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lead contamination

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A Philadelphia classroom is filled with dangerous levels of lead and asbestos while the unresponsive school district is missing in action.
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Many Philadelphia schools are incubators for illness, with environmental hazards that endanger students and hinder learning.
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Are California regulators in denial about the dangers of lead? The state's response to previous lead-poisoning crises raise plenty of doubts.

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