EPA awards $800,000 to the UNC-Chapel Hill for studies on how lead impacts children's health

EPA awards $800,000 to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to examine lead in well water and its potential impact on children's developmental health. 

Working with the State of North Carolina and using healthcare, education, and water infrastructure data for their research, the UNC team will assess the association between lead in private well water and children's blood lead levels.


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Source: U.S. EPA