Asbestos is made up of microscopic bundles of fibres. When these fibers get into the air they may be inhaled into the lungs, where they can cause significant health problems. This article looks at...
http://www.azocleantech.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=124 | 21 Oct 2008
When fibers get into the air they may be inhaled into the lungs, where they can cause significant health problems. This article looks at what home owners should and shouldn't do when asbestos may be...
http://www.azocleantech.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=125 | 21 Oct 2008
This article looks at asbestos, what asbestos is and the diseases associated with inhalation exposure to asbestos
http://www.azocleantech.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=123 | 21 Oct 2008
Across the globe regulation has been introduced for the management of asbestos in the workplace. Exova laboratories are equipped with state-of-the-art technology and offer complete analysis and...
http://www.azocleantech.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=170 | 10 Jul 2009
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and Jewson, the UK’s leading supplier of timber and building materials, have joined forces to help warn tradesmen of the dangers of asbestos....
http://www.azocleantech.com/news.aspx?newsID=4072 | 27 Nov 2008
Certain school buildings are called "system buildings" and have their structural columns fire-proofed with asbestos materials, which in turn are enclosed by metal casings or cladding. In...
http://www.azocleantech.com/news.aspx?newsID=3428 | 24 Sep 2008
Trainee apprentices from around the West Midlands received a stark warning from the Health and Safety Executive that, once exposed to asbestos fibres in their lungs, they could die a premature death...
http://www.azocleantech.com/news.aspx?newsID=4060 | 26 Nov 2008
During October and November 2008 HSE in partnership with key stakeholders will be running a national campaign to target tradesmen who are still at risk from exposure to asbestos.
The campaign will...
http://www.azocleantech.com/news.aspx?newsID=3177 | 26 Aug 2008
Smithsonian whistleblower Richard Pullman will hold a press conference on Tuesday, March 17, to announce the filing of a whistleblower retaliation complaint with the U.S. Office of Special Counsel. In...
http://www.azocleantech.com/news.aspx?newsID=4944 | 16 Mar 2009
A major study published today in Nature Nanotechnology
suggests some forms of carbon nanotubes -- a poster child for the
"nanotechnology revolution" -- could be as harmful as asbestos if
http://www.azocleantech.com/news.aspx?newsID=2258 | 20 May 2008