Mr Fluffy: the cancerous legacy hidden in hundreds of Canberra homes

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The Guardian Paul Farrell 2 August 2014

A particularly dangerous form of loose asbestos insulation, known as Mr Fluffy, has created a public health crisis in Australia’s capita.    The story of Mr Fluffy spans decades. A lone operator by the name of Dirk Jansen began supplying home insulation across the territory in the early 1960s.

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