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Asbestos industry continues to pay powerful lobby organisation to defeat proposed ban on asbestos in Malaysia

29. August 2015


Kathleen Ruff, In 2011, the Malaysian government’s Department of Occupational Safety & Health proposed that import of asbestos should be banned so as to protect public health. In an effort to defeat the proposed ban, the International Chrysotile Association (ICA) hired one of the world’s most powerful public relations companies, APCO Worldwide, to carry […]

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