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Outrage at Canadian plan to dump asbestos overseas

Outrage at Canadian plan to dump asbestos overseas 09 Dec 2010 There has been anger over a possible plan by Canada to export asbestos to other countries. Once the world's largest exporter of the deadly material, Canada has been asked to send on five million tonnes of asbestos to Asia. Protesters against the export have called the Canadian government hypocritical over its approach to the asbestos, which is a known health hazard.