Lead Test Strips 20-500 ppm EM Quant (1 PK of 100)
Lead | Lead Test Kits | Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Is there lead in your tap water? Given the many health repercussions of lead-contaminated water , this can be a frightening question to encounter. The good news is that there are several options for determining the answer. Simply choose your state from the drop-down menu, and you will then be directed to a list of DEP-certified labs in your state. You can also find a lab by phone. Step 2 : Pick up a sample container or request that the lab mail it to you. You may be able to skip this step.
Lead in drinking water is mostly caused by lead pipes especially in houses built prior to the s. The lead concentration is normally higher when the water is softer, ie. When lead enters the body it can cause damage to the central nervous system as well as cause developmental harm especially in children and infants, neurological and kidney damage.
Test strips and reagent for the detection and semi-quantitative determination of lead ions. It continues to be used because it is versatile, easy to work soft and malleable and resistant to corrosive liquids. Lead found in our environment water, soil, the food chain can mostly be traced back to vehicle exhausts and the combustion of leaded gasoline. The combustion process yields lead and lead oxide.