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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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Push to Phase-out Life Threatening Leaded Paint in Kenya Nairobi, 28 October 2015 – Paints that contain lead pose a great risk of lead poisoning, especially for children and pregnant women.  When lead paint used in homes, schools and playgrounds deteriorates over time, children may inhale or ingest lead through household dust, paint chips or..

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