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EWG Press Release: White House Aides Evacuate Over Asbestos Risks as Administration Moves To Keep Deadly Carcinogen Legal

Posted on August 22, 2019 White House Aides Evacuate Over Asbestos Risks as Administration Moves To Keep Deadly Carcinogen Legal WASHINGTON=Ivanka Trump, Kellyanne Conway and other senior White House aides have vacated their West Wing offices while asbestos is removed – even as the Trump administration is manipulating a federal chemical safety law to keep [...]

2019-08-22T11:36:21-07:00August 22nd, 2019|

La Casa Blanca de Trump se Moviliza Para Protegerse de los Asbestos / Amiantos Heredados Mientras la Agencia EPA de Trump Evita Proteger a Los Ciudadanos Estadounidenses

PARA PUBLICACION INMEDIATA 21 de agusto de 2019 La Casa Blanca de Trump se Moviliza Para Protegerse de los Asbestos / Amiantos Heredados Mientras la Agencia EPA de Trump Evita Proteger a Los Ciudadanos Estadounidenses La Casa Blanca gastará 250.000 dólares para retirar los asbestos / amiantos heredados mientras la Agencia EPA bajo el actual [...]

2019-08-21T20:34:18-07:00August 21st, 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 Press Release: 18 Attorneys General Speak Out in Support of Bill to Ban Asbestos in the United States

For Immediate Release: July 15, 2019 18 Attorneys General Speak Out in Support of Bill to Ban Asbestos in the United States AG Statement Comes on 30 Year Anniversary of EPA’s Failed 1989 Ban Attempt Washington, D.C. – The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), the largest nonprofit dedicated to preventing asbestos caused-diseases, applauds the Attorneys [...]

2019-08-05T14:49:02-07:00July 15th, 2019|

Press Release: ADAO Releases Report Detailing EPA’s 30 Year Failure to Implement an Asbestos Ban

ADAO's New Video: 30 Years After the EPA Failed to Ban Asbestos -- A Ban is Insight  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE; July 12, 2019 ADAO Releases Report Detailing EPA’s 30 Year Failure to Implement an Asbestos Ban Report Looks at Public Health, Environmental, and Economic Impact of Continued Asbestos Use and Exposure  Washington, D.C. – The [...]

2019-08-09T14:19:19-07:00July 12th, 2019|

ADAO’s Press Release: Attorneys General File Lawsuit to Force Environmental Protection Agency to Issue Rule on Toxic Asbestos 

Posted on July 1, 2019 Attorneys General File Lawsuit to Force Environmental Protection Agency to Issue Rule on Toxic Asbestos  State Action Pushes EPA Toward Accountability to Protect Public Health  The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) applauds the Attorneys General from 10 states and the District of Columbia who have filed suit under section 21 [...]

2019-08-05T14:03:57-07:00July 1st, 2019|

President of Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Meets With EPA Official to Discuss EPA’S Flawed Asbestos Evaluation Process

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 24, 2019 PRESIDENT OF ASBESTOS DISEASE AWARENESS ORGANIZATION MEETS WITH EPA OFFICIAL TO DISCUSS EPA’S FLAWED ASBESTOS EVALUATION PROCESS Delivers Letter from 26 Scientists in Support of EPA Career Staff Whose Expertise was Ignored at the Risk of Public Health, per internal emails provided to the New York Times Washington, DC––Linda [...]

2019-08-03T11:24:43-07:00May 24th, 2019|

Press Release: Landmark U.S. House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee Legislative Hearing for the Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act; First Ban Asbestos Hearing in the House Demonstrates Bipartisan Concern about the Dangers of Asbestos and Inadequate Action by the EPA

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 10, 2019 Landmark U.S. House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee Legislative Hearing for the Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act of 2019 First Ban Asbestos Hearing in the House Demonstrates Bipartisan Concern about the Dangers of Asbestos and Inadequate Action by the EPA Washington, D.C. – May 10, 2019 – The [...]

2019-08-03T11:24:43-07:00May 10th, 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|

President of the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Responds to EPA’S Inadequate New Asbestos Rule

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 17, 2019 PRESIDENT OF ASBESTOS DISEASE AWARENESS ORGANIZATION RESPONDS TO EPA’S INADEQUATE NEW ASBESTOS RULE Weak Regulation Puts Corporate Profits Ahead of Public Health Washington, DC––Linda Reinstein, president of the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization, the largest asbestos-victim advocacy organization, released the following statement today in response to the EPA’s publication of a [...]

2019-08-03T11:24:46-07:00April 17th, 2019|