Wisconsin has multiple strategies and partners engaged in the fight against the number one environmental health threat to children. Links on this page will take you to resources specific to Wisconsin to address childhood lead poisoning.
Wisconsin Reports on Lead Poisoning Prevention
Report on Childhood Lead Poisoning in Wisconsin - 2014
A comprehensive report on childhood lead poisoning is now available online: 2014 Report on Childhood Lead Poisoning in Wisconsin (PDF, 1.5 MB). The report describes critical issues related to lead poisoning, the activities of the Childhood Lead Program, trends in lead testing and lead poisoning in Wisconsin, and efforts to prevent lead poisoning.
Response to 2009 Senate Joint Resolution 65
In April 2010, the Wisconsin Legislature passed Senate Joint Resolution 65 (PDF, 28 KB), which required the Elimination Plan Implementation and Oversight Committee to submit a report on the costs borne by the educational and criminal justice systems attributable to lead poisoning and methods to address lead paint hazards in housing. The report, delivered to the Wisconsin Legislature on December 30, 2010, is entitled Response to 2009 Senate Joint Resolution 65 (PDF, 303 KB). Also, there is a two-page summary of the report entitled, Eliminate Childhood Lead Poisoning in Wisconsin: A Response to Senate Joint Resolution 65 (PDF, 133 KB).