EWG Action Fund /// Asbestos Nation
Science For Sale: Ford Spends $40M to Discredit Danger of Asbestos Brakes
Feb. 18, 2016
In 1971 Ford Motor Company decided that $1.25 per car was too much to spend on safer alternatives to asbestos brakes. Thirty years later, in the face of mounting lawsuits, Ford began spending millions for questionable studies trying to show that brake mechanics exposed to asbestos are not at increased risk of cancer.
Pennsylvania’s Asbestos Problem
Nov. 18, 2015