The Dangers of Asbestos

Filed Under: History    by: ITC

The most current edition of  Merriam- Webster’s dictionary defines asbestos as “any of several minerals that readily separate into long flexible fibers, that cause asbestosis and have been implicated as causes of certain cancers…”.  In other words, it’s so well known that asbestos is deadly that it’s made it into the dictionary. It’s responsible for several diseases, including malignant lung cancer,mesothelioma (another kind of cancer) and also a non-cancerous disease solely attributed to asbestos called asbestosis.

If you live in an older home, and haven’t had an asbestos survey performed, don’t wait any longer. Read more…