Thousands of North Carolina residents have been exposed to hazardous asbestos fibers in some form. Not only is the state home to naturally-occurring asbestos, it is also home to many power plants, military bases, steel mills and shipyards (industries known for their usage of asbestos-containing materials in years past).

Please note: This is not an exhaustive list of exposure sites in North Carolina. Ward Black Law has helped former employees of the following companies, and many other companies across the state recover compensation for diseases from asbestos exposure.

  • Burlington Industries Greensboro Finishing Plant — Greensboro, NC
  • Burlington Industries Enterprise Plant — Greensboro, NC
  • Burlington Industries Doyle St. Plant / Burlington Formed Fabrics — Greensboro, NC
  • Cone Mills Proximity Mill — Greensboro, NC
  • Cone Mills Revolution Mill — Greensboro, NC
  • Cone Mills White Oak Mill — Greensboro, NC
  • Miller Brewery — Eden, NC
  • American Tobacco Plant — Reidsville, NC
  • Western Electric/AT&T Plant — Burlington, NC
  • Duke Power Riverbend Steam Plant — Mount Holly, NC
  • Duke Power Allen Steam Plant — Belmont, NC
  • Duke Power Marshall Steam Plant — Terrell/Catawba, NC
  • Duke Power Buck Steam Plant — Spencer/Salisbury, NC
  • Duke Power McGuire Nuclear Plant — Cowan’s Ford, NC
  • Duke Power Cowan’s Ford Hydro Plant — Huntersville, NC
  • Duke Power Belews Creek Steam Plant — Walnut Cove, NC
  • Celanese Experimental Plant/Lab — Charlotte, NC
  • Celanese/Fiber Industries / Hoechst Fibers / Hoechst Celanese — Salisbury/Fiberton, NC/Shelby, NC
  • Westinghouse Turbine Plant / Westinghouse “Bomb” Plant — Charlotte, NC
  • Carolina Paperboard Corp. Plant — Charlotte, NC
  • Cannon Mills — Kannapolis, NC
  • Cannon Mills — Concord, NC
  • Southern Dye/Sodyeco/Sandoz/Martin Marietta/Clariant Plant #32 — Mount Holly, NC
  • H.K. Porter/Southern Asbestos (Thermoid Division) — Charlotte, NC
  • Union Carbide Eveready Plant — Charlotte, NC
  • R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Plants — Winston Salem, NC
  • Schlitz / Stroh’s Brewery Can Plant — Winston Salem, NC
  • Western Electric /AT&T — Winston-Salem, NC
  • Pittsburgh Plate Glass / PPG — Lexington, NC/Shelby, NC
  • Carolina Container Corporation — High Point, NC
  • Ecusta Paper Mill— Brevard, NC
  • Champion Paper — Canton, NC
  • Dayco — Waynesville, NC
  • American Thread Co., Inc.- Marion and Brevard, NC
  • DuPont Plants — Brevard, NC/Wilmington, NC/Kinston, NC/Rock Hill, SC
  • Weyerhaeuser Plants — Plymouth NC, New Bern, NC


Contact a North Carolina Asbestos & Mesothelioma Lawyer

At Ward Black Law, our attorneys have more than 20 years’ experience seeking justice for people with mesothelioma, lung cancer and other asbestos-related diseases. Our trusted law firm and experienced team of asbestos exposure lawyers have successfully represented more than 1,000 people with asbestos-related diseases, many of whom worked in plants and mills across North Carolina.

If you’ve been exposed to asbestos, call or text our North Carolina mesothelioma and asbestos disease lawyers today at 1-800-531-9191. You may also reach Ward Black Law online here.