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  QUESTION: Soil Testing Kit, 16 May 2006, Canterbury New Zealand

I am preparing to do a science project for a science fair and would like to test soil in different locations in my area for lead contamination.

I need a kit set to do the test and would like some information as to how I could obtain this kits et, may be even in New Zealand.

Hope you will be able to give me some advice,

Nicholas Albers

ANSWER: 18 May 2006

Dear Nicholas,

I'm very sorry to take so long to reply. Do you still need the kit?

We can send you a soil testing kit specifically for lead. Comprehensive Kit $275 or $250 for LEAD Group members, Basic Kit $120 or $100 for LEAD Group members or Water Kit $100 or $85 for LEAD Group members, see: Do–It–Yourself Lead Safe Test Kits. This covers the cost for laboratory analysis. Join The LEAD Group today! Membership is only $5 per annum

There is also this link that you may want to check, NSW Department of Primary Industries
Soil testing service  and
Is your yard lead safe?.

Erik Wibowo
(Research Assistant - Global Lead Advice and Support Service)

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