Number 12792
Subject Children
Source WTLV-TV (Jacksonville, Fla.)
Year 1995
Publication Date
Summary WTLV-TV's investigation into the lead poisoning of children in the Jacksonville area. The investigation found that 16 parks, including many school playgrounds contained dangerous amounts of lead. As a result, parks were shut down and all contaminated equipment will be replaced at a cost of $2.5 million. (Nov., Dec., 1995)
Keywords Yohn Hicken Sadler Contest entry City Health Department National Lead Institute National Safety Council paint 37 pgs. TAPE
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