ENVIRONMENTAL CONTAMINATION BY LEAD AND OTHER HEAVY METALS. VOLUME 1. INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY

This report presents the results of a project conducted by the Metals Task Force of the Institute for Environmental Studies to examine the sources, transport, fate, and effects of lead and other heavy metals in the environment. This report describes in detail the research conducted during the last 22 months of the project (October 1, 1975, to July 31, 1977) and summarizes the results obtained during earlier phases (November 1, 1971, to September 30, 1975). Volume 1 presents an overview of the project and its objectives, summarizes the research results, and lists some key facts about the project, its participants, and its products.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Also available in set of 5 reports (PB-287150-SET).
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

    Institute for Environmental Studies
    Urbana, IL  USA  61801

    National Science Foundation

    Applied Science and Research Applications, 1800 G Street, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20550
  • Authors:
    • Rolfe, G L
    • Reinbold, K A
  • Publication Date: 1977-7

Media Info

  • Pagination: 131 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00186780
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NSF/RA-770681 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: NSF-GI-31605, NSF-ERT74-24276
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1979 12:00AM