TITLE

Getting the lead out: important exposure science contributions

AUTHOR(S)
GRANT, LESTER D.
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p577
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses the characterization of human lead-exposure pathways and internal lead burdens which is considered as a key exposure science development that has contributed to identification of effective approaches to reduce public health risks as of 2010. It notes the use of this metal in various ways by both ancient and modern societies, that resulted in its widespread environmental dispersal and increased risks. It cites the availability of extensive information about lead toxicity.
ACCESSION #
54517104

 

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