Testing At Mass. Schools Finds Over Half Have High Lead, Copper Levels In Drinking WaterTesting at more than 1,000 Massachusetts schools last week found that more than half had drinking water containing lead and/or copper at rates above the "action level."
Students Head Back To School In BostonWith summer vacation over, schools in Boston welcomed back students in grades 1-12 Thursday morning.
7 More Boston Schools Found To Have 'Unacceptable' Lead Levels In Drinking WaterSeven more Boston schools have been found to have "unacceptable" levels of lead in the water in their drinking fountains.
2 BPS Facility Workers Placed On Leave After Lead Found In Drinking WaterTwo workers in the Boston Public Schools Facility Department have been placed on administrative leave after water at drinking fountains in some area schools were found to contain high levels of lead.
2 More Boston Schools Found To Have Unsafe Levels Of Lead In Drinking WaterDrinking fountains at the Boston Latin Academy in Roxbury and the Murphy School in Dorchester have been found to contain high levels of lead.
Push In Mass. To Make Halloween Decorations SaferIf you’re looking for a scare this Halloween, just take a look at the fine print on some of the decorations that are now on store shelves.
Study: Cheap Jewelry Sold In Mass. Can Have High Levels Of Toxic ChemicalsHealth advocates are expressing concern over the amount of toxic chemicals being found in low-cost jewelry.
Lead Found In Hundreds Of Popular LipsticksA study found nearly 400 popular lipsticks on the market right now contain the heavy metal.