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ADAO PRESS RELEASE: ASBESTOS ADVOCATES AND EXPERTS SPEAK OUT AGAINST EPA’S FLAWED DRAFT ASBESTOS RISK EVALUATION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MAY 28, 2020 ASBESTOS ADVOCATES AND EXPERTS SPEAK OUT AGAINST EPA’S FLAWED DRAFT ASBESTOS RISK EVALUATION Doctors, Advocates and Public Health Experts Urge EPA To Protect Public Health and Fix Asbestos Evaluation Before It's Too Late Washington, D.C. — Today the Asbestos Awareness Disease Organization (ADAO)—an independent nonprofit dedicated to preventing asbestos [...]

2020-05-28T16:23:15-07:00May 28th, 2020|

Media Advisory: ADAO Hosts Press Conference to Discuss EPA’s Flawed Draft Asbestos Risk Evaluation

Due to high demand, the press conference is now only open to government employees and credentialed journalists. Registration required by May 27th at 5:00 pm ET May 25, 2020 ADAO Hosts Press Conference to Discuss EPA’s Flawed Draft Asbestos Risk Evaluation Public Health Experts Will Explain How Exclusions in EPA’s Draft Asbestos Risk Evaluation Keep [...]

2020-05-28T07:03:30-07:00May 25th, 2020|

ADAO Press Release: Asbestos Group Responds to Johnson & Johnson Decision to Discontinue Sale of Talcum Powder After Asbestos Contamination Legal Cases Mount

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 19, 2020 ASBESTOS GROUP RESPONDS TO JOHNSON & JOHNSON DECISION TO DISCONTINUE SALE OF TALCUM POWDER AFTER ASBESTOS CONTAMINATION LEGAL CASES MOUNT WASHINGTON, DC–Linda Reinstein, president of the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization, the largest asbestos-victim advocacy organization, and Jacqueline M Moline, MD, MSc, Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Science Advisory Board Member [...]

2020-05-19T15:01:05-07:00May 19th, 2020|

Support ADAO’s Education, Advocacy, and Community Support Efforts with a Chance to Win 7 Days in Hawaii from Omaze

Posted May 12, 2020 ADAO is thrilled to announce that Omaze, a company that “exists to empower nonprofits to do their world-changing work,” has dedicated a fundraising campaign to raise funds for ADAO. As most of you know, ADAO is a small and independent nonprofit that since 2004 has relied on donations to fund our [...]

2020-05-12T10:55:29-07:00May 12th, 2020|

EPA Reschedules the Science Advisory Committee on Chemicals Draft Risk Evaluation for Asbestos Public Meeting to June 8 – 11, 2020

Due to high demand, the press conference is now only open to government employees and credentialed journalists. Posted on May 11, 2020 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is pleased the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has rescheduled the Science Advisory Committee on Chemicals (SACC) Draft Risk Evaluation for Asbestos public meeting to June 8 - [...]

2020-05-27T11:55:24-07:00May 11th, 2020|

ZOOM Press Conference: Experts to Discuss EPA’s Dangerously Narrow Draft Asbestos Risk Evaluation on May 28

Posted on April 29, 2020 Due to high demand, the press conference is now only open to government employees and credentialed journalists. Register ADAO is please to host a press conference on Thursday, May 28 at 2:00 pm ET to discuss the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Draft Asbestos Risk Evaluation. Due to high demand, the [...]

2020-05-27T11:52:08-07:00April 29th, 2020|

ZOOM EVENT: Join ADAO, Dr. Jacqueline Moline and Robert Sussman to Discuss Asbestos, Talc, Prevention, and Policy on May 13

Posted on April 29, 2020 REGISTRATION IS CLOSED Though right now we are focusing on distancing physically, we do not need to distance socially! Instead, we should utilize this time of uncertainty to come together as a community. In that light, ADAO would like to invite you to join our third virtual community event on [...]

2020-05-13T13:03:59-07:00April 29th, 2020|

International Workers’ Memorial Day, April 28, 2020 || Remember the Dead. Fight for the Living.

Posted on April 24, 2020 ADAO virtually stands shoulder to shoulder with individuals, trade unions, and organizations for International Workers’ Memorial Day, annually dedicated to those who have fallen victim to or been injured by accidents in the workplace, and includes those who are diagnosed with illnesses stemming from occupational asbestos exposure. Although due to [...]

2020-04-24T13:37:48-07:00April 24th, 2020|