A man from Rochester, NY, was sentenced to two years of probation and 150 community services hours and fined $15k for exposing employees to asbestos.
Hillsboro Landfill Inc. has been fined $6,400 by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality for improperly covering asbestos waste.
Montana State University (MSU) received $18k for asbestos research as part of a $190k grant to increase quality healthcare.
Asbestos was discovered at the Mill Run project site in Levittown, Pennsylvania during construction into a mixed-use assisted care facility.
10,000 feet of piping containing asbestos will be replaced by 2017 as part of a $1.4 million Collier County Water project.
A dumpster left by a city contractor weeks ago was left in the middle of the street in a Detroit neighborhood.
The White House says it will back a bipartisan bill to overhaul asbestos regulation, but Senator Rand Paul put a hold on it.
Neighbors in Galion are just now finding out about asbestos that was discovered at on old manufacturing plant in 2010.
Johnson & Johnson was ordered to pay $55 million in a talcum powder case for feminine hygiene products that caused ovarian cancer.
$1.3M will be spent to clean up burst pipes in Framingham Schools where asbestos tiling complicated the water flooding.