Let’s Get #LeadFree: TEST IT!

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“What’s a SAFE LEAD LEVEL for my family & me?
NONE! Lead’s poison!
Let’s get LEAD FREE!”

The first step toward a #LeadSafe home is TESTING both your home and your family, to find out what kind of lead contamination you’re exposed to!

For more info on home lead test kits, see the EPA’s resources here:

See also the CDC’s posted information here:
Blood Lead Levels in Children >>
And this short PDF: “Five things you can do to help lower your child’s lead level” >>

For more about blood lead level testing for kids, see:

“My state mandates ALL kids test at ages 1 & 2…”: See the relevant NH law here:

Lead Paint Alert!
By Marek Bennett

Artwork (CC) September 2021 by: Marek Bennett / COMICS WORKSHOP // “Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)” // creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0

Upper Valley Lake Sunapee Regional Planning Commission

This material is based upon work supported under a grant by the Rural Utilities Service, United States Department of Agriculture. Any opinions, findings, & conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are solely the responsibility of the authors & do not necessarily represent the official views of the Rural Utilities Service. ​UVLSRPC is an equal opportunity employer.

Published by Marek

Cartoonist, musician, teacher.

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