Mar 5, 2011

Mesothelioma and Drywall Workers


Mesothelioma in Drywall Finishing Workers


Snip of article: "...the drywall trade and occupational exposure to airborne asbestos from drywall finishing work practices. Specifically, this manuscript evaluates the epidemiologic literature describing the apparent lack of association of mesothelioma to asbestos fibers utilized in drywall finishing materials..."


Article Reference: www.astm.org
Tags: chrysotile, asbestos, mesothelioma, drywall joint compound, drywall tapers, short-fiber

Mar 1, 2011

More Mesothelioma Cases


More Mesothelioma Cases


Snip of article: "...Doctors working on the Minnesota Taconite Workers Health Study said they have found 14 more cases of the deadly cancer mesothelioma.

That brings the total to 77, out of more than 45,000 people...."


Article Reference: www.wdio.com
Tags: Taconite