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Russian Asbestos Company Makes Trump Its Poster Boy

Russian Asbestos Company Makes Trump Its Poster Boy

Asbestos killed at least 45,221 Americans between 1999 and 2015, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention found. But President Donald Trump has long expressed his support for the dangerous mineral currently banned by 65 countries. “If we didn’t remove incredibly powerful fire retardant asbestos & replace it with junk that doesn’t work, the World […]

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    Russian Asbestos Company Makes Trump Its Poster Boy

    Russian Asbestos Company Makes Trump Its Poster Boy

    Asbestos killed at least 45,221 Americans between 1999 and 2015, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention found. But President Donald Trump has long expressed his support for the dangerous mineral currently banned by 65 countries. “If we didn’t remove incredibly powerful fire retardant asbestos & replace it with junk that doesn’t work, the World […]

    Asbestos-Laced Makeup: Children’s Products Continue to Be Contaminated With Deadly Fiber

    Asbestos-Laced Makeup: Children’s Products Continue to Be Contaminated With Deadly Fiber

    The troubling news about the presence of asbestos in children’s makeup is just the latest example of the deadly fiber contaminating imported products marketed toward children, said Environmental Working Group (EWG). The national retail chain Claire’s, which sells jewelry, makeup and other items targeted toward young girls and children, recently announced it was recalling a […]