The risk of exposure to asbestos occurs when asbestos-containing material is disturbed during renovation, restoration or demolition. The danger to people comes mainly from inhaling asbestos particles. Ultimate health risks of inhaling asbestos include lung cancer, asbestosis, mesothelioma and premature death.
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