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Mesothelioma Awareness Day: Facts, Figures, and Milestones to Share with Your Community This Year

Mesothelioma Awareness Day: Facts, Figures, and Milestones to Share with Your Community This Year

This Wednesday, people around the U.S. will come together to celebrate Mesothelioma Awareness Day: a national effort to bring more... (Continue)

Why Do 1/3 of U.S. Schools Still Contain Asbestos?

Why Do 1/3 of U.S. Schools Still Contain Asbestos?

Imagine preparing for your child’s first day of school. You head to the school grounds a few weeks before to... (Continue)

Honor the U.S. Air Force’s Birthday, Remember the Risks of Asbestos

Honor the U.S. Air Force’s Birthday, Remember the Risks of Asbestos

This year, the United States Air Force will celebrate its 71st birthday. The Air Force was established as its own... (Continue)

9/11: Recognizing the Challenges Survivors Still Face, Even 17 Years on

9/11: Recognizing the Challenges Survivors Still Face, Even 17 Years on

The 17th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks brings crushing news in its wake: that the number of people diagnosed... (Continue)

Jon Stewart, John Feal Speak Out Once Again for 9/11 Responders in Need

Jon Stewart, John Feal Speak Out Once Again for 9/11 Responders in Need

Seventeen years ago, thousands of first responders rushed to Ground Zero to face the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.... (Continue)

Asbestos Exposure in Schools: Are Students and Teachers Still in Danger?

Asbestos Exposure in Schools: Are Students and Teachers Still in Danger?

Almost 400 people exposed to asbestos in British schools will die of mesothelioma every year, a new report has revealed.... (Continue)

Dr. David Sugarbaker, Pioneer in Mesothelioma Treatment, Dies Age 65

On August 29, renowned thoracic surgeon and mesothelioma specialist Dr. David Sugarbaker passed away after battling liver cancer. He was... (Continue)

EPA Says ‘SNUR’ Will Toughen Asbestos Oversight, Others Say It Will Only ‘Make Asbestos Great Again’

The past few weeks have seen asbestos in headlines across all major media outlets as the public comes to grips... (Continue)

Asbestos Found in Playskool Crayons Sold at Dollar Tree, Amazon

On August 7, the consumer advocacy nonprofit, U.S. Public Interest Research Group (U.S. PIRG), released its annual report on school-supply... (Continue)

EPA’s ‘SNUR’ Rule Will Allow for New Uses of Asbestos, Other Dangerous Substances

It has only taken a year and half for the current Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to severely weaken the revised... (Continue)

Trump’s EPA Making It Easier for Companies to Use Asbestos Again – Here’s Why

Could asbestos make a comeback? That’s a question you might be confused to hear if you’re aware of the mineral’s... (Continue)

U.S. Senators Write Letter to EPA, Criticize Loosening of Crucial Lautenberg Act Regulations

It’s no secret that since the Trump Administration took charge of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), regulations have been tainted... (Continue)