This fast screening test kit contains 10 tests with everything needed for accurate results of unsafe lead levels in the field.
This is a revolutionary product designed to make Lead testing in water safe, easy, and affordable. This fast screening test kit contains 10 tests with everything needed for accurate results of unsafe lead levels. With reliable results in only 10 minutes, this test kit clearly gives results confirming Lead in water and conforming to the EPA guideline of 15 ppb (µg/L). The kit can test water quality from various sources including faucets, wells (ground water), and home purification systems.
Standards and Regulations for Lead [ACCLPP 2012]
- EPA: Drinking Water: 15ppb
- FDA: Juice: 50ppb
- EPA: Residential Soil: 400 ppm (play areas), 1200 ppm (non-play areas)
- CPSC: Paint: 90ppm
- FDA: Bottled drinking water: 5ppb
High Blood lead levels (i.e., greater than 700ppb) can cause serious health effects, including seizure, coma, and death. Blood levels as low as 100ppb have been associated with adverse effects on cognitive development, growth, and behavior among children aged 1-5 years.