RISKS AND BENEFITS FROM LEAD IN GASOLINE; EFFECT ON ENERGY USE AND THE ENVIRONMENT
The following topics are discussed: cost-benefit techniques; importance of food as source of lead exposure for humans; lack of evidence that airborne lead is human health hazard; use of econometric demand estimation model as a means for deriving the benefits of lead levels in gasoline; and EPA regulations.
Brookhaven National LaboratoryUpton, NY USA
- Meier, P M
- Publication Date: 1975-5
- Pagination: 8 p.
- TRT Terms: Aerosols; Benefit cost analysis; Econometric models; Economics; Energy; Environmental impacts; Environmental protection; Food; Functions (Mathematics); Gasoline; Hazards; Health hazards; Human beings; Lead (Metal); Regulations; Risk assessment
- Identifier Terms: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
- Old TRIS Terms: Functional models
- Subject Areas: Economics; Energy; Environment; Highways; Law; Safety and Human Factors;
- Accession Number: 00094758
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: CONF-750554-2
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: May 14 1976 12:00AM