Posts Tagged ‘Donald Trump’

Russian asbestos company using Trump images to market products

19 Jul 2018 by under News

asbestos Trump Russia Facebook image OAO 100x100 Russian asbestos company using Trump images to market productsA Russian company is using images of President Trump and citing former Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator Scott Pruitt to market its cancer-causing products on social media.

, which operates a giant asbestos mine in the Ural Mountains, stamped pallets of products with a seal donning Trump’s face and the text “Approved by Donald Trump, 45th President of the United States,” then posted photos of the stamped pallets on its Facebook page. “Donald is on our side,” the company’s photo captions said. (more…)


ADAO president and CEO Linda Reinstein debunks Donald Trump’s asbestos conspiracy theory

17 Jun 2016 by under News

Donald Trump 100x100 ADAO president and CEO Linda Reinstein debunks Donald Trumps asbestos conspiracy theory There is no denying the link between asbestos and the multitude of reported illnesses it has caused, including the fatal cancer . However, presidential candidate Donald Trump was recently called out by the news organization Mother Jones for his odd asbestos conspiracy theory:

“I believe that the movement against asbestos was led by the mob, because it was often mob-related companies that would do the asbestos removal,” Trump claimed in his 1997 book, The Art of the Comeback. “Great pressure was put on politicians, and as usual, the politicians relented. Millions of truckloads of this incredible fireproofing material were taken to special ‘dump sites’ and asbestos was replaced by materials that were supposedly safe but couldn’t hold a candle to asbestos in limiting the ravages of fire.” (more…)