lead poisoning

New rules instated after the Flint water crisis were heralded as the nation’s strictest, but lax enforcement and testing gaps mean all is not as it seems.
Joe Biden keeps saying “all” lead pipes will be removed.
Wildlife rescuer Ariel Cordova-Rojas said the 17-pound bird suffered from lead poisoning.
The former New York City mayor sided with landlords over kids of color in a long-forgotten battle that could dog him in 2020.
As celebrities arrived on the VMAs red carpet in New Jersey, demonstrators expressed their fury at the ongoing lead contamination problem.
Experts say it’s most effective to intervene before the age of 5.
Mayor Ras Baraka is facing calls to step down amid the crisis.
The New Jersey city discovered a small number of filters installed to remove lead were not functioning as effectively as expected.
Castro, a former Housing and Urban Development secretary, is the first presidential hopeful to announce a dedicated plan on the issue.
Lead exposure can impair brain function and cause miscarriages, and yet millions of lead pipes remain in use.