Born with a mental illness, Ms. Vu Thi Van, living in Truc village, has been unable to live a normal life as others.
In the project of happy home of the volunteer team of Dream for children, the Vietnam National Roofsheet Association has made efforts to bring solid roofs for 04 extremely difficult household in Lac Son district, Hoa Binh province.
Researchers from various well-known research centres, in a synthesis of four large scientific studies on the subject financed by the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) concluded that if there was a link between the use of talcum powder and an increase in the number of ovarian cancers, it would probably be very low.
A comparative scientific study evaluating exposure, dose-response and fate in the lung and pleura of chrysotile-containing brake dust confirms the major differences between the toxicology of chrysotile fibers and that of other asbestos fibers.
In early 2020, hailstorms continued to hit the northern mountainous provinces, but the houses with AC roof sheet here are still durable.
EPA is turning to the next step in the process outlined by the amended Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) to review the risks associated with asbestos.
Following moves in support of the anti-chrysotile campaign, WHO is at risk of being investigated by the US Senate committee for covering up the pandemic during the outbreak in China.
On 30th March 2020 the American Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published its draft risk evaluation on chrysotile.
A scientific study completed in 2019 in India titled National Study on Occupational Safety, Health and Working Environment sheds new light on the health of people in relation with the use, in that country, of the serpentine fibre known as chrysotile.
Alliance Magnesium, a Canadian company, announced last week that it completed near to $145 Million in funding for its commercial demonstration plant for magnesium production.
Regarding Portuguese imports of asbestos-containing materials, the European Commission received a question on measures for the compliance with legislation of Portugal.
Throughout the first half of the 20th century, asbestos was considered a “miracle mineral” that was used almost everywhere but all was well until, in the 1970’s, asbestos mining companies in the USA and Western Europe became victims of anti-asbestos hysteria.
On April 17, 2019, the Environmental Protection Agency announced that it had opted for a new regulation on the use of many asbestos-cement products.
In order to indentify the properties of different types of asbestos in lung of human, M.I.Velasco et al conducted the first reasearch in Spain.