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LEAD BASED PAINT POISONING

AMENDMENTS OF 1972

HEARINGS

BEFORE THE

SUBCOMMITTEE ON HEALTH

OF THE

COMMITTEE ON
LABOR AND PUBLIC WELFARE

UNITED STATES SENATE

NINETY-SECOND CONGRESS

SECOND SESSION

ON

S. 3080

TO AMEND THE LEAD BASED PAINT POISONING PREVENTION

ACT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

MARCH 6, 9, AND 10, 1972

Printed for the use of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare

U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

WASHINGTON : 1972

76–737 O

COMMITTEE ON LABOR AND PUBLIC WELFARE

HARRISON A. WILLIAMS, JR., New Jersey, Chairman JENNINGS RANDOLPH, West Virginia JACOB K. JAVITS, New York CLAIBORNE PELL, Rhode Island

PETER H. DOMINICK, Colorado EDWARD M. KENNEDY, Massachusetts RICHARD S. SCHWEIKER, Pennsylvania GAYLORD NELSON, Wisconsin

BOB PACKWOOD, Oregon WALTER F. MONDALE, Minnesota

ROBERT TAFT, JR., Ohio THOMAS F. EAGLETON, Missouri

J. GLENN BEALL, JR., Maryland
ALAN CRANSTON, California

ROBERT T. STAFFORD, Vermont
HAROLD E. HUGHES, Iowa
ADLAI E. STEVENSON III, Illinois

STEWART E. MCCLURE, Staff Director

ROBERT E. NAGLE, General Counsel
ROY H. MILLENSON, Minority Staff Director

EUGENE MITTELMAN, Minority Counsel

SUBCOMMITTEE ON HEALTH

EDWARD M. KENNEDY, Massachusetts, Chairman HARRISON A. WILLIAMS, JR., New Jersey RICHARD S. SCHWEIKER, Pennsylvania GAYLORD NELSON, Wisconsin

JACOB K. JAVITS, New York THOMAS F. EAGLETON, Missouri

PETER H. DOMINICK, Colorado ALAN CRANSTON, California

BOB PACKWOOD, Oregon HAROLD E. HUGHES, Iowa

J. GLENN BEALL, JR., Maryland CLAIBORNE PELL, Rhode Island

ROBERT TAFT, JR., Ohio WALTER F. MONDALE, Minnesota

LEROY G. GOLDMAN, Professional Staff Member

JAY B. CUTLER, Minority Counsel

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CONTENTS

CHRONOLOGICAL LIST OF WITNESSES

MONDAY, MARCH 6, 1972

Ervin, Charles, Associate Director for Policy and Program Development,

ACTION
Magnuson, Hon. Warren G., a U.S. Senator from the State of Washington.

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STATEMENTS

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Chisolm, Julian J., Jr., M.D., associate professor of pediatrics, Johns

Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md., accompanied by
Mrs. Louise Burton and Mrs. Emma Haskins.
Prepared statement_-

47 Duval, Merlin K., M.D., Assistant Secretary for Health and Scientific Af

fairs, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, accompanied by Robert E. Novick, Director, Bureau of Community Environment Manage ment Health Services and Mental Health Administration, HEW; Peter Hutt, Assistant General Counsel, Food and Drug Administration, HEW; Roger Challop, M.D., staff pediatrician, Bureau of Community Environmental Management Health Services and Mental Health Administration, HEW

234 Prepared statement..

28 Ervin, Charles, Associate Director for Policy and Program Development, ACTION

281 Finger, Harold B., Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology, Department of Housing and Urban Development.

13 Fuges, Fred, supervisor of social service, Kings County Medical Center,

Brooklyn, N.Y., accompanied by Miss Elizabeth Johnson and Mrs. Bessie
Goodwin, Parents Lead Action Group-

218 Prepared statement--

221 Greenfield, Stanley M., Dr., Environmental Protection Agency, accompanied

by Dr. Vaun Newill, special assistant for Health Effects, Office of Research and Monitoring, EPA; and Dr. Kenneth Bridbord, assistant to Dr. Newill.

265 Guinee, Vincent F., M.D., director, Bureau of Lead-Poisoning Control, De

partment of Health, New York City Health Services Administration.--- 210 Haley, Daniel J., president, Finnaren & Haley, Inc., Philadelphia, March 9, 1972, with enclosure..

203 Hart, Hon. William, mayor, East Orange, N.J., accompanied by David Burns, health officer---

103 Javits, Hon. Jacob J., a U.S. Senator in Congress from the State of New York

12 Kennedy, Hon Edward M., a U.S. Senator from the State of Massachusetts, on S. 3080, amendment to Lead-Based Paint Poisoning Prevention Act--- 113 Prepared statement

8-231 Larsen, Elmer C., vice president, and general manager, Coatings & Resins Division, PPG Industries, Inc., Pittsburgh, Pa., March 9, 1972

198 Magnuson, Hon. Warren G., a U.S. Senator from the State of Washington.- 284 Robinson, Philip E., executive vice president, Lead ustries Association,

accompanied by Dr. Jerome F. Cole, director, Environmental Health, LIA, and Jerome F. Smith, secretary and manager, LIA-

