Digging Up Asbestos In Wisconsin

Digging Up Asbestos In Wisconsin

“There’s GOLD in them thar hills!” And, apparently, asbestos. The above image is courtesy of EarthFirstJournal.org in a detailed article regarding the Penokee Hills in Wisconsin in danger of being mined for iron-ore with allegations of a particular...
Asbestos – Still Legal and Lethal

Asbestos – Still Legal and Lethal

The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization recently announced the keynote speakers and the honorees for the upcoming Asbestos Awareness Conference, Where Knowledge and Action Unite! The conference will be April 4 through 6, 2014 in Arlington, VA at the Crystal...
Asbestos Removal – A Do-It-Yourself Project?

Asbestos Removal – A Do-It-Yourself Project?

One of the easiest ways to cut costs on your home remodeling project is to do parts (or all of it) yourself. Especially if you enjoy doing those projects, it may even amount to a fun couple of weekends. But, asbestos removal is certainly not one of those projects you...
Billions Awarded to Sufferers of Asbestos-Related Diseases

Billions Awarded to Sufferers of Asbestos-Related Diseases

Your asbestos removal professional is protecting you from asbestos-related diseases when he ever-so-carefully removes those damaging fibers from your building and living areas. Did you know that the longest running mass-tort in US history comes from those seeking help...
What Happens During Asbestos Removal

What Happens During Asbestos Removal

It’s beginning to look a lot like … Asbestos?!? Yep! Did you know that on the set of famous movies like Wizard of Oz and possibly It’s a Wonderful Life, actors were exposed to asbestos as fake snow? Other every-day-citizens were also exposed by using...
A Long Time for Asbestos Removal

A Long Time for Asbestos Removal

Seems like we’ve been removing asbestos from our homes and other buildings for a long time, doesn’t it? But, with asbestos having a 3,000 year head-start and still being produced up until the year 2002, it may be a while before we are rid of this stuff for...