Why You Should Avoid Using Lead Paint

Lead paint is a kind of paint which contains lead compound. Lead are commonly used as pigment in paint in the form of: lead(II) chromate (PbCrO4, “chrome yellow”), Lead(II,IV) oxide, (Pb3O4, “red lead”), and lead(II) carbonate (PbCO3, “white lead”) to speed up drying, increase durability, maintain a fresh appearance, and resist moisture that causes corrosion. Lead is one of the main…