Lead: An Unseen Hazard in the Playground and Garden

Lead dust in a garden or play area can be very dangerous to small children. As they run or dig in the ground, children can inhale small particles of dust. Hands, toys and candies dropped on the soil are also a source of lead.

HAVE KIDS WASH THEIR HANDS OFTEN!

If lead is a problem in your soil, the following can help:

Information originally provided by the American Community Gardening Association.