Why Lead Poisoning is Still a Crisis in 2017

A Reuters examination of lead testing results across the country found almost 3,000 areas with poisoning rates far higher than in tainted Flint, Michigan. Yet many of these lead hotspots are receiving little attention or funding. There are hundreds of thousands of people – including legislators – who wrongly believe lead poisoning is no longer…

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REPRINT: The thousands of U.S. locales where lead poisoning is worse than in Flint

We’re reprinting this article from Reuters to inform you of the lead poisoning crisis throughout the U.S. This article clearly examines the real story behind lead poisoning. We thank Reuters for writing so clearly about lead poisoning.  The thousands of U.S. locales where lead poisoning is worse than in Flint By M.B. Pell and Joshua…

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Where is Flint Now? An Update – Part 1

Though the water from faucets looks better, residents in Flint, Michigan are still skeptical that their water is clean and safe. Many people are still buying bottled water and numerous residents refuse to shower or bathe in the city’s water. Can you blame them? More than a year after government officials acknowledged that Flint’s water…

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