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Know Where Lead May Be Hiding

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Lead is a metal that is in many household products. It may be in old paint, gasoline, and dishware. Lead may also be in contaminated water. Lead poisoning is harmful to human health and should be avoided. Learn more about lead exposure on the NIEHS website.
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