Spodden Valley, asbestos scandal (part 1)





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Published on Aug 27, 2008

Rochdale, North west England 1982.
A scandalous company cover up in a site that processed Canadian chrysotile asbestos from the 1870s thru to the 1990s.
Find out more in Part 2 - about what has happened to this site recently. Local Council shenighans in re-zoning the asbestos factory an "Area of 0pportunity" for the principle of an "Urban Village" -hundreds of homes and a kids day care center on the site of the world's largest asbestos factory?

The developers stated "of particular note is the absence of any asbestos contamination"...

After seeing the behavior of T&N in 1982, it looks as though the new owners have been operating from T&N's old PR tactics.

Don't let history repeat itself.


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