"Canada blocks asbestos ban
UN Rotterdam treaty on toxic trade restrictions marred by Canada's stance on asbestos
Tuesday April 1st, 2008
Kathleen Ruff is founder of RightOnCanada.ca, a human rights website that supports citizen action. She was the former director of the B.C Human Rights Commission. Barry Castleman is an independent consultant in toxic substances control and author of several books, including most recently, Asbestos: Medical and Legal Aspects."