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Asbestos disease update, March 1989

Asbestos disease update, March 1989

a special supplement to the Sourcebook on asbestos Diseases: medical, legal, and engineering aspects

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Published by Garland Law Publishing in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asbestosis.,
  • Asbestos industry -- Health aspects.,
  • Asbestos industry -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Asbestos.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by George A. Peters, Barbara J. Peters.
    ContributionsPeters, George A., Peters, Barbara J., 1950-, Peters, George A.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 377 p. :
    Number of Pages377
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17644039M

      Asbestos disease campaigners, politicians and unions spoke out on 4 July to mark Action Mesothelioma Day, calling for urgent action to combat the deadly asbestos cancer. Deaths from mesothelioma, which is incurable and now kills in excess of 2, people a year, are still to peak in the UK, meaning tens of thousands more will die unless new The diagnosis of asbestosis or 'no asbestos-related disease' was based on the Helsinki Criteria for Diagnosis and Attribution of Asbestos Diseases [] and on the American Thoracic Society

    A determination should be made of the efficacy of medical screening to detect the presence of disease and the classes of employees who would benefit from physical examinations for that purpose. This will provide the basis for deciding on the need or appropriateness of a District-sponsored medical screening for asbestos-related disease. LEGAL REFS.: /policies/policy/~board/e-policies/post/asbestos-in-the-schools. Asbestos is harmful to human health; exposure to asbestos causes a wide range of asbestos-related diseases. Aim: Malignant mesothelioma (MM) is unique to occupational and environmental asbestos exposure. Methods: Environmental asbestos exposure was examined in relation to asbestos use and manufacturing, the quantity of the asbestos-containing products still in use, the concentrations of

    Asbestos Abroad. The world’s largest producers of asbestos include Russia, China, Brazil, Kazakhstan, and Canada;3 top users are China, Russia, India, Kazakhstan, and Brazil The battle over asbestos has occasionally pitted otherwise friendly countries against each other. In , when France banned all forms and uses, including chrysotile, the move set off an international dispute with Vermiculite ore from a mine near Libby, Montana, is known to be contaminated with amphibole asbestos (primarily winchite, richterite, and tremolite), which is liberated in the mining and processing of the ore [Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) ; Meeker et al. ].The mining and processing of vermiculite in Libby have been associated with elevated mortality from


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