The putty used to seal windows can contain asbestos, especially in houses built in the early and middle parts of the 20th century.
The Mr Fluffy controversy has brought the recently established Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency into the news.
The Mr Fluffy story just won’t go away. The NSW Government will be checking properties suspected of being contaminated with loose-fill asbestos insulation.
The Mr Fluffy loose fill asbestos insulation story affecting Canberra householders is part of the terrible legacy of past dangerous asbestos practices.
A quick roundup of asbestos news from outside NSW. Airsafe's NATA accredited laboratory tests samples from anywhere in Australia.
Airsafe offered our asbestos expertise free of charge to support a project building 17 new bathrooms for a Sydney disability services provider.
When you're having asbestos removed, get Airsafe to do a detailed review of the documentation, to make sure everything is legally in order.
If a royal commission was held into the asbestos industry, what would it find?
Health unions and lawyers are warning that many hospitals across the country are riddled with asbestos, posing a danger to staff and the general public.