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 When was the use of asbestos banned in the U.S.?

Answer Asbestos has not been completely banned in the U.S. The EPA issued a final rule banning most asbestos-containing products on July 12, 1989, but the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans ove... Read More »
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When was asbestos banned in the U.S.?

According to Environment, Health and Safety Online, the EPA banned asbestos-containing products on July 12, 1989. The ruling was subsequently overturned but the following asbestos-containing produc... Read More »
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When was asbestos banned in Canada?

Asbestos is outlawed but not banned in Canada. Asbestos kills thousands of people every year and causes cancer, yet Canada still mines white asbestos, which is still legal in some European nations.... Read More »
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When was asbestos banned in homes?

The Environmental Protection Agency banned the majority of products containing asbestos in 1989, but that ruling was overturned in 1991, and there is no formal rule banning asbestos in residential ... Read More »
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When was asbestos banned for construction?

The Environmental Protection Agency banned most asbestos in 1989. A court ruling overturned this in 1991, but asbestos building material, paper, and any addition of asbestos to products that never ... Read More »
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