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Exposure to airborne asbestos may cause cancer and deadly mesothelioma.
Exposure to airborne asbestos fibres may cause life-threatening illnesses like cancer and deadly mesothelioma.
Don't risk the possible health effects of asbestos exposure. There is no known safe minimum level of exposure to asbestos fibres.
Asbestos is a known carcinogen, and inhaling asbestos fibres is associated with diseases including pleural disease, asbestosis, mesothelioma and lung cancer.
If you're renovating an older home that may contain asbestos, call an asbestos professional for an assessment before you start. It's just not worth the risk.
Remember that you have a legal responsibility not to harm those around you.
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