‘Asbestos History’ Category

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The Evil Dust – The History of Asbestos, an excerpt

Full movie is available at: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0Bz8IFlfcBZ0oM2NQRVFOdC1xX28/edit?usp=sharing

100 years ago asbestos became known as a magic mineral and the use of millions of tons of asbestos created a very profitable industry. And for almost as long, the industry has known that asbestos is extremely dangerous to people.
The documentary is part of the international awarded series "Late Lessons

Full movie is available at: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0Bz8IFlfcBZ0oM2NQRVFOdC1xX28/edit?usp=sharing

100 years ago asbestos became known as a magic mineral and the use of millions of tons of asbestos created a very profitable industry. And for almost as long, the industry has known that asbestos is extremely dangerous to people.
The documentary is part of the international awarded series “Late Lessons

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