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NEJM: “A Most Reckless Proposal — A Plan to Continue Asbestos Use in the United States” by Philip J. Landrigan, M.D., and Richard Lemen, Ph.D

NEJM: "A Most Reckless Proposal — A Plan to Continue Asbestos Use in the United States" by Philip J. Landrigan, M.D., and Richard Lemen, Ph.D Posted on July 31, 2019 Support for a federal ban of asbestos is growing in the United States. Though the majority of Americans believe that the fiber has already been [...]

2019-08-05T13:23:56-07:00July 31st, 2019|

Why Federal Ban Asbestos Legislation is the Only Way to Stop Imports and Use || How State by State Ban Bills Fail

Posted on July 31, 2019 People are dying from asbestos-related illness, and there is no federal ban to stop it. Since 1989, when the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) failed to ban the import and use of asbestos—a known carcinogen—in the United States, over one million people have died.  America needs a federal ban on imports, [...]

2019-08-05T14:48:37-07:00July 31st, 2019|

ADAO’s New “EPA’s Failure to Ban Asbestos: The Impact from 1989 – 2019 on Public Health, Environment, and the Economy” Report

ADAO's New “EPA’s Failure to Ban Asbestos: The Impact from 1989 - 2019 on Public Health, Environment, and the Economy” Report ADAO's New Video: 30 Years After the EPA Failed to Ban Asbestos -- A Ban is Insight  ADAO Press Release: ADAO Releases Report Detailing EPA’s 30 Year Failure to Implement an Asbestos Ban Posted [...]

2019-08-05T13:20:23-07:00July 12th, 2019|

2019 ADAO Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference Agenda with Video Presentations

Posted on July 1, 2019 15th Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference Playlist  2019 Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference Agenda with Video Presentations (Highlight Video) FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2019: March and Trolley Tour   March for Remembrance and Justice (Highlight Video)   Trolley Tour (Highlight Video) SATURDAY, APRIL 6, 2019: ACADEMIC CONFERENCE (Highlight [...]

2019-08-09T14:31:40-07:00July 2nd, 2019|

ADAO’s 15th Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference Presentation and Highlight Videos Now Available!

15th Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference Playlist  Posted on July 1, 2019 Want to relive ADAO’s 15th Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference? Or maybe just our March for Justice and Remembrance or our trolley tour? Or the special Awards & Recognition Night? If so, check out some of our conference highlight [...]

2019-08-09T14:45:47-07:00July 1st, 2019|

SAVE the DATE! ADAO’s 16th Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference April 3 – 5, 2020

Posted on July 1, 2019 ADAO 16th Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference “Where Knowledge and Action Unite” April 3 – 5, 2020 Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel From medical experts to mesothelioma victims, trade union leaders to lawmakers, and activists to loved ones, ADAO’s annual conferences have hosted more than 300 speakers since [...]

2019-08-05T14:07:45-07:00July 1st, 2019|