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The Facts on Lead Based Paint

Posted on December 1, 2016

Before the 1970’s many household paints contained lead – the reason being that it helped to speed up drying times and kept away moisture. We now know that lead-based paints are toxic if inhaled or ingested; and in 1978, lead was banned as an ingredient in household paints. The concern surrounding lead-based paint is that… more