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T the Ups and Downs of Asbestos's Past

  title={T the Ups and Downs of Asbestos's Past},
  author={E. Alleman and B. Mossman}
he future for asbestos appears downright grim. After two decades of horrendous headlines, this strange fiber probably represents the most feared contaminant on the earth. It is almost certainly the most expensive pollutant in terms of regulation and removal. This year alone, remediation efforts will cost several billion dollars—a staggering outlay, even for an era of enthusiastic environmental activity. Clearly , chaos has come to the world of asbestos. The magnitude of the crisis, however… CONTINUE READING


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