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  1. Hollywood's environmental apocalypse - Gap Year Blog

    The Gap Year Blog from Frontier - Travel and conservation features from

  2. Asbestos Books: Blue Crocidolite Asbestos

    Blue Crocidolite Asbestos. Studies have concluded that Crocidolite asbestos is one of the most deadly forms. In the 1950s and 1960s, Crocidolite asbestos was ...

  3. Top 10 Deadliest rocks and minerals on earth - Listverse: Top ...

    Listed below are the 10 most deadly minerals on earth. ... If the uranium decay from a pocket sized Chernobyl were not enough, ... better known as blue asbestos.

  4. Blue Asbestos Pictures and Information

    Blue asbestos or crocidolite is one of the worst types of asbestos causing mesothelioma, asbestosis and lung cancer. Blue asbestos pictures are available.

  5. Sense of control and wellbeing decades after exposure to blue ...

    Sense of control and wellbeing decades after exposure to blue asbestos at Wittenoom, ... Long-term mental health effects of the Chernobyl disaster: ...

  6. The World's Most Fascinating Abandoned Cities | Alastair Bonnett

    Alastair Bonnett Become ... Less than three kilometers away from Pripyat is the Chernobyl Nuclear ... Wittenoom was a blue asbestos mining town and is ...

  7. Bing

    Hide sentence filters. 1. The principal forms of asbestos are chrysotile (white asbestos) and crocidolite (blue asbestos)

  8. Mashpedia - about Wittenoom, Western Australia

    Asbestos Report, Sunday Night Program - 23 June 2010 Part Two. DATE: 2010/06/23:: 10 "VIDEO PROOF"! MINING COMPANY'S SPREADING ASBESTOS DUST!

  9. 10 Places Abandoned After Disasters - Listverse

    ... you might have heard about the abandonment of places like Chernobyl and ... blue asbestos is ... the village was later abandoned by the ...

  10. ASBESTOS, [BLUE] | CAMEO Chemicals | NOAA

    Asbestos is a slender, fine, flaxy fiber. Long term occupational exposure to the dust can result in lung cancer. Asbestos is resistant to fire and most solvents.

  11. Australian Blue Asbestos - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Australian Blue Asbestos Pty. Ltd. (ABA) was a company founded by Lang Hancock, operated between the years (1938–1966) responsible for the mining, bagging and ...

  12. blue asbestos removal - YouTube

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  13. Asbestos, its Chemical and Physical Properties: Second in a ...

    Second in a series of articles on asbestos: Its history, chemical and physical properties, uses, health hazards and legal implications of asbestos related diseases ...

  14. Asbestos and Disease - HEW - agius.com Home Page

    Would you consider that advising workers not to inhale blue asbestos is a reasonable way of protecting their health, and preventing ill-health?

  15. 10 Of The World's Most Dangerous Toxic Ghost Towns

    But some ghost towns have toxic legacies due to chemicals, ... commonly known as blue asbestos. ... and many companies offer tours of the Chernobyl Alienation Zone.

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  17. Pripyat & Chernobyl Ghost Town - World News

    Pripyat & Chernobyl Ghost Town - World News

  18. Most Infamous Contaminated Sites | H2 Environmental

    Most Infamous Contaminated Sites. ... from a fire that broke out in then-USSR’s Chernobyl nuclear reactor after a sudden ... produced blue asbestos, ...

  19. Asbestos around the home - Renovate Forums

    amosite (brown asbestos) anthophylite crocodilite (blue asbestos) Chrysotile ... I believe the worst is yet to come. Wittenoom is Australia's Chernobyl.

  20. Chernobyl of the Northern Cape | News | National | M&G

    Chernobyl of the Northern Cape ... Asbestos was not mixed with any other substance when put on to the roads, so fibres still line the streets. ...

  21. A Widow’s Intimate Story About Asbestos Awareness and Loss

    A Widow’s Intimate Story About Asbestos Awareness ... and worked in the ill-fated blue asbestos mining town colloquially known as Australia’s Chernobyl. ...

  22. Deadly asbestos mine takes toll for Wittenoom kids ...

    Operators of the former WA asbestos mine in Wittenoom could be liable for a wider range ... The town was the site of a blue asbestos WN.com ...

  23. Deserted Destinations – The World’s Ghost Towns ...

    Deserted Destinations – The World’s Ghost Towns. ... The Chernobyl disaster shook the world in 1986, ... including the particularly deadly blue asbestos.

  24. 20 Abandoned Cities, Towns & Places Around the World | Urbanist

    These 20 abandoned cities of the world share an eerie, ... The city is littered with the blue fibers of asbestos, which can be seen in the bottom left photo above. 6.

  25. Asbestos killed a town. Uranium towns next? « nuclear-news

    Asbestos killed a town. Uranium towns next? ... grew up in Wittenoom and were exposed to the blue asbestos ... in the Chernobyl Radiation ...

  26. Wttenoom Gorge Asbestos Mine - Australia's Chernobyl - YouTube

    Lang Hancock started mining blue asbestos with Aboriginal labour in the Hamersley Ranges in the 1930s. In 1943 he started the Wttenoom Asbestos Mine in ...

  27. Blue asbestos - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Blue asbestos, also called crocidolite asbestos, is one of the six types of asbestos. It is a variant of the mineral riebeckite. It is considered by many experts to ...

  28. The Doom of Wittenoom Photo Gallery by andrew fildes at pbase.com

    The old asbestos mining town is something of a ... of Chernobyl, they seemed prepared ... be repaired given that there is a huge grey wall of blue asbestos tailings ...

  29. Mashpedia - about Asbestos

    Wttenoom Gorge Asbestos Mine - Australia's Chernobyl. DATE: 2012/10/28:: 8. ... The use of crocidolite (blue) asbestos was banned in 1967, while the use of amosite ...

  30. The deadly town that doesn’t exist - Created by admin - In ...

    The small country town which lies around 1400kms northeast of Perth was also, at one stage, the only place in Australia that produced blue asbestos.

  31. The man who sparked Kevin Sheedy's fascination with ...

    The man who sparked Kevin Sheedy's fascination with Aboriginal ... Asbestos Mine - Australia's Chernobyl. Lang Hancock started mining blue asbestos with ...

  32. 'Nahariya is like Chernobyl' - Real Estate - - Haaretz Daily ...

    'Nahariya is like Chernobyl' Asbestos everywhere you look: This northern-Israel coastal town is riddled with the toxin, and the company that made it has taken its ...

  33. Natural Disasters & Environmental Hazards - Chapter 2 - 2014 ...

    ... flood-related, landslide-related, tsunami-related, and other hazards, ... the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in ... to high density of asbestos.

  34. What is mesothelioma and what are its causes? | BrainLagoon

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  35. Ghostown | New Music And Songs - MTV Artists

    Ghostown new music, concerts, ... Following the Chernobyl disaster of 1986, ... which was once Australia's largest source of blue asbestos, ...

  36. Karijini's spooky, secret Gorge. | The Swagmans Studio ...

    Driving in to what was once the second largest town in the Pilbara is like driving in to a mini Chernobyl ... The Gorge where the blue asbestos was once mined ...

  37. Glasgow Boards/Forums > Glasgow Housing Association

    All the housing stock contains deadly asbestos. Asbestos coated ... the asbestos particles hanging in the air reminded me of Chernobyl. ... (esp blue asbestos) ...

  38. WITTENOOM | Western Australia

    The company responsible for the mine knew the effects of blue asbestos dust, but did ... Chernobyl and Bhopal in the ... the blue asbestos had on workers in Wittenoom