Does your house have lead in it?

You'd never guess the kinds of household items that contain lead

Two items listed on the Multnomah County website that likely contain lead. (Multnomah County)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — There could be lead in your home, even if you’ve been diligent about refraining from buying and using certain products that contain the toxic ingredient. 

This window tested positive for lead. (Multnomah County)
This window tested positive for lead. (Multnomah County)

Multnomah County posted a gallery of regular household items that tested positive for lead by poison investigators in Portland.

Officials say most people are unaware of which items have lead in them.

Click through the gallery here. If you have questions for Multnomah County regarding lead, call 503-988-4000 or e-mail leadline@multco.us.

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