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Posted on August 24th, 2017 by Dr. Sina Ebnesajjad in Chemical R&D
This post is the fourth in a series of four discussing avoidable disasters caused by human beings. Of the four posts three described examples of disasters created by human beings: 1. Asbestos published July 17; 2. Smoking; and 3. Climate change. Seeking unbridled profit is the driver of all three disasters. Continue reading “Familiar Patterns of Man-made Disasters, Part 4 of 4: Common Traits” »
Posted on July 17th, 2017 by Dr. Sina Ebnesajjad in Chemical R&D
Yes, hardly old! Every five minutes someone dies of a disease related to asbestos inhalation!
What is a disaster?
Merriam-Webster dictionary defines disaster as “a sudden calamitous event bringing great damage, loss, or destruction. Continue reading “Familiar Patterns of Man-made Disasters, Part 1 of 4: Asbestos (hardly an old issue!)” »