Month: February 2016

Asbestos Widely Used During South Florida’s Growth in 20th Century

During the 20th Century, South Florida’s population greatly expanded, and this population growth necessitated rapid building of homes, stores, apartment complexes, shopping malls, libraries and other structures. Unfortunately, much of the construction of the last century incorporated asbestos, a substance acclaimed for its durability, heat resistance and insulation capabilities. Unbeknownst to builders, this “wonder” substance Read More …