Asbestos: Manufacture Importation, Processing, and Distribution In Commerce Prohibitions

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A report from the EPA prohibiting the manufacture, importation, processing, and distribution of almost all commercial asbestos products. The decision was made to partially ban asbestos due to the substance's link to a number of serious and deadly diseases, including mesothelioma, asbestosis, and lungs cancer.

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Published In: Health Updates, Labor & Employment Updates, Personal Injury Updates, Products Liability Updates, Toxic Torts Updates

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