Common Sources of Lead

Lead in Foods and Brightly-Colored Spices from outside the USA


Deteriorated Lead Paint

Lead Fishing Weights

Lead in Children's Jewelry

Lead in Furniture Painting/Refinishing

Lead in Glazed Pottery and in Containers made outside of the USA

Lead Found in Chapulines (Fried Grasshoppers)

Lead in Cosmetics (Surma, Kohl, Khali)

Lead in Sindoor

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