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Fort Worth Program Keeping Kids Safe From Lead

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – There’s a danger lurking in some North Texas homes, hiding in plain sight and targeting children. Now the City of Fort Worth is stepping in to help and educate. 296 more words


Yard Plans and lead stairs and flooring update


The appointment for checking our house over for lead went well. The guys couldn’t believe this house was as old as it is – its been almost completely remodeled after all (before us). 592 more words

Pier 1 Imports recalls Temani Wicker Furniture due to lead paint

Pier 1 Imports has issued a recalls of bout 2,500 (in addition, about 75 units sold in Canada) pieces of Temani Wicker Furniture due to a violation of the federal lead paint standard. 177 more words


Lead Test Warning

Has your child had a lead test in the past three years?

Then he might need to be tested again.

The FDA, CDC, and AAP are warning about a possible problem with lead tests that have been done on children since 2014. 613 more words


Equivalent to Three Granules of Sugar

That’s the amount of lead it takes to poison a child. One milligram of dust. What’s in your home? At your child’s school? When was that old bookcase in the corner painted? 251 more words

Childhood Lead Poisoning

What every parent needs to know about lead poisoning

1. Why is lead harmful?

Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention

Lead can damage a child’s brain and nervous system. It’s especially dangerous for unborn children and children under age 6, because their rapidly developing bodies absorb more lead. 581 more words

Childhood Lead Poisoning

Homeowners Nationwide Complain About Home Depot's Lazy Lead Paint Removal

The Home Depot’s lead paint removal business is currently the subject of a federal criminal investigation, with homeowners around the country complaining that high-priced contractors hired through the retailer used unsafe practices that endangered lives. 355 more words

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