Access to a Southland beach in New Zealand was recently prohibited after an asbestos-containing material was discovered on the shore.
Asbestos was a popular building material in the 1920s until it was completely banned in 1980. It was predominantly used […]
After tests confirmed the presence of asbestos at the Sydney Opera House, a union has placed a work ban on […]
You might think that you’re safe from asbestos contamination if your home is built later than 1990, but in reality, […]
Asbestos is a very toxic material that once permeated each concrete house and buildings all over the world. It is […]
China-imported hazardous asbestos fibres were found in Nystar’s Lead and Zinc smelter in South Australia exposing 700 of employees at […]
Mesothelioma, a rare cancer caused by asbestos exposure has claimed the lives of 13,000 Australians since 1980. It is expected […]