A historical overview of asbestos, including the risks it poses today

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This recent article from the New Republic highlights the worldwide use of asbestos.  The article also demonstrates that those in charge of asbestos companies knew the dangers of asbestos but downplayed the risks.  The article highlights that although asbestos is not as commonly used today, it still causes the death of thousands annually.

 

http://www.newrepublic.com/article/117119/asbestos-still-killing-people

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