Tell Congress: Americans Need the Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now (ARBAN) Act
Send a Letter to Help Ban Asbestos and Save Lives (in Less Than 60 Seconds)
Asbestos is a known carcinogen that kills tens of thousands of people a year but is still legal in the United States of America. Join our movement and urge Congress to ban asbestos imports and use by quickly sending a letter to your elected officials.
Step 1: Enter your name and address and click the "Start Writing" button.
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What's in the Letter?
We urge Congress to take action and protect American public health from the hazards of asbestos by passing the bicameral Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now (ARBAN) Act. If you want to write your own message, please stick to the facts (and ask them to pass ARBAN).
Important Facts About Asbestos:
- Each year, over 40,000 Americans die from asbestos-related cancers and respiratory diseases.
- There is no safe level of exposure to this toxic substance.
- The asbestos-caused death rate continues to rise.
- Imports of raw asbestos are also increasing.
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