Asbestos, a Canadian Mining Town, Votes to Detoxify Its Name

The Quebec town is home to one of the world’s largest former asbestos mines. Residents voted to rename the town Val-des-Sources, or Valley of the Springs.

Asbestos, a Canadian Mining Town, Votes to Detoxify Its Name
The Quebec town is home to one of the world’s largest former asbestos mines. Residents voted to rename the town Val-des-Sources, or Valley of the Springs.