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Asbestos in decorative plaster

Posted by D.D. on November 11th, 2002 12:24 PM
In reply to asbestos??? by Josephine on November 7th, 2002 11:28 AM [Go to top of thread]

If the plaster is original, it will be harmless lime and horsehair plaster. If any of it was added later (from about the forties to the early seventies), and is the decorative type which has a texture something like cottage cheese, there could be asbestos in it.

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