by Jeffrey C. May — May Indoor Air for Healthy Indoors Magazine Oct-Nov 2018 edition Up until 1978, nearly all exterior paints and most interior wood-trim paints contained lead pigment. Of all the environmental hazards in homes, lead paint is one of the most serious. Lead-poisoned children number in the tens of thousands and
Leonard N. Fleming, The Detroit News Published 8:48 p.m. ET July 11, 2018 | Updated 10:29 a.m. ET July 12, 2018 — Flint — On a west side street that shows sparks of hope but more signs of despair, Crystal Allen recently watched an earth-moving machine dig for lead and iron water pipelines. While many residents in
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Water taps at three San Francisco schools have been turned off after samples were found to contain lead levels above federal safety standards, according to school district officials. The San Francisco Chronicle identified the three schools as West Portal and Malcolm X elementary schools and San Francisco International High School.
The Environmental Information Association National Conference at Rosen Shingle Creek, Orlando, FL, March 26-29, 2017 Chevy Chase, MD – EIA invites you to join them in Orlando, March 26-29, 2017, to the only conference you’ll need all year. The Annual EIA Conference & Exposition is the source for information on mold identification and remediation,
The January digital edition of Healthy Indoors Magazine’s cover story is on Mold: Sorting the Facts from the Fiction. This issue also has timely articles on Radon and Lead, along with all the other valuable monthly features and information you’ve come to expect! Click here to read the January 2017 Digital Edition now!
Are You Planning to Buy or Rent a Home Built Before 1978? Did you know that many homes built before 1978 have lead-based paint? Lead from paint, chips, and dust can pose serious health hazards. Read this entire brochure to learn: • How lead gets into the body • About health effects of lead •
DayByon McIntyre, 2, reacts after the fact as a Multnomah County Health Department worker draws his blood for lead testing. The second of two lead testing clinics put on by the Multnomah County Health Department took place Tuesday night at Creston. By Molly Harbarger | The Oregonian/OregonLive Email the author | Follow on Twitter on