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ADAO Meeting Materials for January 15, 2020 Washington, D.C.

Meeting Materials January 15, 2020 Washington, D.C. Brent Kynoch, Dr. Barry Castleman, Linda Reinstein, and Bob Sussman Key Asbestos Facts  Asbestos kills nearly 40,000 Americans each year In 2018, 750 metric tons of raw asbestos were imported into the USA Asbestos can still be found in homes, schools, commercial buildings, and consumer products [...]

2020-01-18T17:40:54-08:00January 15th, 2020|

Joint Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act (ARBAN) Support Letter Hand-Delivered to Members of Congress

H.R. 1603 Manager’s Amendment (November 19, 2019) Joint ARBAN Support Letter  Posted on January 15, 2020 Dr. Barry Castleman, Bob Sussman, Linda Reinstein, Rebecca Reindel, Brent Kynoch, Mary Fletcher, and Thomas Trotter The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is thrilled to announce the release of a joint letter encouraging U.S. House of Representatives [...]

2020-01-16T06:28:36-08:00January 15th, 2020|

2020 ADAO Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference Friday Casual Dinner

Posted on January 10, 2020 2020 Conference Info | Speakers | Honorees and Keynote Speakers | Know Before You Go | Registration | Marriott Reservations | Agenda | RSVP for Events | Friday – Community Event | Friday – Casual Dinner | Saturday Academic Conference | Saturday “Meet the Artists” Reception and Gala Awards Dinner [...]

2020-01-13T14:10:41-08:00January 10th, 2020|

The Ban Asbestos National Leaders and Laggards and Why You Should Care

H.R. 1603 Manager’s Amendment (November 19, 2019) FAQs -- 2019 ARBAN Key Points Posted on January 9, 2019 One fact alone should be evidence enough for an all-out asbestos ban: All types of asbestos cause lung cancer and mesothelioma, according to the World Health Organization, as well as cancer of the larynx and ovary, and [...]

2020-01-13T14:53:21-08:00January 9th, 2020|

2020 ADAO International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference “Meet the Artists” Reception and Gala Awards Dinner

Posted on January 3, 2020 2020 Conference Info | Speakers | Honorees and Keynote Speakers | Know Before You Go | Registration | Marriott Reservations | Agenda | RSVP for Events | Friday – Community Event | Friday – Casual Dinner | Saturday Academic Conference | Saturday “Meet the Artists” Reception and Gala Awards Dinner [...]

2020-01-13T14:33:12-08:00January 3rd, 2020|

In Love and Support: Mesothelioma Warrior Candle Lighting on January 4, 2020

Posted on January 2, 2020 2019- 2020 Mesothelioma Warrior Candle Lighting List Please note, any Mesothelioma Warrior Candle Lighting name submitted after December 15, 2019 will be added to the list for our 2020 Global Asbestos Awareness Week Candle Lighting Tradition on April 7, 2020. Tomorrow, on Saturday, January 4, 2020, the asbestos and mesothelioma [...]

2020-01-02T10:56:43-08:00January 2nd, 2020|

ADAO’s Top Ten 2019 Stories and Actions that Advanced Asbestos Prevention and Policy

Posted on Friday, December 20, 2019 This past year has been incredibly influential for the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO). We won legal battles against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), watched the Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act of 2019 (ARBAN) move through the U.S. House of Representatives with bipartisan support, led educational functions and [...]

2019-12-30T12:26:24-08:00December 30th, 2019|