Month: May 2020

5 Telltale signs of asbestos poisoning Asbestos refers to a group of naturally occurring minerals whose properties are resistant to heat and corrosion. The strength of asbestos fibers made it ideal in the past for a variety of building materials, such as insulation,...

What is secondary asbestos exposure?

Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral that was found early on to exhibit strong heat- and fire-resistant properties. Unfortunately, after being used in numerous industries and construction projects, it was discovered that the inhalation of asbestos fibers could...

Is there asbestos in the jewelry box?

Asbestos continues to impact millions of people. Its silent prevalence in housing and construction claims the lives of over 10,000 Americans annually. Though the U.S. government has regulated its use, asbestos will continue to endanger people as long as it remains...