Tuesday, 26 April 2011

No. 40: Harper campaigns in support of asbestos exports despite cancer risks and ban in Canada

Canada’s leading medical authorities have all pleaded that the export of asbestos is medically and morally indefensible and will lead to an epidemic of asbestos-related disease and death overseas.  Harper is the only national leader in the Western world to promote asbestos.

Ironically, asbestos is being removed from schools, the House of Commons and even 24 Sussex Dr., where the Prime Minister resides with his wife and two children.


http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/politics/article/980449--harper-defends-asbestos-exports-despite-cancer-risks?bn=1