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7 products you won't believe were made with asbestos

3rd December 2014

Before its dangers were widely known, asbestos found its way into Christmas decorations, jewellery, and even clothing.

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Renovators beware: Asbestos is about

26th November 2014

This November marks Asbestos Awareness Month, a nationwide initiative to alert Australians to the dangers of handling asbestos in the workplace and home.

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Will James Hardie pay its asbestos victims?

7th November 2014

Unions are insisting that James Hardie meet the expected funding shortfall forecast due to the rise in new claims for asbestos related illness.

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Wunderlich: Another asbestos scandal hits Australia

24th October 2014

Twenty-five residents of Sunshine North, Melbourne, have died or fallen ill from environmental exposure to asbestos from a former asbestos factory.

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Asbestos in window putty

3rd October 2014

The putty used to seal windows can contain asbestos, especially in houses built in the early and middle parts of the 20th century.

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Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency: A national approach to asbestos management

10th September 2014

The Mr Fluffy controversy has brought the recently established Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency into the news.

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Loose-fill asbestos insulation: The story continues

25th August 2014

The Mr Fluffy story just won’t go away. The NSW Government will be checking properties suspected of being contaminated with loose-fill asbestos insulation.

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Mr Fluffy and the dangers of loose fill asbestos insulation

31st July 2014

The Mr Fluffy loose fill asbestos insulation story affecting Canberra householders is part of the terrible legacy of past dangerous asbestos practices.

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Asbestos news from Australia and New Zealand

7th July 2014

A quick roundup of asbestos news from outside NSW. Airsafe's NATA accredited laboratory tests samples from anywhere in Australia.

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Airsafe supports Bathroom Blitz for disability services provider

24th June 2014

Airsafe offered our asbestos expertise free of charge to support a project building 17 new bathrooms for a Sydney disability services provider.

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