Tag Archives: lead safe America

Lead is a Really Big Problem

There is no safe level of lead. And yet companies are allowed to do their own testing and reporting in regards to levels of lead in their products. The consumer safety measures that are in place are not enough, in … Continue reading

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Protected: Cosmetics = Lead

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Diaper Drive for Flint

I wrote before about how cloth diapers washed in Flint’s lead contaminated water are not safe. I am involved in the effort to get disposables and new cloth diapers to the families impacted and the donations have started coming in. … Continue reading

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Diapers for Flint

Has everyone heard that Flint, Michigan has water that caused the lead pipes to leach? This is causing rashes, illness, and lead contamination. A lot of flint is below the poverty line and the city has been through a lot. … Continue reading

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Lead Safe America: Portland Schools Petition

As I am mentally preparing to move to Portland in a couple years for school, I am virtually scoping out the joint. I will have to know how to commute (turns out no one knows how to drive in snow … Continue reading

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