Navigation Links
No special Detergents Required To Remove Lead-Laden Dust

Washington: Researchers now think that no special detergents is required to remove lead-laden dust from households. Previously it was recommended that one use phosphate detergents to clear lead.//

A new study by researchers at the Saint Louis University School of Public Health has found that cheap all-purpose detergents are enough to remove lead-laden dust.

According to the study, published in the recent issue of the American Chemical Society's Environmental Science and Technology journal, all-purpose detergents remove lead-contaminated dust from household surfaces just as effectively as high phosphate detergents and lead-specific cleaning products. The researchers, led by Roger D. Lewis, tested how well various detergents removed lead from three common household surfaces: vinyl flooring, wood and wallpaper.

They found that all-purpose floor detergents containing no phosphate did just as well as a more expensive lead-specific product and trisodium phosphate (TSP), a less environmentally friendly substance. Lead-specific cleaners or TSP have long been recommended for lead removal.

(Source:ANI)
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Skin specialist advise on cellulite
2. Chronic back pain may be relieved by special physiotherapy
3. Visually impaired prefer specially enhanced TV
4. Hospitals to Equip Themselves with ER Especially For Psychiatric Patients
5. Rural Canadians travel far for specialists: study
6. Saket Hospital to get Multi-speciality Facilities from Max Healthcare
7. Apollo to Open Super-specialty Hospital in Oman by Year-end
8. Muscles May Need Estrogen to Regain Strength, Especially as Women Age
9. Heart Rhythms Swing Precariously to Emotion, especially Anger
10. Paucity of specialists sends emergency department on a spin
11. Army Dental Corps to Get Multi-speciality Unit
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/26/2017)... ... May 26, 2017 , ... Amir Qureshi, MD is the ... versatile, patient-centric spinal cord stimulation system. The Nuvectra™ Algovita SCS System has been FDA ... to be the first in Arkansas to introduce the most powerful SCS system and ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... May 26, 2017 , ... On May 24, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) ... House on May 4, would result in 23 million Americans losing their health insurance ... 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). , “It is clear from ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... May 26, 2017 , ... Dr. Alex Rabinovich, a highly-skilled ... a new, informational blog post on insurance options. If a Bay Area patient has ... help save time and money. Visiting an in-network provider for a second opinion can ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... 2017 , ... “Cactus Jack: Against All Odds”: the story of Coach Cactus ... Against All Odds” is the creation of published author, Walter Hubbard, a retired wildlife ... Carlisle’s third child Jane. Walter. Walter and Jane have three adult children and ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... , ... May 24, 2017 , ... Altec ... participation in nVerge 2017 – a one-day technology conference in San Diego, CA. ... solution, which allows users to fully utilize and enhance their Sage ERP solutions by ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/26/2017)... , May 25, 2017  In response to ... , Direct Relief is working with Pfizer to ... available at no cost to community health centers, free ... providers nationwide. "Pfizer has a long-standing ... medicines and ensuring patient safety through educational activities," said ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... 2017  Two Bayer U.S. Pharmaceutical leaders received top ... recent 28 th Woman of the Year ... HBA,s longstanding mission of furthering the advancement and impact ... Cindy Powell-Steffen , senior director of brand activation ... Libby Howe , a regional business manager for ...
(Date:5/11/2017)... TORONTO , May 11, 2017  Thornhill ... ) has been awarded an $8,049,024 USD five-year, ... Defense through the Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC) ( ... Field Anesthesia Systems to administer general anesthesia to ... environment.  "The US Marine Corps have ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: