Victorian Man Charged with Sending Asbestos-Filled Packages to Foreign Embassies

By |2019-11-19T12:59:46+11:00November 19th, 2019|Asbestos Awareness, Asbestos Management, Asbestos News, Asbestos Problem, Blog|

A Victorian man has been sentenced to one-year imprisonment after sending dozens of packages containing asbestos to embassies in Sydney, [...]

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More than 2000 NSW Schools in Danger of Asbestos

By |2019-11-04T13:19:13+11:00November 4th, 2019|Asbestos Awareness, Asbestos Contamination, Asbestos Diseases, Asbestos Exposure, Asbestos Management, Asbestos News, Asbestos Problem, Asbestos Risks, Blog|

The analysis of the Education Department found the presence of asbestos in 2,185 state schools in Australia, with almost half [...]

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Almost 700 Australians Died of Asbestos Disease in 2018

By |2019-10-25T11:23:24+11:00October 25th, 2019|Asbestos Awareness, Asbestos Contamination, Asbestos Diseases, Asbestos Exposure, Asbestos Management, Asbestos News, Asbestos Problem, Asbestos Risks, Blog|

A recent report by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) recorded the deaths of 699 Australians last 2018 [...]

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6 Alternatives to Asbestos as a Heat-Resistant Material

By |2019-10-25T12:50:13+11:00October 18th, 2019|Asbestos Awareness, Asbestos Management, Asbestos Problem, Blog|

With its durability and high resistance to heat, asbestos used to be a desirable material in building constructions. However, asbestos [...]

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Asbestos Mine Wittenoom Still Brings in Tourists Years After Shutdown

By |2019-10-14T13:36:22+11:00September 26th, 2019|Asbestos Awareness, Asbestos News, Asbestos Problem, Asbestos Risks, Blog|

Wittenoom, most known as “Australia’s Chernobyl,” still drew in a number of tourists despite the health risks that could come [...]

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Asbestos Poisoning in Montana Listed Among Worst Manmade Disasters in Recent History

By |2019-10-14T13:36:23+11:00August 14th, 2019|Asbestos Awareness, Asbestos Contamination, Asbestos Exposure, Asbestos News, Asbestos Problem, Asbestos Risks, Blog|

An asbestos poisoning tragedy surrounding old mines in Montana has made it onto Business Insider AU’s “9 Deadliest Manmade Disasters [...]

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Is Your Family Safe from Secondhand Asbestos Poisoning?

By |2019-10-14T13:36:23+11:00July 23rd, 2019|Asbestos Awareness, Asbestos News, Asbestos Problem, Blog|

You might know about the dangers of inhaling secondhand smoke, but have you ever heard about secondhand asbestos poisoning?  It’s [...]

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ASEA Releases New Fact Sheet on Chrysotile Asbestos

By |2019-10-14T13:36:23+11:00July 12th, 2019|Asbestos Awareness, Asbestos Exposure, Asbestos News, Asbestos Problem, Asbestos Removal, Asbestos Risks, Blog, Chrysotile Asbestos|

The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency has just published an updated fact sheet about chrysotile. Recognisable due to its white [...]

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Karratha-Tom Price Road Project Delayed by Leftover Asbestos

By |2019-10-14T13:36:24+11:00June 18th, 2019|Asbestos Awareness, Asbestos Contamination, Asbestos Exposure, Asbestos News, Asbestos Problem, Asbestos Removal, Asbestos Risks, Blog|

The discovery of unsealed asbestos deposits has pushed back the completion of the Stage 3 upgrade of Western Australia’s Karratha-Tom [...]

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