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National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week is October 23-29th
October 24, 2011 – 11:14 AM | No Comment
National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week is October 23-29th

National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week is October 23-29th, 2011. ¬†Children under age 6 are most at risk for lead poisoning. ¬†You can prevent lead poisoning by getting your home tested, getting your child tested and …

Extremely High Levels of Lead Detected in Pilsen Air
April 1, 2011 – 12:28 PM | No Comment
Extremely High Levels of Lead Detected in Pilsen Air

MTO’s offices are located directly across the street from the Fisk Generating Station and very near Perez Elementary School.
New monitoring data obtained by the Tribune reveal that high levels of toxic lead frequently lingered …

Lead – FAQ
October 27, 2009 – 2:27 PM | No Comment
Lead – FAQ

What is lead poisoning?
Lead is a poison that impacts everyone, especially children ages 6 years and younger. Lead can harm the brain, nerves, kidneys, digestive system, hearing and cause muscle and joint problems. Even …