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Press Release - UK Toxic Asbestos Imports from China?

This month, a scandal has erupted in Australia concerning the use of illegally imported asbestos-containing building materials from China. The latest incident was exposed thanks to a trade union representative who suspected that roofing panels at the site of a new children’s hospital in Perth, Western Australia might contain chrysotile (white) asbestos; tests confirmed his suspicions. Since this incident, enquiries have documented the possibility of similar contamination at scores of other construction projects around Australia.

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