10 reports

  • Company

Asbestos was the first material used in friction products.

  • Heavy Truck
  • Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd.
  • Akebono Group
  • Nisshinbo Group
  • Robert Bosch GmbH

However, the use of asbestos had been phased out because of its health hazards.

  • Heavy Truck
  • Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd.
  • Autoliv Inc.
  • Hitachi, Ltd.
  • Nissin Kogyo Group

The company is dealing with litigation surrounding injuries caused due to exposure to asbestos.

  • Heavy Truck
  • Bridgestone Corporation
  • Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
  • Michelin Group
  • Pirelli & C. S.p.A.

A class action lawsuit was filed against the company alleging that it conspired to hide and/ or destroy evidence of asbestos exposure to prevent lawsuits against the company.

  • Heavy Truck
  • United States
  • Faurecia Group
  • Johnson Matthey plc
  • Tenneco Inc.

Roll lining for motorcycle and light truck, ## tons/ year They have ## different qualities available: asbestos based semi-metallic non-asbestos and low-metallic non-asbestos.

  • Heavy Truck
  • China
  • Changan Automobile Group Corp.
  • Changhe Aeroplane Industry Corp.
  • Dongfeng Motor Group

Source: Company Website ## ##. ## ##. ## O T H E R K E Y P L A Y E R S Company name Founded Year Headquarters Description Everest Composites Pvt.

  • Heavy Truck
  • Motor Vehicle
  • Market Size
  • Crane Composites, Incorporated
  • Glasteel Inc.

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  • Heavy Truck
  • Road Transport
  • Transportation
  • Market Size
  • Daikin Industries, Ltd.

Meritor is also one of the key suppliers of bus and coach brakes in North America.

  • Heavy Truck
  • United States
  • World
  • Company
  • Meritor, Inc.

Revenue declines which impacted Adjusted EBITDA margin were more than offset by lower material costs and a favorable insurance recovery related to legacy asbestos liabilities.

  • Heavy Truck
  • North America
  • United States
  • Company Financials
  • Meritor, Inc.

For instance, silicone rubber has superseded asbestos in the manufacturing of gaskets and seals, due to the toxic nature of the latter.

  • Heavy Truck
  • Motor Vehicle
  • World
  • Market Size
  • Dana Holding Corporation