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GOP Pushing Hard! EPW Legislative Hearing: Frank R Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act

March 16, 2015 by admin
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March 15, 2015: NEW ADAO SPECIAL EDITION eNewsletter: NEW Legislation – Your Support is Crucial!  EPW Legislative Hearing: Frank R Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 09:30 AM EDT WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW) will hold a legislative hearing on Wednesday, March 18, […]

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Senator Boxer and Markey’s New “Alan Reinstein and Trevor Schaefer Toxic Chemical Protection Act” Paves the Way for Meaningful TSCA Reform and U.S. Asbestos Ban

March 15, 2015 by admin
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March 15, 2015: NEW ADAO SPECIAL EDITION eNewsletter: NEW Legislation – Your Support is Crucial!  Posted on March 15, 2015 CLICK HERE TO SEE HOW YOU CAN HELP!  This post will cover the details of the two recently introduced Senate bills: 1) The Vitter-Udall S. 697 or the ‘Chemical Industry Bill’ and 2) The Boxer-Markey S. 725 that every health, safety, […]

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CALL TO ACTION: Say NO to Toxic Chemicals, Say YES to the Boxer Markey TSCA Reform S.725

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ADAO NEEDS YOUR HELP ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY! This is the time to take action. If you’ve lost a loved one, are suffering, or know anyone who has been irreversibly affected by an asbestos caused disease – now is your chance to affect real chance and take a huge leap toward banning asbestos in the […]

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ADAO Supports the Introduction of the Reducing Exposure to Asbestos Database (READ) Act

March 13, 2015 by admin
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March 15, 2015: NEW ADAO SPECIAL EDITION eNewsletter: NEW Legislation – Your Support is Crucial!  Posted on March 10, 2015 While in Washington, D.C. at the Environmental Working Group (EWG) Senate Briefing “Asbestos: Still Legal. Still Everywhere.”,  the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) saw the introduction of a promising new bill – the Reducing Exposure to Asbestos […]

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Press Release: Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Applauds Sens. Boxer and Markey for Introducing The Alan Reinstein and Trevor Schaefer Toxic Chemical Protection Act

March 12, 2015 by admin
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March 15, 2015: NEW ADAO SPECIAL EDITION eNewsletter: NEW Legislation – Your Support is Crucial!  Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Applauds Sens. Boxer and Markey for Introducing The Alan Reinstein and Trevor Schaefer Toxic Chemical Protection Act Bill Addresses Critical Need for Asbestos Ban and Seeks to Protect Health of Children and Communities March 12, 2015 […]

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Press Release: Statement from Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Opposing Senate “Chemical Safety” Bill which Lets Asbestos off the Hook

March 10, 2015 by admin
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March 15, 2015: NEW ADAO SPECIAL EDITION eNewsletter: NEW Legislation – Your Support is Crucial!  For Immediate Release: March 10, 2015 Statement from Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Opposing Senate “Chemical Safety” Bill which Lets Asbestos off the Hook Asbestos Would Remain Legal Under Udall-Vitter Proposal Washington DC, USA – March 10, 2015. The Asbestos Disease […]

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Meet the 2015 ADAO Conference Session III Moderator: Dr. Brad Black and Speakers: Mark Catlin, Geoff Fary, Celeste Monforton, DrPH, Patrick J. Morrison, and Domani Tripam

March 09, 2015 by admin
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11th Annual ADAO International Asbestos Awareness Conference “Where Knowledge and Action Unite” April 17 – 19, 2015 Washington, D.C. 2015 Conference Info |  2005 – 2014 Conferences Infographic |  Registration | Events | Agenda | Awards Dinner | Honorees | Speakers | Speaker Information | Family Tour | Sponsors | Brunch | Media | Tributes  Posted on March 9, 2015 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization […]

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ACTION ALERT: Urge your US Senators to Send Staffers to EWG Congressional Briefing “Asbestos: Still Legal. Still Everywhere.” Tuesday, March 10, 2015

March 06, 2015 by admin
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Posted on March 6, 2015 On Tuesday, March 10, 2015 the Environmental Working Group (EWG) will host their Congressional Staff Briefing “Asbestos: Still Legal. Still Everywhere.” The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is pleased to support EWG and speak at the event. Although this briefing is open only to members of Congress and their staff, we still need […]

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Congratulations and Thanks to Lifelong Anti-Asbestos Advocate Romana Blasotti Pavesi

March 05, 2015 by admin
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Posted on March 5, 2015 Giustizia! ADAO sends our heartfelt congratulations and thanks to Romana Blasotti Pavesi. On March 3rd, Romana , a world-renowned anti-asbestos advocate, resigned from her position as president of the Italian Association of Asbestos Victims’ Relatives (AFEVA). Dedicating her life truth and justice, Romana lead efforts to prosecute Stephan Schmidheiny and Baron Jean-Louis de […]

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Meet the 2015 ADAO Conference Session II Moderator: Dr. Christine Oliver and Speakers: Arturo Aguilar, Dr. Brad Black, Dr. Robert Cameron, Prof. Dean Fennell, Dr. Raja Flores, Dra. Guadalupe Madrid, Dr. Aubrey Miller, Celeste Monforton, DrPH, Ellon Patton, Dr. Jorma Rantanen, and Dr. John Wheeler

March 02, 2015 by admin
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11th Annual ADAO International Asbestos Awareness Conference “Where Knowledge and Action Unite” April 17 – 19, 2015 Washington, D.C. 2015 Conference Info |  2005 – 2014 Conferences Infographic |  Registration | Events | Agenda | Awards Dinner | Honorees | Speakers | Speaker Information | Family Tour | Sponsors | Brunch | Media | Tributes  Posted on March 2, 2015 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization […]

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