News tagged with lead paint

Higher lead levels may lie just below soil surface

A newly published analysis of data from hundreds of soil samples from 31 properties around southern Rhode Island finds that the lead concentration in soil at the surface is not always a reliable indicator of the contamination ...

dateSep 18, 2013 in Environment
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Firm to pay $200K after importing lead-laden toys

(AP) -- A Massachusetts company has agreed to pay a $200,000 penalty to settle allegations it violated U.S. law when it imported Thomas and Friends, Curious George and Winnie the Pooh toys with high levels of lead.

dateFeb 05, 2010 in Health
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