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Asbestos is fatal

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Asbestos has widely been used in construction. Only small amounts of released asbestos fibers can lead to cancer, the building material has been banned since 1990. However, in older buildings, which have to be renovated or demolished, there is still a risk of asbestos dust not visible to the eye. The poster raise awareness to the invisible fatal hazard of asbestos.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
ÉPÍTŐIPAR
Provider: 
Swiss Accident Insurance SUVA
Tasks covered: 
Construction
Hazard - physical state: 
Fibres
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

Asbestos

CAS Number: 
1332-21-4
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Target group: 
All (no specific target group)

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