Including Original "Paul H. Letters" Copyright © 1996-2018 Paul V. Heinrich - All rights reserved.

Sunday, 16 February 2014

Paper About Asbestos Ourcrops In Southern Nevada

Paper About Asbestos Ourcrops In Southern Nevada

Given the discussion about the Clear Creek Management
area in California, a paper discussing the concerns about
outcropping asbestos in southern Nevada was published
in the Science Society of America Journal in December.
This paper discusses the concerns about asbestos outcrops.
The PDF file of it is open access, which means anyone can
download it.

A newspaper article about it is:

Geologists discover naturally occurring asbestos fibers in
Southern Nevada. Las Vegas Review-Journal, Dec. 25, 2013,

The paper is:

Buck, B. J., D. Goossens. R. V. Metcal, B. McLaurin,
M. Ren and F. Freudenberger, 2013, Naturally Occurring
Asbestos: Potential for Human Exposure, Southern
Nevada, USA. Science Society of America Journal.
vol. 77, no. 6, pp. 2192-2204 doi:10.2136/sssaj2013.05.0183

The abstract is at:

The open-access PDF file is at


Paul H.