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The risk of lead poisoning isn’t just in Flint. So we mapped the risk in every neighborhood in America.

Posted by Steve Schram on April 21, 2016 at 10:20 AM

Originally published on April 6, 2016 on Vox by Sarah Frostenson and Sarah Kliff.

Neighborhoods where kids face the highest risk of lead poisoning exist all across America.

The trouble is that exposure risk is surprisingly difficult estimate, due to avariety of state-by-state differences in reporting standards. So we worked with epidemiologists in Washington state to estimate risk levels in every geographic area in America.

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