Asbestos is term for a naturally occurring rock-forming mineral that has been has been minded extensively around the world and used for thousands of years.
What is asbestos?
Links & Resources
WorkSafe NZ - Asbestos
Asbestos Code of Practice
National Asbestos Register
WorkSafe - Asbestos Toolkit & Respiratory Protection
WorkSafe - Handy Hint Factsheets
WorkSafe - Where can asbestos be found
Asbestos Aware Website
Ministry of Health Website - Asbestos
New Zealand Demolition & Asbestos Association