Health Monitoring, Risk Assessment, and the Blood-Lead Reference Value

Health Monitoring, Risk Assessment, and the Blood-Lead Reference Value

Testing for lead and arsenic has begun in Anaconda by the Association for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR). This will give officials a snapshot of how open the pathway between contaminant and resident. Local action levels for these poisons have remained the same for years, while the national benchmark set by the Center for Disease Control has been getting lower and lower.

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