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Mesothelioma: New trial to fight cancer caused by asbestos

By | October 11th, 2018|

The minute fibers from asbestos can spread into the air very easily and also the inhalation of these dust causes hazardous diseases. Asbestos exposure is the main cause of pleural mesothelioma and asbestosis. When these fibers are inhaled in, they travel to the ends of small air passages and enter the pleura of lungs, this [...]

Is Crystalline silica Dust the next Asbestos? Risk And Control Hazards

By | August 29th, 2018|

Like asbestos, Crystalline silica, is also a naturally occurring substance, and also it is a basic component of soil, sand, granite, cement, concrete and many others and these dust can be generated in many construction activities, including cutting, sawing, grinding, crushing, sanding and drilling. It is not easy to be exposed as the substance has [...]

Be Aware of Asbestos Risks When Renovating or Demolishing

By | July 25th, 2018|

The exposure of asbestos have the chances of increasing the risk of asbestosis and other non-malignant lung or lung cancer and pleural disorders, including pleural plaques (membrane become thickened and to accumulate a chalky material in it). In fact, asbestos-containing material is not considered to be harmful unless it releases fibers into the air. Asbestos [...]