine JournalSIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — A Sioux City developer accused of improperly removing asbestos from a former YMCA building has pleaded guilty. Records show 54-year-old Larry Wolf, of Dakota City, Nebraska, entered his plea Wednesday in federal court in ...Northwest Iowa developer pleads guilty to mishandling asbestosMason City Globe Gazetteall 13 news articles » ...Read More