13 Feb 2017

Key Tonga buidlings being cleared of asbestos

From , 6:02 am on 13 February 2017

From this week a number of key buildings around Tonga are being closed to allow the removal of asbestos.

The Tonga Government's environmental officer Mafile'o Masi says the removal, being done through a European Union funded programme.

Don Wiseman asked Ms Masi how much asbestos needs to be removed.

A file photo of a sign warning about asbestos removal

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