Simple Steps To Protect Your Family
From Lead Hazards
If you think your home has high levels of lead:
◆ Get your young children tested for lead, even if they seem healthy.
◆ Wash children’s hands, bottles, pacifiers, and toys often…
Where Lead-Based Paint Is Found
Many homes built before 1978 have leadbased paint. The federal government banned lead-based paint from housing in 1978. Some states stopped its use even earlier. Lead can be found:
◆ In homes in the city, country, or suburbs.
◆ In apartments, single-family homes, and both private and public housing…
Identifying Lead Hazards
Lead-based paint is usually not a hazard if it is in good condition, and it is not on an impact or friction […] Read more