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Spongebob Address Book

Spongebob Address Book (Martins Design, 2007)

Hard to imagine that a harmless address book would make it onto a list of banned toys, but in 2007 that is exactly what happened to the fully licensed Spongebob Address Book. 11 more words


Portland Requires Contractors To Protect Neighbors From Lead Paint

Portland City Council closed a major loophole in regulations protecting children from exposure to lead in paint.

In a unanimous decision, the Portland City Council voted Thursday to require crews to limit the spread of lead dust and asbestos when they demolish homes built before 1978. 26 more words

OPB - Oregon Public Broadcasting

Public Advocate James Slams NYCHA Over Lead Paint Fiasco

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York City Public Advocate Letitia James slammed the city Housing Authority and its leadership over the weekend, saying they lied about lead paint inspections multiple times. 297 more words


Keeping Young Tenants Safe from Lead Paint

Lead paint has been banned in households since 1978. Because of its widespread use over the course of decades, there are still a large percentage of units that still contain lead paint. 154 more words

Department Of Health And Hygiene

Annual Safety Notice

Annual Safety Notices must be sent out to tenants in all buildings with three or more apartments. The notices constitute information on:

Department Of Health And Hygiene

Court Orders EPA To Revise Lead Paint Hazard Rules In 15 Months

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A federal appeals court in San Francisco Wednesday ordered the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to revise its standards on lead paint hazards to protect children within one year and three months. 497 more words