White lead (painting)
According to Convention No. 13, of 1921, the use of white lead, a kind of white pigment used in painting, sulphate of lead and all products containing these pigments is forbidden in the internal painting of buildings. The employment of young persons under 18 years of age and of all women in painting work of an industrial character involving the use of these products is prohibited. Permitted uses should be regulated by national legislation, and various hygiene measures have to be taken in such cases.
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