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ADAO is Optimistic that EPA and ADAO are on Track to Reach a Strong Settlement Agreement in the TSCA Asbestos Reporting Case

Posted April 15, 2021 After several years of litigation, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is poised to require companies to report their asbestos importation and use. This reporting is critical to understand and address the risks of asbestos and protect the health of every person in America from asbestos. Over the last several weeks, Asbestos [...]

2021-04-15T12:06:00-07:00April 15th, 2021|

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California Hearing Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization et al v. Wheeler et al on April 15, 2021

Posted on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 On Thursday, April 15, at 10:30 am PT, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California will hold a Status Conference in Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization et al v. Wheeler et al. Judge Chen ordered EPA on December 22, 2020, to amend its CDR rule to require [...]

2021-04-14T10:53:24-07:00April 14th, 2021|

ADAO to Present “Historical Review of US Asbestos Control Methods: Prevention and Policy to Eliminate Exposure” at the 2021 iMig Virtual Conference 

Posted on April 13, 2021 The Asbestos Awareness Disease Organization (ADAO) is honored to again be attending the 15th Meeting of the International Mesothelioma Interest Group (iMig) virtually from May 7-9 2021.  We are thrilled to have the opportunity to join over 500 delegates from around the world, and discuss up-to-date research, diverse topics of [...]

2021-04-13T15:24:53-07:00April 13th, 2021|

#2021GAAW || Global Asbestos Awareness Week: Reflecting on a Successful Week of Education and Collaboration

Posted on Wednesday, April 8, 2021 Thanks to many, Global Asbestos Awareness Week (#2021GAAW) was an international success.  We are so grateful to our #2021GAAW “Partners for Prevention”: Institution of Occupational Safety and Health, Environmental Information Association, British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS), and the Mavis Nye Foundation; our International Partners: Fundación Colombia Libre de Asbesto [...]

2021-04-08T12:20:32-07:00April 8th, 2021|

ADAO Thanks the U.S. Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek Murthy, for Warning Americans about the Dangers of Asbestos

For Immediate Release April 6, 2021 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) would like to thank the U.S. Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek Murthy for responding to the Senate National Asbestos Awareness Week Resolution S. Res. 145. request “the Surgeon General of the United States to warn and educate people about the public health issue of [...]

2021-04-06T13:49:39-07:00April 6th, 2021|
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