Sandy Leaves Asbestos Danger In Its Wake

It looks like the super-storm 'Sandy' that hit America recently has increased the threat of Asbestos exposure.

Asbestos and Mesothelioma News stated that asbestos was used so liberally in the construction of America in the 20th century that an event such as 'Sandy' brings dangers in the debris. When it is encapsulated asbestos poses little danger. However, when disturbed and disrupted - which happens during this kind of disaster - it becomes airborne and potentially lethal.

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