Nanofibres used to make sports equipment and nappies ‘can be just as dangerous as asbestos’

They can be similar in shape to asbestos  fibres, which have been linked to lung cancers such as  mesothelioma By Charles Walford PUBLISHED:10:30 EST, 24  August 2012| UPDATED:10:31 EST, 24 August 2012 Tiny fibres made by the nanotechnology  industry could be as dangerous as asbestos if they are inhaled, say  researchers. Nanofibres are found in…