Breathing is just about the most fundamental of human needs. And yet, air quality issues remain a problem for a lot of society. The purity of our air is affected in several ways, with both naturally-occurring contaminants and man-made substances having an impact in both outdoor and indoor settings. This includes offices, so it is important to remain vigilant and be aware of potential toxins in any environment.
As you may or may not be aware, September is Mesothelioma Awareness Month, with the 26th marked as Mesothelioma Awareness Day. More than 80% of mesothelioma cases are caused by exposure to asbestos, and it is with this in mind that in the lead-up to the 26th, we’ll be publishing a few articles on asbestos and the detrimental and often devastating consequences of long-term exposure to it.