The Australian Capital Territory bought back 19 "Mr. Fluffy" asbestos-ridden homes before the ACT and Commonwealth $1 billion loan was signed.
Naturally occurring asbestos was discovered near Las Vegas, Nevada during work on the new I-11 Interstate, which will be costly to remove.
AstraZeneca's tremelimumab (anti-CTLA-4 monoclonal antibody) has received Orphan Drug status from the FDA for treating malignant mesothelioma.
University of Buffalo's "Heart of Campus" renovations will not begin until June due to asbestos found in its Capen Hall.
Asbestos was found in the roof of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's residence at Gracie Mansion and will undergo abatement for $250,000.
Additional asbestos found in downtown Missoula Mercantile building has ended deal between Octagon Capital Partners and ZillaState Reality.
Unsafe asbestos abatement and its related costs bring construction to a halt at a former Beech-Nut plant in Canajoharie, NY.
Oak View Elementary School's asbestos abatement shot down in a vote by the District's Trustees due to concerns about cost.
Senators Boxer and Markey propose the Alan Reinstein and Trevor Schaefer Toxic Chemical Protection Act with ADAO backing.
Expanded approved use of new lung cancer drug Opdivo could give malignant pleural mesothelioma patients hope.