Stable lead isotope profiles in smelter and general urban communities: a comparison of environmental and blood measures.


High-precision lead isotope ratios and lead concentrations have been compared statistically and graphically in women of child-bearing age (n = 77) from two smelter communities and one general urban community to evaluate the relative contributions to blood lead of tissue lead stores and lead from the contemporaneous environment (soil, floor dust, indoor… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01771238