Lead Removal Fort Lauderdale, a blog published by Jason Irsay, LLC, features posts about the dangers of lead exposure, lead remediation efforts, lead removal stories from across the United States and more.
Across the country and across the state, past industrial use and business use of properties has left sites dangerously contaminated. The Environmental Protection Agency has listed many locations on its list of Superfund sites and National Priorities List sites due to the presence of lead and other heavy metals, which have permeated the soil at … Continue reading Lead Contamination a Problem at Sites Across the State
Lead-based paints, once commonly used to coat buildings, may cause the contamination of soil in communities across the country. Recent news stories have described lead contamination in Oakland and elsewhere. Lead-based paints, banned in the late 1970s, coated older buildings for years. As the paint on these buildings deteriorates, it can leach lead into surrounding … Continue reading Lead Contamination in Soil can Impact South Florida Communities
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Past investigations have found elevated lead levels at some public housing facilities and some playgrounds.