lead contamination

Rescuers are unsure what caused the bird's problems.
He'll have to do better than a whirlwind trip to fix the lead crisis in East Chicago, Indiana.
"This just feels like a violation of the compact between government and the public to protect us."
In 2011, they were told their development was safe. Now, their kids are told not to play outside.
One year later after firm evidence of the health crisis brought about by stunningly bad judgment in every level of government
The communities of faith, human service providers, civil rights, labor, and other advocates for low-income people represented in the Coalition on Human Needs call upon you to exercise leadership by taking these steps.
The new round of testing appears to be a response to activist pressure.
The CDC says cases of Legionnaires' disease have quadrupled in the last 15 years. But the easiest fix remains strictly voluntary.
Drinking water at the schools had been contaminated with lead.
Scientists say tube-shaped microbots may be an effective and economical way to clean up our water.
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Communities across the country have been dealing with lead issues for years -- but they've always fallen on a deaf ear. Flint is simply the perfect storm. There's this false sense of security that we've all been lulled into, and only now are people actually waking up to reality.