kNØw Asbestos

kNØw Asbestos” A Website to Educate About Asbestos Dangers and Prevention


The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), an independent nonprofit dedicated to preventing asbestos exposure through education, advocacy, and community work, today announced the rollout of a new educational website. The online home of “kNØw Asbestos, Think Prevention,” has been designed as a comprehensive resource guide to learn and understand the dangers of asbestos and what you can do about it. It can be accessed at


Asbestos: How To Stay Safe

Asbestos: How To Stay Safe


Asbestos was so widely used in the past that its presence still remains in thousands of older buildings, including schools and homes. Though it’s important to remember that asbestos is technically not an immediate threat as long as the materials are left intact and aren’t disturbed in some way, the threat of exposure remains a lurking danger until all the asbestos is properly removed.