Lead Poisoning Prevention Week - 2015

October 25-31, 2015

LPPW 2015 IconNational Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

The National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week theme, "Lead-Free Kids for a Healthy Future," focused on the importance of the many ways parents can reduce a child's exposure to lead and prevent its serious health effects.

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Use the following to promote National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week:

Interested in learning more about lead from EPA, HUD and CDC?

  • Read the feed from the LPPW Twitter Townhall held on October 28, 2015 #LeadChat2015
  • Follow us @EPALive, @CDCEnvironment, @HUDgov

Lead Week Is International

Other Resources

Other federal agencies, such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), also conduct various education and awareness events during Lead Poisoning Prevention Week. 

To learn about lead and how to protect your family, contact the National Lead Information Center at 1 (800) 424-LEAD (5323) or visit epa.gov/lead.