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Lead Paint Dangerous to Children Found in 15 African Countries, including Kenya.

For immediate release: 27th October 2017 For more information: Griffins Ochieng, CEJAD, +254 726 931318, ogriffins@cejadkenya.org         Lead Paint Dangerous to Children Found in 15 African Countries, including Kenya. Lead Exposure Can Cause Permanent Brain Damage   Nairobi, Kenya (27th October 2017). Decorative paints containing levels of lead dangerous to children is..

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New Study Shows Many Kenyan Paints Still Contain High Lead Levels

For Immediate Release: 27 June 2017 For More Information: Griffins Ochieng, CEJAD, +254 726 931318, ogriffins@yahoo.com                                         Jeiel Guarino, IPEN, +46 31 7995930, jeielguarino@ipen.org                                          Sara Brosché, IPEN, +46 31 7995900, sarabrosche@ipen.org New Study Shows Many Kenyan Paints Still Contain High Lead Levels Nairobi, Kenya (27 June 2017). More than 70 percent of the paint..

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Mercury Pollution Costs Billions in Lost Earning Potential in Kenya

For immediate release: Nairobi, 19th June 2017 Mercury Pollution Costs Billions in Lost Earning Potential in Kenya New analysis finds significant mercury exposures near sources named in the Minamata Convention Nairobi, 19th June 2017: Mining communities Kenya are losing more than 174 -342 billion shilling in earning potential every year due to mercury contamination, according..

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Press Release: Recycling contaminates plastic children’s toys with toxic chemicals from electronic waste

For immediate release: Nairobi, 19th April 2017   Recycling contaminates plastic children’s toys with toxic chemicals from electronic waste   A new global survey finds that recycling plastics containing toxic flame retardant chemicals found in electronic waste results in contamination of the world’s best-selling toy along with other children’s products. Ironically, the chemical contaminants can..

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