Workers Exposed to Asbestos
The company was formed in Philadelphia in the year 1921 as an industrial contractor and supplier of insulation materials. The Philadelphia Asbestos Corporation collaborated with a wide range of industries, the company preferring to address directly businesses and not the consumer market. Nowadays, the company has factories in New Jersey, Georgia and North Carolina. At that time, their most sought after products were the insulation materials containing asbestos fibers. One of Pacor’s leading business partners was Johns Manville, another company that heavily used asbestos for its roofing products.