Asbestos (crocidolite)

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Blue asbestos (crocidolite) from the now closed mine at Wittenoom, Western Australia. The fibrous nature of the mineral is apparent.

Author: John Hayman

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rID: 8732
Case created: 26th Feb 2010
Last edited: 24th Nov 2015
System: Chest
Tag: photo
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