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
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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
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
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