News - 25 Aug 2007
The owner of Environmental Compliance Training was charged in federal court on Aug. 22 with falsely reporting the school had trained dozens of individuals to conduct asbestos removal work. One...
News - 10 May 2007
Licenced Asbestos Contractors' Leadership Summit at the DeVere Royal Bath Hotel, Bournemouth, Wednesday 23rd May 2007
Asbestos-related disease accounts for over 3,500 deaths each year,...
News - 21 Jun 2006
Homeowners who are renovating their homes should take care to test the planned area for asbestos prior to replacing the roof or extending the rear drywall.
Asbestos is a regulated hazardous...
News - 22 Sep 2005
The following is a statement from Thomas R. O'Brien, Chairman of the Coalition for Asbestos Reform (C.A.R.), regarding Monday's release of the Bates White, LLC study which evaluated the...
News - 14 Apr 2005
Shares of several companies with asbestos-related exposure rose sharply on Tuesday after the chairman of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee said he hopes to finish drafting an asbestos injury trust...
News - 31 Jan 2005
James Hardie was a joint venture investor in companies which manufactured products containing asbestos in Malaysia from 1966 and Indonesia from 1969.
James Hardie divested its investments in...
Construction Worksite Compliance Guide to Asbestos provides the contractors, building owners and inspectors with the current best management practices for asbestos removal and disposal methods.
News - 29 Jul 2003
The US EPA has launched a national consumer awareness program to alert the public to the risk of asbestos particles in vermiculite insulation.
Although the vermiculite is likely to contain only...
News - 15 Feb 2007
ARCA the Asbestos Removal Contractors Association is hosting a series of Seminars across the UK, in the next few weeks. Called How do the Control of Asbestos Regulations Affect Me? The Seminars are...
News - 17 Jun 2009
Billions of dollars in potential asbestos-like litigation risks for nanotechnology companies and investors are now hidden due to weak regulations governing disclosures of liabilities, according to a...