Workers Are Falling Ill, Even Dying, After Making Kitchen Countertops

Workers Are Falling Ill, Even Dying, After Making Kitchen Countertops
October 25, 2020 Greg Shue, AIA

This isn’t good. I suppose natural stone is best.

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/10/02/766028237/workers-are-falling-ill-even-dying-after-making-kitchen-countertops


Workers Are Falling Ill, Even Dying, After Making Kitchen Countertops

Irreversible lung disease has started to show up among young workers who cut, grind and polish countertops made of increasingly popular "engineered" stone. The material is more than 90% silica.


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