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The Lead Busters Club

  Ms. Marble  

Ms. Marble's

Advice

Here is what   Ms. Marble   Ms. Marble says:


"First, you need to learn where to find lead
in our
  Neighborhood  neighborhood."
  • Lead   Can of paint and paintbrush  paint may be on old   Windows  windows and old   Doors  doors."
  • Lead   Can of paint and paintbrush  paint may be on old   Stairs  stairs and railings."
  • Lead paint may be on old   Porches  porches."
  • Lead   Can of paint and paintbrush  paint   Dust from dried paint  dust and   Dried paint flakes flakes may be in places where workers are fixing old houses."
  • Lead paint   Dust from dried paint  dust and   Dried paint flakes flakes may be in the dirt around old houses."



"Now here's what you can do to be safe
from lead," says   Ms. Marble Ms. Marble.

  • "Never, never touch paint   Dried paint flakes flakes."
  • "Never, never touch paint   Dust from dried paint  dust."
  • "Ask a grownup to wash away lead paint   Dried paint flakes flakes and   Dust from dried paint  dust with a damp soapy rag."
  • "Wash your   Hands  hands before you eat and after you play."
  • "Leave your   Shoes  shoes at the door and wear   Socks  socks or   Slippers  slippers in your house."
  • "Eat healthy foods, like lowfat   Milk  milk and   Yogurt  yogurt,   Fruits  fruits and   Veggies  vegetables,   Beans  beans, and lean   Meat  meat."


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