Ambushed at Home

Number 28486
Subject military
Source Reuters
Year 2018
Publication Date August 2018 to September 2018
Summary A Reuters investigation revealed a toxic scourge on some of America’s largest military installations, where failure to maintain privatized housing exposed children to lead, a toxin that can stunt brain development and cause lifelong impairment.
Category Philip Meyer Contest entry
Keywords lead poisoning, lead contamination, toxic chemicals, environmental reporting, military bases, military, health risks, public safety, Environmental Protection Agency
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