Water Quality

Lead Arsenate: Factsheets & Information

Human Health Hazards: Lead arsenate pesticides in soils (2 page PDF)

Fact sheet from Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services (DHFS) detailing health concerns and recommendations about lead arsenate pesticides.

Public Health implications of residual lead and arsenic in orchard soils (5 page PDF)

Memo from Wisconsin DHFS on the public health implications of residual lead and arsenic in orchard soils.

What is Arsenic?
Fact sheet from Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services explaining arsenic.

The Apple Bites Back (7 page PDF)
Article from Environmental Health Perspectives Journal, August 2006.

Task Force Final Report (70 page PDF)

Lead and Arsenic in Soil at Old Fruit Orchards: Frequently Asked Questions - 3 page PDF
Fact sheet from Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection explaining lead arsenic issues for property owners.

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