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Asbestos is a tough, heat-resistant mineral that was added to the building materials of many older homes. It can pose health hazards to workers and homeowners who renovate or demolish those homes. This animation shows how asbestos fibres could damage lung tissue and lead to lung disease.

Also available in: 한국어
Publication Date: Dec 2011 File type: MP4 (59 MB) Asset type: Video