Asbestos Related Books, Catalogs, and Advertisements
Welcome to our website! We specialize in books and other documents that deal with the use of asbestos products or provide information about asbestos hazards. Our inventory includes old medical books and occupational health books dating back to the 1930s that mention asbestosis. Starting in the 1950s, some medical textbooks mention asbestos caused cancer and, beginning in the 1960s, mesothelioma.
Asbestos was used in a wide variety of products and many books and catalogs are available to document its use in building products, valves, piping, automobile parts, airplanes, U.S. Navy ships, and much more. Many of these books recommend sepecific guidelines for the product usage with detailed instructions or diagrams. In addition to books, we also have advertisements and brochures.
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Lake Asbestos Ad ertisement
American Smelting and Refining Company (ASARCO). Surface area of asbestos ad
ertised. Asbestos used in plastics.
Rockwood Ball Val es Ad ertisement
Eagle Signal, di
ision of the E. W. Bliss Company. 1960s. Asbestos
Instructions for the Operation and Maintenance of Pumps (1944)
Asbestos packing used for steam and hot water pumps.
Pollution Control in the Asbestos, Cement, Glass, and Allied Mineral Industries (1975)
Emissions and air quality control for limiting asbestos fiber dust exposure in asbestos industry, mining, milling, etc. Air and water pollution.
Skil Saws Ad ertisement
Skil Saw Abrasi
e Disc for cutting asbestos cement sheets and compressed asbestos.
The Dictionary of Paper (1951)
Including Pulps, Boards, Paper Properties and Related Papermaking Terms.
Sonneborn Concrete Admixtures Waterproofing and Dampproofing Catalog (1947)
Hydrocide Mastic reinforced with asbestos.
Flintkote Waterproofing and Damproofing Products Catalog
No asbestos references.