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Article by Jenny Lee, Vancouver Sun and CanWest MediaWorks Publications, July 4, 2014.

Links to articles about Mike Singh and his asbestos removal companies.

Mike Singh Not in Contempt

Article by Gordon Hoekstra, Vancouver Sun, May 7, 2013.

WorkSafeBC Tougher Penalties

News1130, November 8 ,2013.

Company Fined $15,000

No Safe Use

For John Nolan, the first warning signs came mid-November of last year while he was leading a tour in the Peruvian Andes.

The Globe and Mail

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Asbestos Pipes Still Used in New Buildings

Pipes containing asbestos are being installed in new condominiums, hospitals and high-rises in Canada, despite widespread health concerns that have led many countries to ban its use.

The Globe and Mail, June 27, 2014

The Case Against Asbestos

Some 60 years ago, lumps of wet, grey material were given to students in art classes to shape and mould into art to proudly display at home.

The Globe and Mail, June 20, 2014

Government Silent about Dangers of Asbestos

The federal Conservative government is refusing to join the rest of the developed world in declaring that there are no safe uses for asbestos, even though the material is the top workplace killer in Canada and deaths from exposure are expected to rise.

The Globe and Mail, June 17, 2014

Asbestos Exposure:  Beginning of a Health Crisis

I spent four years of my life working with a team, based at Memorial University, designing, developing, and implementing an occupational exposure and disease registry for the 2,500 or so former employees of the asbestos mining and milling operation in Baie Verte.

The Globe and Mail, June 19, 2014

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News Briefs

August 12, 2014

Industry Going Strong in Developing World

August 7, 2014

Consultant Discloses Asbestos Industry Ties