National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week (NLPPW) is a call to bring together individuals, organizations, industry, and state and local governments to raise awareness of lead poisoning prevention and reduce childhood exposure to lead.This year NLPPW occurs October 20-26-2019. Learn more about ways to participate.
Strengthened Dust-Lead Hazard Standards to Protect Children from Lead Exposure
EPA Actions Supporting the Federal Lead Action Plan
The Presidential Task Force on Environmental Health Risks and Safety Risks to Children released the Federal Lead Action Plan in December 2018 to help federal agencies work with stakeholders to reduce children's exposure to lead and improve children's health.