Trump Believes Asbestos is ‘100 percent safe’

Say what you will about the future president of the United States, Donald Trump, but the businessman knows how to get the attention of the asbestos industry. Since 1997, Mr Trump has promoted a reckless attitude towards asbestos, claiming its … Continued

Is Asbestos Still Legal?

When the health risks became apparent, asbestos use was banned in the United Kingdom in the 1990s. Living and working in the United Kingdom, it’s easy to assume that the rest of the world has followed suit. Unfortunately, only 54 … Continued

Asbestos Detector Crowdfunding Campaign

A Devon-based company called ALERT Technology Ltd is crowdfunding what is believed to be the world’s first real-time asbestos warning device. The detector works measuring the laser light scattering and magnetic properties of inhalable particles to differentiate between asbestos and … Continued