A Case Study of a Partnership in Chicago to Prevent Childhood Lead Poisoning

  • Anita Weinberg
Part of the The Loyola University Symposium on the Human Rights of Children book series (LUSY, volume 1)


The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) describe lead poisoning as a potentially devastating, but entirely preventable, disease caused primarily by exposure to dust from deteriorated paint on old housing (CDC, 2009).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.ChildLaw Policy InstituteLoyola University Chicago School of LawChicagoUSA

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