Cost of treating asbestos-related disease leads researchers to call for global ban on use and production

April 15, 2016 at 12:24 PM

Kim Landers of the Australian Broadcasting Commission introduces Courtney Wilson reporting on research revealing the health costs of treating asbestos related diseases are four times the cost of producing the material.
The research was commissioned by the World Health Organization, and has been presented at a top level cancer meeting in Brisbane.
Listen to the Radio National broadcast from 14th April.