United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
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Issue brief series: Lead. Healthy Environments for Children Alliance
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Lead. Environmental Burden of Disease Series, No. 2 - Assessing the environmental burden of disease at national and local levels (2003).
Blood levels in children. Fact Sheet No. 4.5. (2007) Copenhagen, World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe.
Air Quality Guidelines for Europe - Second Edition
Lead (Chapter 6.7)
WHO (2009) Global health risks: mortality and burden of disease attributable to selected major risks. Geneva, World health Organization.
WHO/EURO (2007) Health risks of heavy metals from long-range transboundary air pollution. Joint WHO/Convention Task Force on the Health Aspects of Air Pollution. Copenhagen, World Health Organization.
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WHO (2003) Lead in drinking-water. Background document for development of WHO Guidelines for Drinking-water Quality. Geneva, World Health Organization (WHO/SDE/WSH/03.04/09)
International Lead and Zinc Study Group
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