Asbestos

asbestos2.gifAsbestos is a naturally-occurring mineral fiber. It is used in building construction for its strength, fire resistance, and insulation properties. Many asbestos products have been banned, and manufacturers have voluntarily limited use of asbestos in many products due to risks of lung disease. However, asbestos can still be found in a variety of materials today.

 

 

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The Healthy Home Portal provides information on environmental issues and available services for around your home.

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This service is brought to you by Environmental HealthMSU Extension, and the Water Resources Commissioner.

 
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