Knowing what you are dealing with can be very helpful in fully understanding your situation, and the ways to remedy your asbestos problems.  Below are some useful links to learn more about Asbestos, and Asbestos Abatement.

EPA Asbestos Overview

Asbestos Material Uses

What is Asbestos, and How to Deal with it (Commonwealth of Massachusetts)

Massachusetts Asbestos Guidelines

Massachusetts state database of Asbestos projects