How much does NZ really know about the risks of lead?

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  • 1 NEWS published this video item, entitled “How much does NZ really know about the risks of lead?” – below is their description.

    When East Otago residents were told in February about high lead spikes in their water supply – it put the toxic metal back on our radar. But how much do you really know about the risks? Decades after phasing out lead in paint and petrol, lead exposure is still a public health issue.

    Young children are particularly vulnerable and the source of the poison could be in your home.

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