Health Department Warns Avoid Using Traditional Ceramic Ware For Food And Drinks

The Health Department today warned New Yorkers to avoid using traditional, non-food safe clay pots, cups, and dishes (ceramic ware) for cooking or serving foods and drinks. Continue Reading →


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Childhood Lead Exposure From Harlem To Hollis Fell 21% In 2019 Compared To 2018

The Health Department today released its latest Childhood Blood Lead Level Surveillance Quarterly Report covering all four quarters of 2019 from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →


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City Launches New LeadFree NYC Home Outreach Effort To Combat Potential Lead Paint Exposure

The de Blasio Administration today launched a data-based outreach and inspection effort to combat childhood lead exposure from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →


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Mayor de Blasio And Commissioner Garcia Announce A Plan To End Childhood Lead Exposure

Mayor de Blasio and Commissioner Kathryn Garcia today released the City’s Roadmap to Eliminating Childhood Lead Exposure, following a 90-day review of all agencies’ policies related to lead prevention. Continue Reading →


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