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Dr. Richard Lemen Presents in Berlin: “Pandemic Dimensions of Asbestos Induced Cancer”

Posted on March 3, 2014 “As Co-Chair of Science Advisory Board of the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization, I am pleased to share news from the recent German Cancer Congress I attended which was held 19-22 February in Berlin, Germany after attending and … Continue reading

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A Twist of Fate: Italian Asbestos Victims’ Investigator Finds Evidence Stephan Schmidheiny’s Avina Foundation Donated to Yale University by Linda Reinstein

Posted on December 9, 2013 Corporate Crime Reporter: Italian Asbestos Victims Call on Yale To Revoke Honorary Degree to Schmidheiny @CorpCrimeReport The Courant: Asbestos Victims Ask Yale To Revoke Honorary Degree Of Former Factory Owner @hartfordcourant Yale Daily News: A Toxic Legacy @yaledailynews ADAO BLOG: ADAO … Continue reading

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test pic post 1

This is a test post to see if I can add a picture to it.

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MEDIA RELEASE: “Health advocates call on Indian government to end all use of asbestos”

SOURCE: Right on Canada MEDIA RELEASE: December 2, 2013 In a letter released today, over 200 scientists and over 100 labour and health organizations from 36 countries strongly condemned efforts by asbestos industry organisations to promote use of chrysotile asbestos … Continue reading

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12.2.2013 Press Conference: ‘Stop Spreading Lies. Ban Asbestos NOW!’

Posted on November 30, 2013 Press Conference – ‘Stop Spreading Lies. Ban Asbestos NOW! December 2, 2013  12.15 PM – 2:15 PM Press Club of India, 1, Raisina Road, New Delhi-110 001 India imports more asbestos than any other country … Continue reading

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“Russian asbestos companies paid for scientific article that supports asbestos use” by Kathleen Ruff

Posted on November 27, 2013  SOURCE: Right on Canada  Russian asbestos companies paid for scientific article that supports asbestos use” by Kathleen Ruff The International Chrysotile Association (a lobby organisation for the global asbestos industry) is celebrating the publication of an article, Health … Continue reading

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“Complaint submitted to Editor of scientific publication regarding hidden asbestos industry ties” by Kathleen Ruff

Posted on November 26, 2013 “Complaint submitted to Editor of scientific publication regarding hidden asbestos industry ties” by Kathleen Ruff Scientists gave false information and failed to disclose their close ties to the asbestos industry SOURCE: Right on Canada  November 25, … Continue reading

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“Scientists Who Help Asbestos Industry Sell Asbestos” by Kathleen Ruff

SOURCE: Right on Canada  Scientists who help asbestos industry sell asbestos The asbestos industry has money. But money cannot buy scientific credibility Kathleen Ruff, RightOnCanada.ca, November 21, 2013 The asbestos industry will be holding a conference in New Delhi, India … Continue reading

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THE SILENT KILLER: A GUEST POST BY CORTNEY SEGMEN

THE SILENT KILLER: A GUEST POST BY CORTNEY SEGMEN Originally published here. There is no such thing as safe exposure to asbestos. Airborne exposure to these microscopic, fibrous minerals leads to asbestos-related cancers, including mesothelioma, lung cancer, and asbestosis, and … Continue reading

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Protesters Stage ‘Die-In’ Over Asbestos Risk by Yvonne Waterman

On Saturday 12th of October, 2013, thousands of protesters demonstrated in Paris, France, against the failure of the French authorities to make workplaces asbestos-free. Coming from all over France, they marched together from the Montparnasse Tower, known for its repeated … Continue reading

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