Asbestos at Home
In the twentieth century asbestos entered all Australia homes in some form or another. Not only were homes built from the ‘magic mineral’, but it was also concealed in numerous domestic products.
Because in most of these products the asbestos was entirely invisible consumers had, and continue to have, no inkling of their exposure. While these products are no longer available for sale, they are only gradually disappearing from homes.
Click on the links to read more about the history of asbetsos at home.