How much asbestos is harmful?

Answer Asbestos, a mineral used for decades to make various materials and goods, is now known to pose a serious risk to public health and safety. Exposure to asbestos may cause some people to develop ailm... Read More »

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Is asbestos mastic harmful to children?

Asbestos containing mastic can be harful to children if inhaled or digested.Because of its strength and resistance to heat, asbestos was used for insulation, heat resistant clothing, roofing and fi... Read More »

ASBESTOS....should my hubby knock down shed full of asbestos?

DON'T DO IT!!! That would send asbestos buy the load into the air for him to inhale. He should tell his brother to contact a contractor to remove it properly or he could be seriously risking his he... Read More »

How much asbestos can I be exposed to?

On One Hand: Asbestos Is All Around Us.All humans are exposed to asbestos at some point in their lives. Asbestos resides in the air, ground and water. Exposure to a small amount of asbestos does no... Read More »

How much asbestos is still in brakes?

Cars made since 1993 do not contain asbestos in their brake pads. However, older model cars can contain various amounts of asbestos. One brake drum can release millions of asbestos fibers into the ... Read More »