Non-lead ammunition may reduce lead levels in wild game.

  • Eric J. Buenz
  • Published 2016 in
    Environmental science and pollution research…

Abstract

Lehel et al. (2016) provide important data regarding the levels of toxic metals in deer meat. As the authors highlight, there is reason for concern regarding lead levels in wild game relative to the European Union standards. Some of this lead exposure is inevitable as the source is environmental; however, some is anthropogenic and avoidable. The authors did… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11356-016-7020-7

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