• exposure
  • Taking into consideration that in the United States alone 10,000 people die each year as a direct result of exposure to the deadly asbestos fibres it is unconceivable why a country would continue the use or mining of this product. (hubpages.com)
  • The best advice to anyone who has been, is, or may in the future be, exposed to asbestos fibres, particularly if the exposure is for a prolonged period of time, is to educate oneself with regards to the prevention of asbestos exposure. (hubpages.com)
  • Continuing long-term use of asbestos after harmful health effects were known or suspected, and the slow emergence of symptoms decades after exposure ceased, made asbestos litigation the longest, most expensive mass tort in U.S. history and a much lesser legal issue in most other countries involved. (wikipedia.org)
  • naturally
  • Asbestos is a set of six naturally occurring silicate minerals, which all have in common their eponymous asbestiform habit: i.e. long (roughly 1:20 aspect ratio), thin fibrous crystals, with each visible fiber composed of millions of microscopic "fibrils" that can be released by abrasion and other processes. (wikipedia.org)
  • removal
  • This is why you need a Contra Costa County asbestos removal company. (diamondcertified.org)
  • A good Contra Costa County asbestos removal company can take care of your asbestos before it becomes a problem. (diamondcertified.org)
  • You have come to the right place when you hire a Contra Costa County asbestos removal company in the cities of San Ramon, Danville, Brentwood, Martinez and Pleasant Hill. (diamondcertified.org)
  • If you are concerned that you may have asbestos, you need to call a Contra Costa County asbestos removal company to come out and look at your house to test for asbestos. (diamondcertified.org)
  • By the way, when you hire a Contra Costa County asbestos removal company in the cities of Concord, Richmond, Antioch, Walnut Creek and Pittsburg, you may want to take your family for a night out on the town because when samples are taken, the process itself will release some of the asbestos into the air. (diamondcertified.org)
  • All Diamond Certified asbestos removal companies have been thoroughly researched for you. (diamondcertified.org)
  • If you are unable to choose a Diamond Certified asbestos removal company in the cities of Concord, Richmond, Antioch, Walnut Creek and Pittsburg and the smaller areas of Discovery Bay, El Cerrito, El Sobrante and Hercules then you will have to do the research yourself. (diamondcertified.org)
  • Obviously, not all asbestos removal companies are alike. (diamondcertified.org)
  • They have different skills, various experience and differing personal philosophies about asbestos removal. (diamondcertified.org)
  • It is your right to choose a qualified, trustworthy asbestos removal company in Contra Costa County that will do your asbestos removal correctly the first time. (diamondcertified.org)
  • You will find a Diamond Certified asbestos removal company is just what you are looking for. (diamondcertified.org)
  • They understand the serious health risks that are involved in asbestos being in your home and in the removal of asbestos. (diamondcertified.org)
  • Although
  • The royal court took residence in the palace shortly before Christmas 1689, and for the next seventy years, Kensington Palace was the favoured residence of British monarchs, although the official seat of the Court was and remains at St. James's Palace, which has not been the actual royal residence in London since the 17th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • name
  • Asbestos (the name originating from a Greek word meaning "inextinguishable) is the commercial name given to a set of six natural silicate minerals. (hubpages.com)
  • lead
  • Environmental Remedies, Inc. (ERI) is an asbestos and lead abatement contractor that serves residential and commercial clients throughout Northern California. (diamondcertified.org)
  • countries
  • Coupled with all of these properties it is light and until countries started banning the use of asbestos it was readily available and inexpensive. (hubpages.com)
  • By the 1980s and 1990s, asbestos trade and use were heavily restricted, phased out, or banned outright in an increasing number of countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • The purpose of GAAW is to educate people on the dangers of asbestos - something so many people incorrectly perceive to be an occupational hazard that was put to bed with the global trend towards the banning of asbestos in recent years. (hubpages.com)
  • It can take up to 40 years before a person exposed to asbestos is diagnosed with any of the asbestos related disorders (ARD). (hubpages.com)
  • Asbestos mining existed more than 4,000 years ago, but large-scale mining began at the end of the 19th century, when manufacturers and builders began using asbestos for its desirable physical properties. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the area of Mogaung in the Myitkyina District of Upper Burma, jadeite formed a layer in the dark-green serpentine, and has been quarried and exported for well over a hundred years. (wikipedia.org)