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

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

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Artificial stone used to make kitchen and bathroom countertops has been linked to cases of death and irreversible lung injury in workers who cut, grind and polish this increasingly popular material. The fear is that thousands of workers in the United States who create countertops out of what's known …

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