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Angie’s List is marking National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week by raising awareness and reminding contractors, regulators and consumers that each have a hand in the solution. INDIANAPOLIS,
DALLAS, October 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds "2014 Market Research Report on Global and China Solder paste Industry", "2014 Market Research Report on
A study led by University of Florida geology researcher George D. Kamenov showed that trace amounts of lead in modern and historical human teeth can give clues about where they came from.
Emotional and behavioral problems show up even with low exposure to lead, and as blood lead levels increase in children, so do the problems.
Elevated blood lead levels appear to be associated with teacher-reported behavioral problems in a study of preschool children in China.
Childhood lead exposure costs Michigan residents an estimated $330 million annually, and a statewide remediation program to eliminate the source of most lead poisoning would pay for itself in three years.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Residents of St. Petersburg, Florida have lost control over the management of hazardous waste from shooting ranges.
NICO deposit contains 12% of global bismuth reserves Issued Capital: 150,526,976 LONDON, ON, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Fortune Minerals Limited (TSX: FT) (OTCQX:
COMPANIES MUST PAY TO REMOVE LEAD AFFECTING CHILDREN FROM HOMES IN 10 CALIF CITIES AND COUNTIES; ALEXANDER SAYS, "Verdict will prevent lead poisoning of children from paint in their homes.
Lead is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Pb (L. Plumbum) and atomic number 82. A soft, heavy, toxic and malleable poor metal, lead is bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes to dull gray when exposed to air. Lead is used in building construction, lead-acid batteries, bullets and shot, and is part of solder, pewter, and fusible alloys. Lead has the highest atomic number of all stable elements. (But see the article on Bismuth, which has a half life so long it can...
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