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Canada Plans to Ban Asbestos Completely by 2018

by | Feb 8, 2017

Asbestos is banned in over fifty countries around the world. Canada now becomes the most recent country to announce plans to ban asbestos and it hopes to have this ban completely in place and effective by 2018. The World Health Organization confirmed that asbestos was...

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Why Hasn’t the United States Banned Asbestos?

by | Feb 2, 2017

Americans hear the word "asbestos" and tend to think, "Oh, we don’t use that stuff anymore. Isn’t it illegal? I thought we got rid of it years ago!" Well, no. Though over fifty countries around the world have officially banned asbestos, the United States is not one of...

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