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Main Living Areas
Things to look for in the main living areas or bedrooms of your home.
Do you see chipped or peeling paint on windows, windowsills, doors and/or door frames?
Do you see areas where painted windows or doors could rub together and create dust?
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Household Items Carrying Lead Exposure Risk
Painted toys, especially older toys
Painted furniture, especially older furniture
Plumbing products such as pipes and fixtures
Cookware, including food or liquid containers made of lead crystal, lead-glazed pottery or porcelain
Traditional (folk) medicines
Imported spices, including:
Jobs & Hobbies Carrying Lead Exposure Risk
Renovating and painting
Refinishing old furniture
Auto body work
Working with stock cars (weights used in stock cars)
Hunting (shot and reloading lead ammunition)
Fishing (fishing sinkers and jigs)
Stained glass (came and solder)
Making pottery (dyes and glazes)