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AcronymDefinition
ASBAsbestos
ASBAddiction Services Board (Miami, FL)
ASBAarhus School of Business (Aarhus, Denmark)
ASBAssociated Student Body
ASBAnti-Social Behaviour
ASBAccounting Standards Board (UK FRC)
ASBArbeiter Samariter Bund (German medical help organisation)
ASBAustrian Soccer Board
ASBAlternative Spring Break (various schools)
ASBAmerican Solutions for Business (various locations)
ASBAccounting for Small Business (various locations)
ASBActuarial Standards Board
ASBAdvertising Standards Bureau (Australia)
ASBAlliant Small Business (US DOL)
ASBAssociate in Specialized Business (various locations)
ASBAssociated Services for the Blind
ASBAuditing Standards Board
ASBAmerican Society of Baking
ASBAmerican Savings Bank
ASBAnime Style Battling (gaming)
ASBActive Sub-Bass System
ASBAdvanced System Bus
ASBAppraisal Standards Board
ASBAlabama State Bar (Montgomery, AL)
ASBAnnual Statistical Bulletin (various organizations)
ASBArchives of Sexual Behavior (International Academy of Sex Research)
ASBAmerican Society of Biomechanics
ASBAviation Support Battalion
ASBAlcatel Shanghai Bell (China)
ASBAsiantaeth Safonau Bwyd (Welsh: Food Standards Agency; UK)
ASBArts and Sciences Building (various universities)
ASBAsiatic Society of Bombay (now Asiatic Society of Mubai; Mumbai, India)
ASBAmerican State Bank
ASBAdministrative Services Bureau (various locations)
ASBArmy Science Board
ASBAmsterdam Staff Band
ASBAnti-Sway Bar (vehicles)
ASBAsymptomatic Bacteriuria
ASBAuckland Savings Bank (New Zealand)
ASBAviation Safety Bureau (est. 1997)
ASBApostilb (seldom used measure of luminance)
ASBAmerican Shower & Bath
ASBAdvanced System Bus (AMBA architecture)
ASBArkansas School for the Blind
ASBA Step Beyond (Estate Sales, Chicago, IL)
ASBAmanah Saham Bumiputra (PNB-Malaysia)
ASBAsset-Backed Security
ASBAsynchronous Balanced Mode
ASBAdvanced System Buffering (Intel)
ASBAmerican Sleeve Bearing (Stafford Springs, CT)
ASBAssisted Spontaneous Breathing
ASBAmrita School of Business (India)
ASBNaval Advanced Support Base (US DoD)
ASBAlumni Society Board (various locations)
ASBAmerican Saddle Bred
ASBAustralian Society for Biomaterials
ASBAmerican Speakers Bureau
ASBAssociation Sportive Bayonnaise (French sports association)
ASBAlien Space Bats (science fiction)
ASBA Shade Better Inc (Charlottesville, VA)
ASBAct! Speak! Build! (Habitat for Humanity)
ASBAs Silence Breaks (band)
ASBAttention Seeking Behavior
ASBAeration Stabilization Basin
ASBAviation Support Branch (NOAA)
ASBArea Support Battalion
ASBAdaptive Sidelobe Blanker
ASBApplication Specific Bits
ASBAdvanced Strategic Bomb
ASBAssociation Sportive de Bondy (French sports association; est. 1978)
ASBAmerican Society for Biotechnology
ASBAir Staff Board
ASBAirborne Software Bulletin
ASBAdvanced Systems Buying
ASBAllaire Security Bulletin (software security)
ASBAbstract Selection Boss (Adobe)
ASBAustin Symphony Band (Austin, TX)
ASBAnesthesia Stand By
ASBAirbase Systems Branch
ASBAcademic Student Body (student government)
ASBAmicale Sportive Bortoise (Frnch sports club)
ASBAerobic Stabilization Basin
ASBAssociation Sportive Bretolienne (French sports association)
ASBAircraft Support Branch (NASA)
ASBAntenna Support Building
ASBApplication Support Branch (USMC)
ASBAmbient Standards Branch
ASBAdvanced Small Business
ASBAutomatic Stand-By
ASBArmy Supply Base
ASBAlarm Status Block
ASBAssociate of the New Zealand Speech Board
ASBAmerican Sky Broadcasting (News Corp. and MCI)
ASBAmeritech Small Business Services
ASBArbeiter-Samariter-Bund Deutschland eV (Cologne, Germany)
ASBAdvisory Service Bulletin (aviation)
ASBAuxiliary Steam Boiler
ASBAvrupa Serbest Bölgesý
ASBAfrikaanse Studente Bond (Afrikaans Student Association)
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In Letter Ruling (TAM) 9240004, for example, the IRS required the taxpayer to capitalize the costs it incurred, in response to regulatory standards, for the removal and replacement of asbestos insulation in manufacturing equipment.
Carl Griffiths, a spokesperson for the National Asbestos Helpline, says: "We want health professionals and people to be aware that asbestos can also cause lung cancer, as well as smoking.
com Asbestos-containing materials were used for a wide range of construction purposes in new and refurbished buildings until 1999, when all use of asbestos was banned.
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It said that one in five trades people in the North thought asbestos was no longer a serious problem.
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