Beware of Using Lead Containing Paints in Classroom Decorations

health risk of using lead paints

Environmental watch group wants schools to be free of harmful leaded paints An environmental watch group has reminded school officials to keep a “vigilant-eye on lead containing decorative paints” that are harmful to human health. The EcoWaste Coalition issued the reminder in time for the ‘Brigada Eskwela,’ an annual project of the Department of Education (DepEd) to prepare school facilities for the resumption of classes that will start on June 4. “We call upon all school heads and teachers to exercise the utmost vigilance to ensure that banned leaded paints…