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Avoid risks to children's health during renovations and energy retrofits, experts urge

March 06, 2011
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A new report says that energy retrofits can fight climate change and create healthier homes but that training and caution are essential to avoid release of brain-damaging lead and other toxic substances. Dr. Bruce Lanphear served as advisor for the report by the Canadian Environmental Law Association.

[news release from the Canadian Environmental Law Association]  [Canadian Press/CTV story]  [Reuters story]