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Paint peeling off the exterior of a house. Photo courtesy of Standard Home Inspections.

What Should Oakland Residents Do to Avoid Toxic Lead Contamination? Fruitvale district has highest levels of lead poisoning in California, worse than Flint

Toxic lead levels are dangerously high in Oakland’s Fruitvale district, which has the highest level of contamination in California and are worse than in Flint, Michigan, according to a national report recently published by Reuters.