Posted on Friday, November 23, 2012 by Tara Valley
About a century ago, asbestos came into widespread use as a construction material for both residential and industrial buildings. Fire and moisture resistant and nearly indestructible, it’s not hard to see why it was once seen as a ‘miracle’ material. Read More...
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Posted on Friday, November 4, 2011 by Tara Valley
It’s hard to believe now, but at one time asbestos was seen as a kind of “miracle” substance that changed the construction business in North America.
After some experimentation with various materials, asbestos was mixed with cement by the early 20th century. Read More...
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Posted on Wednesday, October 14, 2009 by Tara Valley
IAQA Digest October 14 2009: EPA has issued a document providing state and local governments with technical guidance for methamphetamine lab cleanups. The document, titled Voluntary Guidelines for Methamphetamine Laboratory Cleanup, is based on an extensive review of the best available science and practices for cleanup. Read More...
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