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Case Studies in Environmental Medicine: Lead Toxicity [PDF]
Abstract: Contains information on who's at risk for lead poisoning, exposure pathways, biologic fate, physiologic effects, treatment and management of, and the standards and regulations associated with lead.
Source: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
URL: http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/HEC/CSEM/lead/docs/lead.pdf

Getting the Lead Out: Impacts of and Alternatives for Automotive Lead Use [PDF]
Abstract: Lists alternatives to leaded products, such as lead-acid batteries, used in automobiles.
Source: Environmental Defense
URL: http://www.edf.org/sites/default/files/4111_drivingforward_0
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Identifying Industry Sectors in the Northeast that Emit or Transfer Lead or Lead Compounds [PDF]
Abstract: Focuses on emission and transfer of lead and lead compounds in the Northeast.
Source: Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association
URL: http://www.newmoa.org/publications/otherpbts/leadsectors.pdf

Lead Use and Alternatives [PDF]
Abstract: Discusses alternatives to lead in solder and plastics.
Source: Massachusetts Toxics Use Reduction Institute
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/37/36656.pdf

Potential Regional Coordination on Pollution Prevention Technologies and Resouces for Industry Sectors Emitting or Transferring Lead or Lead Compounds in the Northeast [PDF]
Abstract: Lists alternatives uses of lead and lead compounds in different products.
Source: Northeast Waste Management Officials' Assocation
URL: http://www.newmoa.org/publications/otherpbts/leadopps.pdf

Public Health Statement for Lead
Abstract: Contains an overview of lead, health effects of lead, ways to reduce lead poisoning, and ways lead can enter the environment and the human body.
Source: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
URL: http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/toxprofiles/phs13.html

Sources of Lead
Abstract: A complete list of products that contain lead.
Source: The LEAD (Lead Education and Abatement Design) Group Inc.
URL: http://www.lead.org.au/lasn/lasn006.html

Technical Fact Sheet for Lead Hazards and Alternatives
Abstract: Lists products that contain lead, lead-free alternatives, and success stories.
Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency Region 5
URL: http://www.epa.gov/region5/toxics/lead/index.htm

Toxicological Profile for Lead
Abstract: Provides detailed information on the chemical and physical properties of lead; health effects of lead; production, import, use, and disposal of lead; human exposure to lead; and lead regulations and advisories.
Source: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
URL: http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/toxprofiles/tp.asp?id=96&tid=22

 


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