Asbestos-related lung disease risk will persist, researchers warn
By Tessa Hoffman
2 Mar 2018
Asbestos-related lung disease has only just peaked in Australia and vigilance is still required against conditions such as mesothelioma for year to come, researchers warn. While asbestos was banned in 2003, widespread use in building materials prior to this time means it is still commonly found in older homes, resulting in a high degree of ...