Published by Asbestos Victims Special Fund Trust, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Copyright now held by the White Lung Association
Table of Contents:
A. What is asbestos?
A. How do I know if there is an asbestos hazard
in my home?
B. Why is asbestos a problem?
C. What diseases are associated with asbestos?
D. What are some of the symptoms associated
with asbestos disease?
E. Is there a safe level of exposure to asbestos?
F. Where might I find asbestos in my home?
A. Should I check for asbestos before I purchase
a new home?
B. What if I live in an apartment or condo?
C. If I discover that there is asbestos in my
home, how do I know if it poses a health hazard?
A. Should I leave the asbestos alone, repair
it, or remove it?
B. What are the alternative methods for
dealing with asbestos in the home?
C. What are the disposal requirements for asbestos?
D. How much will it cost?
E. How should I choose a professional?