Asbestos tn the Construction Industry

CIM Bulletin, 1963


The economics of the asbestos mining industry of Canada, and the physical and chemical characteristics of asbestos fibre, as well as exploration, mining, milling and quality control methods, have been described by several authors in the past few years. The scope of this presentation is to survey the application of asbestos fibres in the major product groups of the construction industry in North America.
Keywords: Asbestos, Asbestos, Quebec, asphalt, Canadian, chrysotile, Dominion Bureau of Statistics, Asphalt, Canada, Canadian, Construction, Markets, Materials, Production, Quebec, Sheet