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Honolulu, Hawaii

Asbestos Exposure in Honolulu, HI

Located on the southeast coast of the Hawaiian Island of Oahu, Honolulu is the capital and the largest city in Hawaii. Oahu has an estimated population of 907,000, of which approximately 370,000 of the population reside in Honolulu. Honolulu has many beach parks and ocean sites where residents and tourists can enjoy swimming, surfing, snorkeling, and more. While Waikiki Beach is Honolulu's most popular tourist destination, other top spots include Magic Island, Ala Moana Beach Park, and Hanauma Bay. Aside from the natural resources and urban lifestyle Honolulu offers, the city boasts historic sites and monuments such as the USS Arizona Memorial, built in recognition of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor near the city on December 7, 1941 and to remember the Americans who died during World War II.

Honolulu is the economic center of Hawaii, largely known as the port district where significant levels of trade occur. The Honolulu International Airport acts as a natural gateway to the islands'' booming tourism industry. In addition to tourism, Honolulu's location in the Pacific also makes it a significant business and trading hub, particularly between the East and the West. Local produce and crops include sugar, coffee beans, pineapple, and other tropical fruits, and a variety of locally handcrafted materials. Other important aspects of the city's economy include military defense, Pearl Harbor is now headquarters of the third United States navy fleet; research and development; and manufacturing. Among the companies based in Honolulu are Alexander & Baldwin, Bank of Hawaii, Hawaiian Electric Industries, and The Queen's Health Systems (Queens Hospital).

Use of asbestos containing products was prevalent for many years at numerous jobsites in Honolulu, particularly at the Oahu Sugar Company, Honolulu Plantation Company, and Pioneer Mill Company as well as many others. Thus, asbestos exposure has been an issue for workers and their loved ones. For your convenience, we have listed mesothelioma cancer centers located near Honolulu at the bottom of this page. If you were exposed to asbestos in Honolulu and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you should also consider contacting an asbestos law firm.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Honolulu

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance has compiled information obtained from a number of sources to identify the following jobsites in Honolulu where asbestos exposure was known to have occurred. These sites are listed below.

  • Alexander Baldwin
  • Alexander Young
  • Aloha State Sales Company
  • American Factors Ltd
  • American Sanitary Laundry Company
  • Assoc Mason Ltd
  • Bechtel Power
  • C. Brewer and Company
  • California Packing Corporation
  • Castle and Cooke Ltd
  • Craig & Company
  • Dole Company
  • Electric Automobile Company
  • Ewa Plantation Company
  • Gear Lansing and Company
  • Grumman Ecosystems
  • H. Hackfeld and Company
  • H.R. Worthington
  • Hakalau Plantation Company
  • Hawaiian Agricultural Company
  • Hawaiian Electric Company
  • Hawaiian Equipment Company
  • Hawaiian Laundry and Linen Supply Company
  • Hawaiian Pineapple Company
  • Hawaiian Telephone Annex
  • Hawaiian Tuna Packers Ltd
  • Hawaillian Agricultural Company
  • Henry R. Worthington
  • Hilo Dry Wall Company, Inc.
  • Honokaa Sugar Company
  • Honolulu Brewing Malting Company, Ltd
  • Honolulu Gas Company
  • Honolulu Iron Works Company
  • Honolulu Laundry Company
  • Honolulu Planing Mill
  • Honolulu Plantation Company
  • Honolulu Rapid Transit and Land Company
  • Honolulu Shipyard
  • Honolulu Water Works
  • Hutchinson Sugar Plantation Company
  • Kahe Iv Power Plant
  • Kahuki Plantation Company
  • Kalihi Pumping Station
  • Kilauea Sugar Plantation Company
  • Kohala Sugar Company
  • La Haina Plantation
  • Laie Plantation
  • Lambert Cole & Company
  • Laupahoehoe Sugar Company
  • Lewers & Cooke
  • Libby, Mcneil & Libby
  • Marconi Wireless Telegraph Company of America
  • Maston Container Station
  • Mcbryde Sugar Company
  • Nuuanu Memorial Park Mortuary Ltd
  • Oahu Ice and Electric Company
  • Oahu Sugar Company
  • Onemea Sugar Company
  • Owens-Corning
  • Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard
  • Pioneer Mill Company
  • Queens Hospital
  • R B. Davis
  • Schofield Barracks
  • Standard American Dredging Company
  • Sugar Mills & Agric
  • Troy Laundry Machinery Company Ltd
  • Von Hamm Young Company
  • W.A. Ramsey Ltd.
  • Waiahole Water Company
  • Waialua Agricultural Company Ltd.
  • Waialua Sugar Mill
  • Waiau Power Plant
  • Waimanalo Sugar Company
  • Waimea Sugar Company

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Honolulu, Hawaii

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100 mile radius of Honolulu, Hawaii. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered, professional designations, areas of expertise and how to contact the center.

701 Ilalo Street
Honolulu, HI 96813

Distance: 1.8 miles

651 Ilalo Street, BSB 231
Honolulu, HI 96813

Distance: 1.8 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Honolulu, Hawaii

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that are located within a 100 mile radius of Honolulu, Hawaii. Please click on a doctor link to obtain more information about his/her background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and office locations.

Dr. Michele Carbone
University of Hawaii Cancer Center
701 Ilalo Street
Honolulu, HI 96813

Distance: 1.8 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Honolulu, Hawaii

Don’t lose your rights! If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos in Hawaii, you may be entitled to compensation. You may have limited time to file a claim. If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma and have a pathology report in hand to support that diagnosis, you are eligible for financial assistance.

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