Asbestos Exposure Sites in New Jersey
Our records contain 96 asbestos lawsuit exposure sites in New Jersey, though there are certainly more that have not been reported.
Asbestos in New Jersey
For decades, New Jersey buildings and products have used asbestos. Because of this, many New Jersey residents have been exposed to asbestos and are at risk for contracting mesothelioma cancer.
The symptoms of mesothelioma often take decades to appear, so New Jersey workers are at risk even if they were exposed to asbestos decades ago. Examples of New Jersey asbestos exposure sites include:
- New Jersey factories
- Powerplants in New Jersey
- Refineries or Chemical Plants in New Jersey
Below is a list of 96 known sites of asbestos exposure in New Jersey. Asbestos exposure is known to have occurred in at least 55 New Jersey cities, though the number is likely even higher.
The New Jersey city with the most asbestos exposure sites was New Brunswick, NJ, with 8 known sites contaminated by asbestos.