Faculty Sponsor

Patricia Flatt

Date

2016-05-26

Abstract

In light of the recent events in Flint, Michigan this poster will review lead poisoning and its long term effects. We will be covering the multitude of sources of lead poisoning, the mechanisms by which lead does its damage, detection methods, treatment options, and limitations therein. The issues in Flint have highlighted the flaws in current acceptable detection procedures as well as brought to light the dangers of lead. Public concerns about clean drinking water have brought these issues to the forefront.

Type

Poster

Type (DCMI Terms)

Text; StillImage

Department

Chemistry

Language

Eng

Rights

In Copyright (InC)

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Chemistry Commons

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