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Actinolite jewelry poses asbestos health risk

Article Updated On March 22, 2018 Online stores selling actinolite jewelry despite asbestos risk Unbelievably, there are online stores such as Etsy selling actinolite jewelry, despite it containing deadly asbestos. This came to our attention this week after various asbestos campaigners voiced their concerns on facebook. Campaigners shared a link to Etsy which revealed a […]

Read the full article | Published Jan 23, 2018

Claire’s accused of using asbestos in makeup

Article Updated On June 17, 2019 Claire’s accused of using asbestos in makeup A popular high street store has come under fire after a woman in the USA accused them of using asbestos in makeup products they sell. Kristi Warner’s daughter had been given a glitter makeup set as a gift, purchased from Claire’s. Ms […]

Read the full article | Published Jan 23, 2018

Asbestos danger – the hidden killer still amongst us

Article Updated On March 22, 2018 Asbestos danger – The Hidden Killer Still Amongst Us There’s legal requirement to manage asbestos danger to ensure people’s safety therefore it is so important to carry out an asbestos survey, however in 2017 is this regulation being adhered to? It is a topic that Paul Beaumont – CEO […]

Read the full article | Published Nov 23, 2017

Old fridges riddled with asbestos dumped outside gym in Wales

Article Updated On March 22, 2018 Old fridges riddled with asbestos dumped outside gym in Wales Asbestos removers have been called in after two fridges containing sheets of asbestos had been dumped outside a boxing gym in Wales. The gym is very popular with children and has up to 25 children visiting daily. Fridges and […]

Read the full article | Published Nov 13, 2017

Co-Founder of games company dies of mesothelioma

Article Updated On September 16, 2019 Co-Founder of games company dies of mesothelioma Co-founder of games company dies of mesothelioma – James Cove, who was one of the co-founders of Gamesman had been battling for 3 years with mesothelioma and has died at the age of 45. Gamesman, who are specialists in gaming machine solutions, known […]

Read the full article | Published Nov 13, 2017

Waste removal contractor sentenced after removing asbestos without licence

Article Updated On March 22, 2018 Waste removal contractor sentenced after removing asbestos without licence HSE Asbestos Removal Mark Gibson was contracted to remove asbestos from 2 different properties in Wales in September and November 2016. The HSE learnt that Mr Gibson did so without actually having a HSE asbestos removal license to remove harmful […]

Read the full article | Published Nov 08, 2017

Man exposed to asbestos for just 2 days dies 39 years later of mesothelioma

Article Updated On March 22, 2018 Asbestos Tile Testing Might have saved him…… A 60 year old man from Pattingham died on the 18th September this year from mesothelioma. Michael Davies was a retired social care manager and had helped to remove roof material containing asbestos back in 1978. At an inquest into Mr Davies’ death, […]

Read the full article | Published Nov 06, 2017

Oxford University Keeper died from asbestos poisoning – Asbestos in Buildings

Article Updated On March 22, 2018 Oxford University Keeper of books may have died from asbestos poisoning Asbestos in Buildings An Oxford University Keeper of books may have died from asbestos poisoning. A court has heard how Professor Dennis Shaw worked at the Bodleian Library in the early 1970’s whilst some major refurbishment works were taking […]

Read the full article | Published Oct 30, 2017

– Asbestos at Work – More help needed for female asbestos victims

Article Updated On March 22, 2018 More help needed for female asbestos victims Asbestos at work  Asbestos campaigners say more help is needed for female asbestos victims. Women are being forgotten about as it’s usually men who become victims due to working in industries such as shipbuilding. But there are more and more women who […]

Read the full article | Published Oct 18, 2017

Contamination Expo series 2017 at the ExCel London

Article Updated On December 12, 2017 Contamination Expo series 2017 at the ExCel London Asbestos Contamination Armco Asbestos attended the annual Contamination Expo Series from 27th-28th September 2017 at the ExCel in London. It’s the 2nd year in succession that we have attended to support IATP (Independent Asbestos Training Providers). We think it’s hugely important […]

Read the full article | Published Oct 09, 2017
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