Elevated blood lead levels found in dozens in Zhejiang
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Dozens of people living near a battery plant in Deqing County, Zhejiang Province in East China have dangerously elevated blood lead levels, according to medical tests carried out since March. ...More
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The children and adults show their test results. Since March of 2011, in Mengxi Village of Xinshi Town, many residents near a battery company including adults and children have been tested to have elevated blood lead levels. According to the tests, the average blood lead level of the children exceeds the normal value of 100ug/L, the highest level is more than 400ug/L.