Asbestos, once seen as a miracle construction material and used ubiquitously, has been found to be a deadly and unwanted substance. It is now clear that asbestos exposure places you at risk for a variety of respiratory illnesses. Is asbestos a friend or foe? Take this quiz and learn more about asbestos.
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Asbestos removal started in the:
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When did the United States stop producing asbestos?
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Why is asbestos left inside some buildings and homes ?
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Asbestos is a(n):
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Asbestos is dangerous to your health when:
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Inhalation of asbestos can lead to:
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How long do asbestos fibers stay in your lungs after inhalation?
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What does asbestos look like?
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Asbestos is a natural substance that is:
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Which class of asbestos is most dangerous?
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Why is amphibole asbestos more dangerous?
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What non-construction product was manufactured with asbestos prior to 1980?
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When was asbestos first used in manufactured products?
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When was asbestos banned from products in the United States?
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Where is asbestos found in nature?
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Currently, what new construction products still contain asbestos?
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What older product typically contains asbestos?
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What disaster caused airborne asbestos?
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The severity and onset of asbestos related illnesses depends on:
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