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GENEVA, Switzerland, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Delegates of the member states to the Rotterdam Convention failed to reach an unanimous decision on inclusion of chrysotile
GENEVA, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In accordance with Rotterdam Convention procedure, the question of the inclusion of chrysotile asbestos in Annex III has been considered
Mesothelioma deaths continue as U.S.
Mesothelioma Law Firm Baron and Budd Honored to Sponsor Annual ADAO Conference. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 23, 2013 On Friday, March 22, the Ninth International
National Mesothelioma Law Firm of Baron and Budd Decries Industry Reports Citing Chrysotile ‘Safe’ When Monitored Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 12, 2013
Asbestos (Greek a-, "not"; sbestos, "extinguishable") is a group of fibrous metamorphic minerals. The name is derived for its historical use in lamp wicks; the resistance of asbestos to fire has long been exploited for a variety of purposes. It was used in fabrics such as Egyptian burial cloths and Charlemagne's tablecloth, which, according to legend, he threw in a fire to clean. When asbestos is used for its resistance to fire or heat, the fibers are typically mixed with cement or woven...
- The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
- A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.