Archives for: July 2017

Asbestos Found in National Chain’s Makeup Targeted to Young Girls

Posted on July 19, 2017 by

In 2015, we reported about the disturbing discovery that some crayons in the United States contained asbestos. Several of the companies with the offending products voluntarily recalled and worked to eliminate the toxin from their products. Now, an investigative reporter… Keep Reading

Safety First for NC Town When it Comes to Asbestos-Tainted Demolition Project

Posted on July 18, 2017 by

Abandoned buildings dot the landscape of many cities and towns across the country, but before officials begin a restoration project they must first assess whether asbestos is present in the structures. One North Carolina town just discovered asbestos in homes… Keep Reading

U.S. Company Recalls ATVs Shipped Overseas Due to Asbestos-Containing Parts

Posted on July 11, 2017 by

Although many Americans believe asbestos is banned in this country, the fact is that it is not. While organizations and foundations fight for a global ban on the toxic mineral, the U.S. is one of the last holdouts. U.S. vehicle… Keep Reading