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Steam pipe explosion may have exposed officers to asbestos - Police News

Steam pipe explosion may have exposed officers to asbestosPolice NewsBALTIMORE — Baltimore police say officers who responded to an explosion of an underground steam pipe may have been exposed to asbestos. Detective Jeremy Silbert said in an email that Veolia North America, which operates Baltimore's steam pipe ...and more » ...Read More

EXCLUSIVE: Grenfell Tower was riddled with ASBESTOS which blew over neighbouring homes - Express.co.uk

Express.co.ukEXCLUSIVE: Grenfell Tower was riddled with ASBESTOS which blew over neighbouring homesExpress.co.ukAsbestos was found in artex in ceilings of the individual flats, and in panels inside airing cupboards. The toxic substance can cause fatal lung disease asbestosis if inhaled, and there are fears the substance fell over hundreds of homes in low-rise ... ...Read More

Virginia Beach uses video of asbestos and old systems to make case for retiring City Hall - Virginian-Pilot

Virginian-PilotVirginia Beach uses video of asbestos and old systems to make case for retiring City HallVirginian-PilotAsbestos, which was commonly used for fireproofing, also keeps the city from replacing aging systems for heating, air-conditioning and ventilation as well as electricity and plumbing, Nicholas said. The city has also said it needs more space – about 70 ...Virginia Beach lists problems with City Hall - WVVA TV Bluefield Beckley WV News, Weather and SportsWVVA TV (registration)all 9 n ...Read More

Canton village, town may update asbestos study for municipal building - North Country Now

Canton village, town may update asbestos study for municipal buildingNorth Country NowCANTON – The town and village boards are looking into having an updated asbestos study done on the municipal building. Trustees and councilmen discussed the issue at a joint session of the two boards Monday, June 19. A previous study by the ... ...Read More

I-Team: Burst steam pipe is old, lined with asbestos - WBAL-TV - WBAL Baltimore

WBAL BaltimoreI-Team: Burst steam pipe is old, lined with asbestos - WBAL-TVWBAL BaltimoreThe steam pipe that exploded on Tuesday is old and is lined with a cancer-causing material, the 11 News I-Team has discovered.Police: Officers may have been exposed to asbestos responding to pipe explosionABC2 NewsClean-up continues at the site of Tuesday's steam pipe explosion ...Baltimore SunVeolia Continues Cleanup Efforts After Steam Pipe Explosion « CBS ...CBS Baltimore / WJZall 10 news articles &r ...Read More

Andover-based Company Fined $98,350 for Asbestos Violations ... - The Valley Patriot

Andover-based Company Fined $98,350 for Asbestos Violations ...The Valley PatriotBOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) has penalized Peninsula Home Builders, Inc. $98,150 for numerous ...Andover company penalized for asbestos violations at a Brookline ...Wicked Local Brooklineall 2 news articles » ...Read More

New Brexit Minister in row with Britain's biggest trade union over asbestos questions - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukNew Brexit Minister in row with Britain's biggest trade union over asbestos questionsMirror.co.ukBritain's biggest union tonight accuses the Brexit Minister of trying to weaken asbestos laws while he was a backbencher. Unite highlighted a series of questions tabled by Steve Baker, who was last week handed a plum job negotiating the UK's exit from ... ...Read More

Auto industry applauds asbestos ban - Toronto Star

Auto industry applauds asbestos banToronto StarAlthough auto manufacturers have eliminated asbestos in new vehicles, the aftermarket is a different story. In Canada, it is still legal to import aftermarket parts that contain asbestos; in the past decade, more than $100 million worth of asbestos ... ...Read More

Asbestos exposure at Austin airport facility affects 120 employees - KXAN.com

KXAN.comAsbestos exposure at Austin airport facility affects 120 employeesKXAN.comAUSTIN (KXAN) -- About 120 city of Austin employees were exposed to asbestos during 2016 airport office renovations, despite some workers voicing concerns that the potentially dangerous building material could cause contamination during construction, ... ...Read More

Council member responds to airport facility asbestos investigation ... - KXAN.com

KXAN.comCouncil member responds to airport facility asbestos investigation ...KXAN.comAUSTIN (KXAN) — KXAN investigators are continuing to press city leaders for answers about an asbestos contamination at the airport that exposed 120 city ...and more » ...Read More