Jean Prentice

Jean had a working life dominated by asbestos starting with an MSc Thesis in 1967, then R&D at Cape Asbestos Fibres Company and, after joining McCrone’s at the beginning of 1977, every possible aspect: research, teaching, microscopy, site work (from routine sampling and surveying to forensic type investigations) plus many and varied expert witness appointments (criminal and civil, defence and prosecution).