More than half a million U.S. children are now believed to have lead poisoning, roughly twice the previous high estimate, health officials reported Thursday.… Continue Reading . . .
Southeast Lead Consultants was formerly known as Exposing Lead. Exposing Lead has been providing quality lead paint testing since 2007. In 2013, we decided to broaden our business. Southeast Lead Consultants is what landed on top. We will continue to provide high quality service and inspections. As always we will continue to guarantee our services. Southeast Lead Consultants, provides testing across the Southeast including, Georgia, South Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee, and Florida. We often hear from our customers that few companies will provide lead testing for residential homes. … Continue Reading . . .
Since the government lowered the threshold for lead poisoning last year, the number of at-risk children has doubled from previous high estimates. High levels of lead in the blood can cause organ damage, low IQ and death.
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Lead poisoning can occur from drinking tainted water, as well as exposure to paint, dust and soil from old homes or industrial worksites.