Saskatoon Star Phoenix – Asbestos has been recognized as a carcinogen for decades and was formally banned in Canada last year, but because of its abundance and the long latency period between exposure and contracting a disease, it continues to kill Saskatchewan workers. Exposures are likely continuing due to old buildings laced with asbestos undergoing demolition and renovations.
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