58 Roland, Robert A., executive vice president, National Paint & Coatings

Association; accompanied by John M. Montgomery, general counsel ; Royal A. Brown, technical director, National Paint & Coatings Association ; William E. Hood, chairman of board, Industrial Coatings, Inc.; Ralph Levine, technical director, Paint Division, N. L. Industries, Inc., (Dutch Boy Paints); John DeGregory, president, Standard Brands Paints Co.; Daniel J. Haley, president, Finnanen & Haley, Inc., and E. C. Larsen, vice president and general manager, PPG Industries, Inc., a panel from the paint industry

132 Ryan, Hon. William F., a Representative in Congress from the State of New York

117 Prepared statement

122 Schweiker, Hon. Richard S., a U.S. Senator from the State of Pennsylvania

11 Prepared statement

11 Singleton, Veronica, Philadelphia Welfare Rights Organization..

214 Stein, Jonathan, Community Legal Services, Philadelphia---

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Articles, publications, etc. :

"A Control Strategy for Lead in Paint," an in-house technical report,

by K. Bridbord, C. Shy, D. Hammer, H. Goldberg, V. Newell, and W.
Nelson, Division, Health Effects Research, Environmental Protec-

tion Agency, North Carolina, January 18, 1972_.
Committee members on the Department of Health, Education, and Wel-

fare Intradepartmental Committee for implementing the Lead-Based

Paint Poisoning Prevention Act (Public Law 91-695)----
"Lead Poisoning in Children," reprinted for distribution with the bul-

letin, "Facts About Lead and Pediatrics," Lead Industrites Asoscia-
tion, Inc., Madison Avenue, New York, N.Y., by Jane S. Lin-Fu, M.D.,
F.A.A.P., pediatric consultant, U.S. Department of Health, Educa-

tion, and Welfare --
"Maximum Daily Intake of Lead Without Excessive Body Lead-Bur-

den in Children," reprinted from the American Journal of Diseases
of Children, October 1971, vol. 122, by Barry G. King, Ph. D.,

Cincinnati
“The Silent Killer,” a proposal for production of a half-hour docu-

mentary on childhood lead poisoning, by the Parents Lead Action

Group, Brooklyn, N.Y-Communications to :

Barrett, Hon. William A., a U.S. Congressman from the State of Penn

sylvania, from: Hollis S. Ingraham, M.D., commissioner of health,

Department of Health, State of New York, March 17, 1972----
Beall, Hon. J. Glenn, Jr., a U.S. Senator in Congress from the State of
Maryland, from:
Davis, Braith H., chairman of the board, Conchemco, Inc., Balti-

more, Md., March 1, 1972.--
Feinberg, Harry, president, Duron Paint Manufacturing Co., Inc.,

March 3, 1973.-
Kennedy, Hon. Edward M., a U.S. Senator in Congress from the State
of Massachusetts, from :
Baldwin, Colin E., chairman of the board, the Sherman-Williams

Co., Cleveland, Ohio, March 2, 1972_
Cahn, Camper Jean, director, Urban Law Institute of Antioch

College, Washington, D.C., March 3, 1973, with enclosure--
Finger, Harold B., Assistant Secretary, Department of Housing

and Urban Development, March 14, 1972.-
Heckert, R. E., vice president and general manager, E. I. du Pont

de Nemours & Co., Wilmington, Del., March 2, 1972_.
Howard, Ernest B., M.D., executive vice president, American

Medical Association, Chicago, Ill., March 23, 1972_-
Paris, Ned F., president, National Association of Blue Shield

Plans, Chicago, Ill., March 13, 1972_.
Magnuson, Hon. Warren G., a U.S. Senator in Congress from the State
of Washington, from :
Cowman, E. A., president-board member NP&CA, Cowman-Camp

bell Paint Co., April 4, 1972_
Martin, George, vice president, Parker Paint Manufacturing Co.,

Inc., Tacoma, Wash., March 23, 1972_-
McGrath, Dennis J., M.D., assistant for medical review, Division of

Chemical Hazards, Bureau of Product Safety, Department of Health,
Education, and Welfare, from: Carlos B. Zilveti, M.D., M.P.H.,
director, maternal and child health, Department of Health, New

Haven, Conn., with enclosures, February 11, 1972_----
Packwood, Hon. Robert, a U.S. Senator in Congress from the State

of Oregon, from: William L. Stafford, purchasing manager, Glidden

Durkee Division of SCM, Portland, Oreg., March 2, 1972-
Parker, Carey, legislative assistant to Senator Edward M. Kennedy,

from: James C. Bryant, Jr., manager of public relations, Glidden

Durkee Division of SCM Corp., Cleveland, Ohio, March 3, 1972--Pell, Hon. Claiborne, a U.S. Senator in Congress from the State of

Rhode Island, from: Harry J. Main, president, M & M Paint Manu

facturing Co. Pawtucket, R.I., March 2, 1972--
Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare, U.S. Senate, from:

Wesley P. Pollitt, vice president-secretary, Sapolin Paints, Inc.,
New York, N.Y., March 7, 1972.-

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