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Posted on November 30, 2020 In Heavy Metals and Health

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) have published information on how to protect yourself & others from COVID-19.   One of the most effective ways to […]

Posted on November 23, 2020 In Heavy Metals and Health, Heavy Metals in the News

  A recent environmental impact study revealed that the majority of pollutants found near U.S. roadways did not come from tailpipes, but instead from brake […]

A shooting range in Orlando has paid $8,551 in OSHA fines for safety violations having to do with lead.  This was actually a settlement of […]

Posted on October 11, 2019 In Heavy Metals and Health, Heavy Metals in the News

Another new law in regards to heavy metals & safety has been introduced to California.  Assembly Bill 35 ensures that workers who are exposed to […]

Posted on October 4, 2019 In Heavy Metals and Health, Heavy Metals in the News

California now has the strictest limits in the U.S. on the amount of lead & cadmium allowed in jewelry sold in the state.  Bipartisan legislation […]

Nonprofit publication Capital & Main has reported that a building which housed a shooting range, as well as a children’s’ gymnastics center has closed due […]

Posted on September 27, 2019 In Heavy Metals and Health

A recent study in the UK found harmful levels of toxic metals in some types of painted glassware.  The samples were purchased new or acquired […]

Posted on September 13, 2019 In Heavy Metals and Health, Uncategorized

Jaclyn Bowen, the Executive Director of Clean Label Project (a non-profit focused on health and transparency in consumer product labeling) recently posted an article providing […]

Posted on September 6, 2019 In Heavy Metals and Health

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has a handy guide for eating fish and identifying the types that are lower in mercury.  Fish are […]

National Public Radio (NPR) published an informative article last year in regards to the hazards of lead dust at firing ranges.  In the high-speed photograph […]