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Retro Report on PBS | Episode | Lingering Peril From Paint

The federal government banned lead from gasoline and household products years ago, but a toxic mess remains. About half a million children – disproportionately children of color – have dangerously high lead levels in their blood, mostly from exposure to peeling paint and contaminated dust. The fight over who should clean it up has lasted for decades.

S1 E5 | 0:14:58 | AIRED: 10/21/2019 | EXPIRES: 10/6/2026 |
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