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Asbestos Exposure in Libby, Montana
Since 1999, the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry has been conducting a number activities related to asbestos in Libby, Montana. This web site presents a brief overview of those activities, including a testing program for people whose health may have been affected by asbestos, a mortality review, an asbestos-related disease registry, a tremolite asbestos toxicological profile, and a case series of patients with asbestos-related disease. The site also features links to other agencies and organizations participating in remediation and reclamation efforts in Libby.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Graduate / Professional
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Portal:
    • Government
Subject:
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geology
  • Natural hazards
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright and Other Restrictions Information is Unknown
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-NAGT-000-000-000-486
Related resources:
This resource is part of 'National Asbestos Exposure Review'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry


Contact: Joanne Cox
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry

Contact: Robert Searfoss
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry