Lead is a substance which is highly toxic to humans and to the environment and in the early 1970s, Health and Welfare Canada became concerned about the adverse effects of lead pollution on human health. This factsheet gives information on the health effects of lead, timing of the phase-out and its economic impacts, the benefits to consumers, the effects on vehicles, and the results of misfuelling.

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    Conservation and Protection

    Ottawa, ONo,   Canada 
  • Publication Date: 1989


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  • Accession Number: 00608340
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • ISBN: 0-662-56894-X
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SSC-EN40-380/1989
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1991 12:00AM