African Regional Meeting on Eliminating Lead in Paint Recommends 90 ppm Limit

This article reports on the outcome of an African regional workshop on generating support for phasing out lead in paint. The workshop recommended a lead limit of 90 ppm. In Nigeria, the 90 ppm lead standard has been in place since 2016 and a roadmap on lead paint elimination and management has been adopted.

Emerging Policy Issues: Lead in paint