Asbestos is a set of six naturally occurring silicate minerals, which all have in
common their eponymous asbestiform habit: long (roughly 1:20 aspect ratio), thin
Oct 18, 2016 ... Asbestos has near-magical, heat and fire-resistant properties. But it is a known
cause of mesothelioma cancer and is banned by more than 50 ...
Dec 19, 2016 ... What is asbestos? Where can I find asbestos? How can people be exposed to
asbestos? Health effects from exposure to asbestos ...
Information and additional links about recognition, evaluation and control of
Asbestos is the name given to a group of minerals that occur naturally in the
environment as bundles of fibers that can be separated into thin, durable threads.
Asbestos refers to a set of six naturally occurring fibrous minerals: chrysotile,
crocidolite, amosite, anthophyllite, tremolite, and actinolite. Among these,
Many American workers, across a variety of industries, were exposed to asbestos
on the job. As a result, they are now at risk to develop mesothelioma.
Asbestos is a group of silicate minerals known to cause a rare form of cancer
Nov 29, 2016 ... Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral, once lauded for its resistance to heat.
Exposure to asbestos is a direct cause of pleural ...
Dec 20, 2016 ... Asbestos is the name of a group of minerals with thin fibers. Breathing high levels
of asbestos can lead to mesothelioma or lung cancer.