Posted on April 19, 2019 On Wednesday morning, I received an unexpected call from Alex Dunn, Assistant Administrator for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, notifying me that EPA would [...]
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 [...]
Posted on April 17, 2019 EIGHT WAYS EPA’S SIGNIFICANT NEW USE RULE FOR ASBESTOS FAILS TO PROTECT THE PUBLIC FROM ASBESTOS Today EPA introduced a significant new use rule (SNUR) for asbestos. This rule, made [...]
“Fight Against Mesothelioma” || Save the Date for the 11th Annual Miles for Meso Fundraiser September 28, 2019!
Press Release: Alton Miles for Meso 5K Race to Benefit Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Posted on April 16, 2019 Get ready to mark those calendars for the 2019 Miles for Meso fundraiser, taking place in [...]
Posted on April 15, 2019 On the record and circling the globe. During the recent hearing held by the U.S. Energy and Commerce House Environment and Climate Change Subcommittee, Congressman Frank Pallone Jr. (D-NJ) asked [...]
Posted on April 15, 2019 Top Ten Asbestos Facts (2019) Asbestos a known carcinogen that kills as estimated 40,000 Americans every year. All types of asbestos cause lung cancer, mesothelioma, cancer of the larynx and ovary, [...]
Posted on April 8, 2019 In 2019, asbestos remains legal and lethal in the United States, despite being banned in 60 other countries worldwide. Just last year, the United States Geological Survey released data indicating [...]
It’s a Wrap: ADAO’s Historic, Inspirational, and International 15th Annual Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference in DC was a Success!
Posted on April 1, 2019 ADAO's 15th Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference in Washington, DC. April 6, 2019 Photo: Jay Mallin On behalf of the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), we would like [...]
ASBESTOS ADVOCACY GROUP THANKS U.S. SURGEON GENERAL FOR CALLING ATTENTION TO THE DANGERS OF ASBESTOS ON SOCIAL MEDIA
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2019 ASBESTOS ADVOCACY GROUP THANKS U.S. SURGEON GENERAL FOR CALLING ATTENTION TO THE DANGERS OF ASBESTOS ON SOCIAL MEDIA Linda Reinstein, the president and co-founder of the Asbestos Disease Awareness [...]