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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Do Lead Bullets Continue to Be a Hazard After They Land?

Title:
Do Lead Bullets Continue to Be a Hazard After They Land?

Abstract:
There were 20 million metric tons of lead bullets fired in the United States in the 20th century. Is that lead having an environmental impact? Not at or near the U.S. Forest Service firing range near Blacksburg, Va., according to research by Virginia Tech geological scientists.

URL:
http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/medicalnews.php?newsid=15772

Source:
Medical News Today,

Resource Type:
Article/report

Date of Publication:
November 2, 2004

Associated Sectors:

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