An Air That Still Kills: How a Montana Town's Asbestos Tragedy is Spreading Nationwide
An Air That Still Kills: How a Montana
An Air That Still Kills is the alarming and still-unfolding story of the deadliest environmental disaster in the United States. The catastrophe began in Libby, Montana, where hundreds of people died and thousands more were sickened from the asbestos that contaminated a vermiculite mine. But mine owner W.R. Grace spread the danger across North America when it exported the lethal vermiculite, which still lurks in as many as 50 million homes, businesses and schools. First authored by Andrew Schneider and David McCumber, this updated book includes frightening new disclosures by Schneider about the growing threat from Libby’s uniquely potent form of asbestos. The latest studies by some of the nation’s foremost experts say that Libby asbestos – with even minimal exposure – can sicken and kill at rates thousands of times greater than previously thought. But few people know the danger that hides in their attics and walls, because regulators have repeatedly failed to warn the public effectively. No one is tracking how many people have died from asbestos contamination, or where, or how many more will die. The only certainty is that the toll will continue to rise. An Air That Still Kills is a haunting, meticulously reported account that will introduce you to the courageous miner’s...
- ASIN: 0985185120
ACDelco 504-549 Specialty Rear Air Lift Shock Absorber
ACDelco 504-549 Specialty Rear Air Lift Shock
ACDelco Specialty Air Lift Shocks are designed to help provide better handling for temporary situations, such as when a vehicle hauls a heavy load or tows a trailer. They have an adjustable air pressure, between 25 and 200 psi, and up to 1,100 lbs (per pair) of load-carrying capacity*. Under loaded conditions, these shocks help maintain level vehicle height by adding or releasing air as needed, assisting in the stabilization of alignment angles, reducing other suspension component wear, improving handling, and reducing the risk of bottoming out. ACDelco Specialty Air Lift Shocks are ideal for temporary load hauling, including towing boats and trailers. *Not to exceed vehicle GVWR (Gross Vehicle Weight Rating). Product does not increase payload.
- Brand: ACDelco
- ASIN: B0012PS806
- UPC: 021625321431
AIRHEAD Boston Valve, 2 pk.
AIRHEAD Boston Valve, 2
AIRHEAD BOSTON VALVE - Always Carry a Spare! The 2 Boston valves have different thread patterns. One is sure to fit the thread pattern of your inflatable, no matter what brand. They have square bases, which are much easier to turn than round, especially with wet hands. Bright red, so they’re easy to find.
- Color: Red
- Brand: Airhead
- ASIN: B002XZ75XU
- UPC: 789610014514
Anchor Hocking Montana Glass Jar with Fresh Sealed Lid, Brushed Metal, 1.5 Gallon
Anchor Hocking Montana Glass Jar with Fresh Sealed
A perfect place to store cereals, pastas, flour, sugar, or any of your favorite items! this jar is perfect for registries, new homeowners and holidays. Anchor glass is made in the USA.
- Color: Brushed Metal Lid
- Brand: Anchor Hocking
- ASIN: B000RMO41M
- UPC: 076440955064