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English translation: chrysotile or crocidolite

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10:19 Jun 28, 2007
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Transport / Transportation / Shipping / use of asbestos in shypyards
Italian term or phrase: capisolite
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mar69
Local time: 14:09
English translation:chrysotile or crocidolite
Explanation:
These are 2 kinds of asbestos. I believe they were widely used commercially in the period indicated.
http://www.richmond.gov.uk/asbestos_leaflet_and_list
At any rate, you could just put "asbestos sheet/ing" for lack of something better, making sure to make note of it with the client.
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chrysotile or crocidolite


Explanation:
These are 2 kinds of asbestos. I believe they were widely used commercially in the period indicated.
http://www.richmond.gov.uk/asbestos_leaflet_and_list
At any rate, you could just put "asbestos sheet/ing" for lack of something better, making sure to make note of it with the client.


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