Infographic: Asbestos Timeline

Have you ever wondered when people began using asbestos in different products? It might surprise you to learn that ancient Egyptians, Persians, and Romans thought the naturally-occurring substance was perfect for textiles, pottery, and more.

Take a look at our Asbestos Timeline for a better look at how asbestos was used throughout time:


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