Laws Are The Most Effective Way To Eliminate Exposure To Lead Paint

“Legally binding control measures can include statutes, regulations, and/or mandatory technical standards establishing a binding, enforceable limit on lead in paint with penalties for non-compliance. For brevity, these are referred to in this document as ‘lead paint laws’. Regulatory controls on a range of sources of lead exposure have been demonstrated to protect public health, …

Health Effects Of Lead Poisoning On Children

“Lead exposure can have serious consequences for the health of children. At high levels of exposure, lead attacks the brain and central nervous system to cause coma, convulsions and even death. Children who survive severe lead poisoning may be left with mental retardation and behavioural disorders. At lower levels of exposure that cause no obvious …

Consumer watchdog calls for lead regulation

CAP and the International Pollutants Elimination Network’s joint TEST FINDINGS on LEAD IN SPRAY PAINTS were reported in The Vibes  (28 October 2020). Check out the details in the report below. https://www.thevibes.com/articles/news/4202/consumer-watchdog-calls-for-lead-regulation? UN Environment Programme World Health Organization (WHO) IPEN: for a toxics-free future For more info on “Lead and Your Ill Health”, get the …