El Plomo--Su Hogar Seguro/Lead--Your Safe Home (Spanish/English)

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Pamphlet
Abstract: 

This folder provides information about lead in both simple English and Spanish. Explains what lead is, what happens when dangerous levels of lead enter our bodies, how lead gets into a home, and who is most in danger of lead poisoning. Discusses how to test a home for lead and what to do if lead levels are too high. Eight simple illustrations clarify, highlight key points. For speakers of Spanish, low-literacy English-speakers, public health workers, health teachers, school nurses.

Author: 
Marilyn Bode, Wanda Olson
Topic Areas: 
Home Economics
Safety
Health
Environmental Health
Target Audience: 
Consumers
Teachers
Grades Pre K-12
Government
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Outside Minnesota
Enhancements / Connections: 

"Lead--Your Safe Home" is also available in Cambodian/English (order item FO-6599-SEEK), Hmong/English (item FO-6600-SEEK) and Laotian/English (item FO-6602-SEEK). Also in this series: "Radon--Your Safe Home," "Molds--Your Safe Home" and "Carbon Monoxide--Your Safe Home."

Pages/Length: 
4 pages
Date Produced/Published: 
1995
Fee: 
Yes
Cost: 
$.75 + S&H
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Material format or language other than English: 
Spanish
Contact(s) or order information.: 

MES Distr Ctr (order@dc.extension.umn.edu, fax 612/625-6281). Credit cards: 800/876-8636, 612/624-4900.

Organization code of item (if any): 
FO-6601-SEEK
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