Lead Paint In Homes & Toys Threatens The Long-Term Health Of Children

  A child explores the world by touching, tasting, and putting things into its mouth.  However, sometimes these objects and materials contain dangerous and unseen contaminants such as lead.  Lead is a naturally occurring, et very toxic heavy metal, that can cause dangerous health problems when there is too much of it in our bodies.    For years, lead has been used as a major ingredient in home paint--- and even paint for children's toys as it has many qualities that make paint durable, colorful and inexpensive to Continue reading