The analysis of soil, paint, and house dust for lead contamination

@inproceedings{Howden1996TheAO,
  title={The analysis of soil, paint, and house dust for lead contamination},
  author={Stephan Howden and Claudio A. Schneider and Zoe A. Grosser},
  year={1996}
}
Exposure to lead can be hazardous to human health, even at very low exposure levels, especially for children who have heightened susceptibility because of their immature neurological systems. Analytical monitoring of many matrices are necessary to define and monitor potential lead exposure. In this paper we examine the lead content of soil, paint, and house dust collected on wet wipes. The performance of the method is defined with known materials and real samples are analyzed to demonstrate the… CONTINUE READING

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