Which super power increased its asbestos use in 2011?

Latest figures released by the United States of America show asbestos use increased in 2011. Asbestos was actually mined within the United States up until 2002. The United States now heavily depends on imports from Canada and Zimbabwe to meet manufacturing needs....

Another young victim lost because of asbestos exposure

A father suffering an asbestos illness sadly died on the 27th December 2011 shortly after watching his four-year-old daughter open her Christmas presents. Glynn Davies, of Brighouse, West Yorkshire, suffered from pleural thickening associated with asbestos exposure....

Is asbestos still a world wide industry?

As we start 2012 is asbestos still a world wide industry? The answer is yes! The Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC) has recently stated that they are close to completing a feasibility study. The study will pave the way for the resumption of asbestos mining...