Leaded Vs. Unleaded
What Is Lead?
Lead is a chemical element in the carbon group with symbol Pb and atomic number 82.
What Is Lead Poisioning Caused By?
Lead poisoning is a type of metal poisoning and a medical condition in humans and other vertebrates caused by increased levels of the heavy metal lead in the body.
Where Is Lead Found?
Lead can be found in all parts of our environment the air, the soil, the water, and even inside our homes. Like homes that were built before the 1970's have paint with lead in them like if your paint starts falling off and a child starts picking with it or eating it is because they don't know better then they will get sick and may die from it.
Who Is At Risk?
Lead is particularly dangerous to children.Adults also may be exposed to lead.
What Are Symptoms OF Lead?
Development Delay,Learning Difficulties,Irritability,Loss of appetite,Weight Loss,Sluggishness and fatigue,Abdominal pain, Vomiting,Constipation,Hearing Loss.