ADAO 14th Congressional Staff Briefing Wrap-Up — Paving the Way to Pass Bicameral The Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act

2019 Congressional Staff Briefing Resources (August) Press Release: ADAO Releases Report Detailing Chlor-Alkali Industry’s Impact on Asbestos Imports and Use in America Barry Castleman, Emily Reinstein, Linda Reinstein, Bob Sussman, Mike Mattmuller, Rebecca Gibian, Harry Flores, and Dr. Raja Flores Posted on August 29, 2019 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), the largest [...]

2019-08-29T14:29:13-07:00August 29th, 2019|

Press Release: Trump White House Moves to Protect Themselves from Legacy Asbestos as Trump EPA Avoids Protecting Americans 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 21, 2019 Sign and Share the Petition to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Urging Them to Ban Asbestos Now Without Loopholes or Exemptions  Trump White House Moves to Protect Themselves from Legacy Asbestos as Trump EPA Avoids Protecting Americans  White House to spend $250,000 to remove legacy asbestos as Trump EPA [...]

2019-08-22T11:10:23-07:00August 21st, 2019|

ADAO Prepares for the 14th Congressional Staff Briefing on August 27 in Washington, DC

Posted on July 31, 2019 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) will host our 14th Congressional Staff Briefing, “Impact of Asbestos on Public Health, Environment and Economy” in Washington, D.C. Most importantly, this will be ADAO's first non-partisan staff briefing.  The briefing will discuss increased asbestos imports, new mortality data, ongoing risk of asbestos exposure [...]

2019-08-26T12:13:09-07:00July 31st, 2019|

New ADAO Video || “The Ban Asbestos Legislative Movement: From Our Homes to The Hill”

VIDEO: New ADAO Video || "The Ban Asbestos Legislative Movement: From Our Homes to The Hill"  Posted on June 14, 2019 Every day, 100 Americans die from preventable asbestos-caused diseases, yet imports and use continue. Shockingly, 750 metric tons were imported in 2018 for the chlor-alkali industry’s use alone.   ADAO’s newest advocacy video tells [...]

2019-08-12T11:38:52-07:00June 14th, 2019|

Press Release: PRESIDENT OF ADAO TESTIFIES IN SUPPORT OF ALAN REINSTEIN BAN ASBESTOS NOW ACT. New Data Shows 1 Million Americans Have Died  from Asbestos-Related Diseases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 8, 2019 PRESIDENT OF ASBESTOS DISEASE AWARENESS ORGANIZATION TESTIFIES IN SUPPORT OF ALAN REINSTEIN BAN ASBESTOS NOW ACT New Data Shows 1 Million Americans Have Died  from Asbestos-Related Diseases Washington, DC––Linda Reinstein, president of the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization, the largest asbestos-victim advocacy organization, released the following statement today in advance [...]

2019-08-12T16:30:11-07:00May 8th, 2019|

ADAO Set to Testify at U.S House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee “Ban Asbestos Now: Taking Action to Save Lives and Livelihood” Legislative Hearing on May 8

Posted on May 1, 2019 The U.S. House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on the Environment and Climate Change will hold the “Ban Asbestos Now: Taking Action to Save Lives and Livelihood” legislative hearing on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at 10:00 AM EDT in room 2322 of the Rayburn House Office Building. The Committee - which is chaired [...]

2019-08-12T12:01:50-07:00May 1st, 2019|

Meet U.S. House of Representatives Chairman Frank Pallone Jr., Steadfast Champion and Original Sponsor of the Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act

Posted on April 26, 2019 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization is proud to recognize Chairman Frank Pallone Jr., with the 2019 Tribute of Hope Award for his steadfast commitment to awareness, prevention, and policy to eliminate asbestos-related diseases. The 16 term Congressman represents New Jersey's Sixth Congressional District and currently serves as Chairman of the [...]

2019-08-12T12:39:19-07:00April 26th, 2019|