Tagged With Lead Poisoning

Toxic fallout from the Notre Dame Cathedral fire may have exposed 6,000 children to unsafe levels of lead


Amazon was caught selling toys containing dangerous levels of lead — including maracas with 411 times the legal lead limit


Newark's lead contamination crisis could be worse than Flint's. Residents say the city is handling it all wrong.



New Jersey’s largest city just handed out expired bottles of water to residents affected by the lead contamination crisis


New Jersey’s largest city is distributing bottled water — another sign that its water crisis may be mirroring Flint


A water crisis outside New York City has surpassed Flint, according to a pediatrician who helped uncover the Flint disaster



A battery plant released 3,500 tons of lead into Los Angeles. Now scientists have found lead in the baby teeth of local children.


Target is reportedly selling 'toxic' fidget spinners with potentially dangerous lead levels, but says it's fine because spinners aren't for children


An 11-year-old has become 'America's Top Young Scientist' for her sensor detecting lead in water


Fetal deaths rose 58% after Flint switched to lead-poisoned water


Thousands of Flint residents could lose their homes over unpaid water bills


1.2 million children likely suffer from lead poisoning in the US -- but half are undetected



This Bernie Sanders tweet about Flint's water crisis could be a big problem for Valeant


'We're heading in the right direction': Flint, Michigan appears to be turning the corner on its massive water crisis


New Jersey officials were just hit with lawsuit claiming they 'poisoned' thousands of students


300 union plumbers gave up their weekend to install water filters in Flint -- for free



This isn't the first time Flint has had a lead poisoning crisis


What happens when you're exposed to lead is frightening -- and it goes a long way in explaining why people in Flint are outraged


The water in Flint, Michigan, has been poisoning children -- now teachers are seeing the effects