Lead And Arsenic Found In E-Cigarette Vapors, Study FindsResearchers studied the e-cigarettes of 56 individuals and nearly half of them produced aerosol samples containing dangerous levels of lead in them.
Baby Foods Test Positive For Arsenic & Lead, Study FindsThe researchers reportedly found that 65 percent of the foods contained detectable levels of arsenic.
FDA Warns Lead Exposure Testing Could be InaccurateThe FDA is warning that certain lead tests made by Magellan Diagnostics may yield inaccurate results.
Polls: Lyda Krewson Holds Lead in St. Louis Mayoral RaceThe Missouri Times poll also found crime is at the top of city voter's minds as they select Mayor Slay's replacement.
Legislation Would Require Illinois Schools to Test for LeadThe new bill applies to schools built before 2000 with Pre-K through 5th grade classes, requiring them to test for lead in kitchen sinks and drinking fountains.
SLPS Says Lead Drinking Fountains Will Be Replaced by End of NovemberThe district hoped to have 40 fountains and 10 sinks at 20 schools replaced by Oct. 31.
Can Trump Pass Clinton In The Polls Ahead of Wednesday's Debate?Could the latest leaked FBI emails put a dent in Hillary Clinton's eight point lead over Donald Trump?
St. Louis Public Schools Receive New Drinking FountainsBy the end of October, all the affected schools will have clean, lead-free running water.
Lead Levels Exceed Federal Limit in Some STL SchoolsThe district tested nearly 800 sinks, faucets and fountains in all of its schools and found 45 with lead levels above 20 parts per billion.
Nixon Appoints 3 New Curators to Lead University of MissouriMissouri Gov. Jay Nixon on Wednesday appointed three new members to the board of curators.
Some Mo. Water Systems Fail Lead TestingAssociated Press report on EPA drinking water standards found 14 small suppliers with violations
STL Water Department Assures Public of Low Lead LevelsCity Water Commissioner Curt Skouby says the city has no lead pipes, but there are some lead connecting pipes between the water main and some older homes.