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Does pre-1960 Georgia Pacific blackboard contain asbestos?

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July 27, 2010 12:47AM

Prior to 1960 and for a while after that, blackboards were made of slate, a stone that is distinct from the kinds of stone that contain asbestos.

If you are concerned, the best thing to do is to have a sample collected by qualified people and analysed by a qualified laboratory.