CBC Digital Archives CBC butterfly logo

CBC Archives has a new look: Please go to cbc.ca/archives to access the new site.

The page you are looking at will not be updated.

Canada’s biggest open pit asbestos mine closes

The Story


Residents of Asbestos, Que. protest the closing of the mines.

Medium: Television
Program: Canada Now
Broadcast Date: Nov. 27, 2002
Guest(s): Louise Moisan-Coulumbe, Yvon Vaillieres
Reporter: Lynda Calvert
Duration: 2:07

Asbestos: Magic Mineral or Deadly Dust? more