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July - December 2007
  1. Method for testing road-side plants for Lead in Kenya
  2. Hazards of Stained Glass Lamp shade
  3. 'champions for sustainability' focus group workshop
  4. Contact details for purchasing a "Green Machine"
  5. Lead safety within Australia & in the international trade in lead scrap recycling
  6. Pollution in Port Kembla
  7. Where can I buy a paint lead test kit in Adelaide?
  8. Longcaster Dissolvable Sinkers added to website
  9. What other than lead do mirrors have on their backing?
  10. Is there likely to be migration of lead from storm water pvc pipes into the tankwater?
  11. Is there a list of baby toy companies that ensure their toys are lead free?
  12. Is a lead-containing Colonial Trunk Bench handcrafted in Colombia safe for a young couple to buy?
  13. Interactive health education exhibit on lead poisoning prevention
  14. What is the chance of lead being in my computer mouse?
  15. What levels of lead in accumulated dust presents a health issue?
  16. Could you provide background evidence on the long term effects of lead in adults?
  17. Dangers of conducting "Lead wipes" to seal the lead sheaths at jointing/terminating positions of electrical cables
  18. Is it safe for my family to remain in the house during demolition of an asbestos-containing kitchen ceiling?
  19. Son partially chewed the letters off a T-Shirt and I am concerned that it may have lead in it
  20. Where can I purchase Nitto Denko lead free duct tape?
  21. After removal of lead paint I am concerned that vacuuming may lead to further contamination
  22. Decorative lights containing lead
  23. Regulating the amount of lead allowed in children's toys and jewelry
  24. lead paint banned in 1970, fence was lead painted by a local council
  25. What standard do H13 class vacuum cleaners HEPA filters fall under


  1. I want to see a Green Machine in operation
  2. How to purchase a basic DIY home lead assessment kit
  3. Current restrictions on lead ammunition in Australia
  4. I would be happy to give you my report
  5. Would N Z's manufacturer of lead paint test kits be interested in selling our DIY-sampling kits?
  6. I work in a zinc copper mine with some lead and 11 weeks pregnant
  7. Do you know if lead is used in the process to dye leather in Australia?
  8. Do you have any data on waste incinerator pollutants?
  9. When will pet products receive lead content tests?
  10. Do you have information about the safety of lead in children's toys?
  11. Could a lead-sheathed aerator immersed in wine for 15 minutes deliver lead to the wine?
  12. What is recommended once you know you have lead water pipes?
  13. Contacting the designer - maker - supplier of the Green Machine
  14. Are you aware of any researcher interested in bone & tooth lead results
  15. I am a regular pistol shooter. Is there a risk of transferring the Firearm Lead to my family?
  16. Our DIY kit allows you to sample paint & water for laboratory analysis for lead
  17. Could lead cause the body immune system to break down and bring on rheumatoid arthritis?
  18. What is my lead exposure when I cut glass tile and smalti, as a mosaic artist?
  19. Sites that deal with the transfer rate or leaching of lead from plastics
  20. Can I serve food in leaded orange and red glazed clay bowls?
  21. We recommend that you use any ADRA contractor
  22. What brands of lipstick contain lead?
  23. Do you know any good OH&S-tox doctors for Ranelagh Tasmania area?
  24. Lead Poisoning in the Roman Empire
  25. Would you like to buy a DIY-sampling Home Lead Assessment Kit?
  26. Is there any record of Demeyere kettles having been manufactured using lead solder?
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