Examination of lead concentrations in new decorative enamel paints in four countries with different histories of activity in lead paint regulation.

@article{Clark2014ExaminationOL,
  title={Examination of lead concentrations in new decorative enamel paints in four countries with different histories of activity in lead paint regulation.},
  author={Courtney Clark and Abhay Kumar and Piyush Mohapatra and Prashant Rajankar and Zuleica Nycz and Amalia Hambartsumyan and Lydia Astanina and Sandy M Roda and Caroline Lind and William Menrath and Hongying Peng},
  journal={Environmental research},
  year={2014},
  volume={132},
  pages={
          233-43
        }
}
Paints with high lead concentrations (ppm) continue to be sold around the world in many developing countries and those with economies in transition representing a major preventable environmental health hazard that is being increased as the economies expand and paint consumption is increasing. Prior lead paint testing had been performed in Brazil and India and these countries were selected to examine the impact of a new regulatory limit in Brazil and the impact of efforts of non-governmental… CONTINUE READING

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