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The Times of Trenton :  Opinion: Lead poisoning makes it hard to do well in reading, writing and arithmetic 

San Diego County web site:   Pictures of Jewelry containing high lead levels

THE BLADE   8/3/2014:     Get the lead out, Toledo, for kids’ sake

BusByway July 23, 2014:   Study Shows Link Between Lead Exposure and Emotional Problems in Children

MyFoxWausau Posted: July 15, 2014:  Lead found in Mosinee drinking water

Global NEWS May 20, 2014 : Unsafe levels of lead in Toronto tap water: report 

Today’s Parent Magazine has reported Lead Inspector™ as a “reputable” lead test kit on the market!

USGS, 6/16/14 - Well-Water for 80,000 New Hampshire Residents May contain Metals Exceeding Human Health Standards

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Prevent Childhood Lead Poisoning 

The Associated Press, November 26, 2013 - Most dangerous toys 2013 include lead-laced product, small items

The New York Times, October 16, 2013 - This Is Your Brain on Toxins

Natural Resources Defense Council, Smarter Living: Family Health – Lead In Her Lunchbox ?

WebMD - 5 Surprising Sources of Lead Exposure

Huffington Post, December 17, 2013 - Lead Paint Lawsuit: Judge Orders 3 Companies To Pay $1.1 Billion For Removal Services

CBS Chicago, November 14, 2013 – 2 Investigators: New Study Casts Doubt On Lead Testing In Tap Water

Deadly levels of lead in ladies handbagsNovember 16, 2013 by Jonathan Landsman

National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week – October 20 – 26, 2013  “Lead-Free Kids for a Healthy Future”

Children’s Jewelry, October 3, 2013 - Walmart Jewelry Found To Contain High Levels of Lead

CDC advisers call for less allowable lead, September 2013 - Here’s what you can do to protect your child now

Environmental Protection Agency: Protect Your Family (from lead)

June 13, 2013: Lead Poisoning Now Affects 1 In 38 Children, Details

MAYO CLINIC Lead Information: Lead Poisoning

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development  - About Lead-Based Paint

Listen to an NPR interview about Abotex Lead Test Kits: Testing Toys For Lead

Global Lead Advice and Support Service (GLASS) : Great site with lots of LEAD information, located in Australia. Click HERE

March 15, 2013: Lead Poisoning And The Middle Class: The Silent Epidemic That Doesn’t Discriminate

January 2013: Science Buddies science project: Get the Lead Out: Explore the Effects of pH on Lead Testing.

August 7, 2012: Consumer Product Safety Commission (lead content in children’s products): Total Lead Content

May 2012: The CDC lowered the limit for child lead poisoning from 10 mcg per deciliter to five.

Jan. 8, 2009: CPSC Clarifies Requirements of New Childrens Product Safety Laws Taking Effect in February 2009 – Guidance Intended for Resellers of Childrens Products, Thrift and Consignment Stores.

Aug. 2008: LEAD INSPECTOR™ Lead Test Kits rated as the #1 Lead Test Kit in the marketplace by a leading Consumer Reporting agency.

Jan. 7, 2008: Press Release! CARELINK Health of WV sends LEAD INSPECTOR™ Lead Test Kits to over 11,000 Medicaid Families to test Christmas toys for lead.

Dec. 2007: LEAD INSPECTOR™ was listed as a “Top Lead Test Kit” by a leading consumer reporting agency and is “a superior test for pink or red items because if those shades of paint bled onto a competitor’s swab, it might falsely appear to be positive” Many toys are pink or red which is a big concern.