Study on the health effect of chrysotile on workers at AC roof sheet production facilities and users of AC roof sheet

(Hospital of Construction) – Asbestos has been known for centuries and is being used in hundreds of different types of products in industry as well as in daily life in countries around the world. With durability, insulation, sound proof and anti-friction, asbestos is now used in heat pipe, boiler cover, insulation, sound proof, roofing production etc.

Widely used PVC plastic chemical spurs obesity, prediabetes: Study

[Environmental Health News] Mice exposed in the womb to a chemical used in PVC plastic, door and window frames, blinds, water pipes, and medical devices were more likely to suffer from prediabetes and obesity, according to a study released this week.

Changing trends in US mesothelioma incidence

Of the major asbestos related diseases, mesothelioma is the most sensitive and specific indicator of the adverse health effects that have resulted from airborne exposures to asbestos fibres.

Health risk of chrysotile

This review provides a basis for substantiating both kinetically and pathologically the differences between chrysotile and amphibole asbestos.